Happy Thanksgiving! We're Grateful for Ways to Use Thanksgiving Leftovers

23 Nov


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Happy Thanksgiving from the FYP family to you and yours! It is a truly wonderful holiday that encourages all of us busy people to pause for a moment and count our blessings. And the food, ohh the food. Does your family have any traditional recipes you stick to every year? Share them below!

It seems inevitable that leftovers will be abounding come Friday, and most likely well into the next week. Take advantage of Turkey Day and have some stellar follow up meals planned that use your Thanksgiving leftovers in the most delicious way. Waste not, want not, yes?


1. Leftover Thanksgiving Casserole

If you’re still loving all those Thanksgiving dishes, follow Life Tastes Good’s lead and throw together a casserole that is the epitome of your huge family meal. Afterall, what’s one more casserole? Not to mention, the quick clean up and perks of avoiding playing Tetris trying to fit all of your storage containers in the refrigerator.

thanksgiving leftovers casserole

Photo by Life Tastes Good


2. Creamy Turkey Gnocchi Soup

Everyone ready for a flavor other than the traditional Thanksgiving dishes—transform your leftover turkey into this bowl of tasty goodness! Wholefully’s spin on a chicken gnocchi soup, this warm dish is perfect for the fall weather.

thanksgiving leftovers soup

Photo by Wholefully


3. Cheesy Breakfast Stuffing Cakes

If you’re more of a Thanksgiving sides person than in-it-for-the-turkey, you’ll love this simple stuffing makeover from Well Plated. Especially if you are also a brunch person! What better way to follow Thanksgiving day than with a family brunch?

thanksgiving leftovers stuffing cakes