Thanksgiving Leftovers

Turkey Leftovers — 10 Great Recipes for Easy Day-After Meals

Turkey Leftovers — 10 Great Recipes for Easy Day-After Meals

The second best part of Thanksgiving, after the actual dinner with friends and family, is the turkey leftovers. But if you stocked up on too many bargain-priced turkeys or just can’t face another turkey-and-cranberry-sauce sandwich, there ...more

8 Great Thanksgiving Nibbles — Don’t Starve Waiting for the Turkey!

8 Great Thanksgiving Nibbles — Don’t Starve Waiting for the Turkey!

For a long time I did the bad kind of Thanksgiving snacking. The kind where I decide I won’t eat a THING until Thanksgiving dinner itself. No breakfast! No lunch! I’ll just cook all day, tasting for seasoning once in a while to keep ...more

What Do Americans Really Think of Thanksgiving? (Hint: “Leftovers”)

What Do Americans Really Think of Thanksgiving? (Hint: “Leftovers”)

  It’s pretty mind-boggling when you think about it: every November, on the last Thursday of the month, tens of millions of Americans gather round their tables to eat a menu that, no matter how your season it or spice it, is more or ...more

20 Great Thanksgiving Sides for Easier Holiday Cooking

20 Great Thanksgiving Sides for Easier Holiday Cooking

Everyone says that Thanksgiving side dishes are the best part of the holiday meal, and everyone is right. For one thing, the sides usually way outnumber the turkey. One turkey, six side dishes—how can a lone bird even begin to compete? ...more

Thanksgiving Across America: A Down-Home Southern Feast

Thanksgiving Across America: A Down-Home Southern Feast

Southerners take great pride and find great joy in cooking and sharing meals every day. But on Thanksgiving, they pull out all the stops, with dishes that put the spotlight on regional ingredients like Georgia peaches and sweet Vidalia onions, ...more

Clever Kids Dessert: Foxy Pumpkin Pie

Clever Kids Dessert: Foxy Pumpkin Pie

Initially, I was planning on whipping up a cute pig for this week — because we all pig out on Thanksgiving! But then I thought there’s no reason to make anyone feel guilty for enjoying the holiday. So I decided to make a fun fox out of ...more

Thank Goodness for Thanksgiving Leftovers: Cook Once, Eat Twice

Thank Goodness for Thanksgiving Leftovers: Cook Once, Eat Twice

Thanksgiving dinner is at my in-laws this year, so I’m off the hook, but I’ve offered to bring a mashed potatoes. At this time of year there’s so much cooking going on, which makes it especially important to have go-to dishes like ...more

10 Easy Recipes for Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey

10 Easy Recipes for Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey

You say you’re already tired of Thanksgiving turkey recipes? Then, listen up, my friends. Or “read up,” if you will. The minute Thanksgiving dinner is over, I want you to push back your chair, waddle to the kitchen, and strip ...more

Thanksgiving Leftovers: Smart Storage

Thanksgiving Leftovers: Smart Storage

Here’s the news, some good, some bad. Good news: my husband and I are invited to our friends’ house for Thanksgiving dinner this year. Bad news: we won’t have any leftovers!   It’s the best part of that lovely dinner — lots of ...more

Thanksgiving Turkey — Spice It Up: Best of the Blogs

Thanksgiving Turkey — Spice It Up: Best of the Blogs

When it comes to holiday turkey recipes for Thanksgiving, most of us have a favorite recipe, often one that’s been handed done through a generation of holiday cooks. Yes, that recipe. Mom’s, Dad’s, the one you got from a ...more

Mah-velous Mashed Potatoes: Leftover Logic

Mah-velous Mashed Potatoes: Leftover Logic

A heaping bowl of buttery mashed potatoes is all but mandatory at the Thanksgiving table, but what can you do with leftover spuds once all the guests have gone home? Actually, they’re surprisingly versatile. With a little inspiration, your ...more

Turkey Soup’s On: Leftover Logic

Turkey Soup’s On: Leftover Logic

Of course everyone likes leftover Thanksgiving food, but at a certain point we’re all ready to move on from stuffing-and-turkey sandwiches. And let’s get real—after days of prepping for the big feast, no one is particularly interested in ...more

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