Thanksgiving Day & Leftovers Recipes

Thanksgiving Day & Leftovers Recipes

Thanksgiving is almost here!  It really is my favorite holiday to cook for, and now that I’m a blogger I get to have two Thanksgiving meals.  One for blogging before the Thanksgiving festivities start, and one on Thanksgiving that’s just a fun family event. Most people probably think that sounds crazy, but I love it! […]

Orange & Jalepeno Cranberry Glaze on Smoked Turkey

Orange & Jalepeno Cranberry Glaze on Smoked Turkey

My husband John loves to smoke and grill meat.  He got a smoker from his dad who is a garage sale pro and probably got it for next to nothing.  Here he is getting the fire going in our backyard fire pit.  He brined the turkey and then put a rub on it before smoking […]

Leftover Turkey Salad Wraps

Leftover Turkey Salad Wraps

Here’s one more Thanksgiving turkey leftover recipe.  This would be great to chop up any leftovers you have and whip up a batch to keep in the fridge for your lunches this week.  You could also make up wraps and wrap tightly with plastic wrap and keep in the fridge for a quick grab and […]

Leftover Turkey Hash with Kale

Leftover Turkey Hash with Kale

I don’t know if I’ve ever talked about how much I love kale.  It’s my new favorite veg.  I’m surprised I haven’t actually done a post on it.  I love it as a salad, a sautéed side, in pastas and on pizzas.  This was something I dreamed up before we had even cooked our turkey, […]

Bourbon Turkey Brine

Bourbon Turkey Brine

We found a bourbon turkey brine online and switched it up a little with some of our own fresh ingredients.  John will be smoking the turkey, so we thought this would pair well with the smoked flavor.  You could also use it for baking your turkey too. Here are the ingredients to start with. Print […]