Category: Holidays

Ham Hoppin’ John

Hoppin’ John is one of my favorite New Years Day dishes. This is a fabulous version of it. Some that I have had in the past have been pretty bland…. NOT this one! Very good Down Home Comfort food. It’s

Posted in Dinner Recipes, Holidays, Southern

Barbecue Meatballs

These really are so delicious, folks. I have been looking for the perfect meatball recipe for awhile now and have found it here! Sweet and tangy. Great for parties and get-togethers. They are always a hit because they are so

Posted in Appetizer, Beef, Holidays

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken Schnitzels

This delectable low-calorie chicken dish is packed with flavor but not calories and is perfect for anyone following a diet. The flavor is sooo good. I used panko breadcrumbs and shredded Parmesan and I serve it with lots of steamed

Posted in Chicken, Christmas Recipes, Dinner Recipes, Holidays

Easy Cornish Game Hens

This recipe is so easy but so delicious! When I last made it I made it even easier by not cutting the hens in half, and I cooked two hens — one for now and one for later. It has

Posted in Christmas Recipes, Dinner Recipes, Holidays

Gingersnap Crusted Ham

I’d never thought to use gingersnaps as a crust for ham, but it totally works!! A lovely spicy sweetness is added to the ham and it’s not over powering at all. I’m not usually a mustard lover, but again it

Posted in Christmas Recipes, Dinner Recipes, Holidays, Pork

Leftover Turkey Kentucky Hot Brown

Oh my goodness, oh my goodness… These little babies are absolutely fabulous!! An impressive use of leftovers — and it’s quick! This recipe is healthier than typical hot browns These made a wonderful weekend breakfast treat that we demolished with

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Turkey, Cheddar & Cranberry Sandwich

This sandwich is a great way to use up some Thanksgiving leftovers! It’s delicious on grilled sourdough bread or a croissant. This isn’t really a “recipe” per se, just a great way to use up some of the Thanksgiving leftovers!

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Turkey Panini With Cranberry Dressing

After the ball – when it’s quiet again – and you would like another taste of the turkey – try this sandwich! Thanks to its use of leftover turkey, stuffing, gravy AND cranberries, this pressed sandwich is the king of

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Creamy Leftover Turkey Soup

Great soup! I made this with Thanksgiving leftovers and loved it so much that I made it again with chicken. Then I made it again with Christmas turkey leftovers. It’s fabulous! This goes together in a flash and is really

Posted in Holidays, Soup

Creamy Turkey Tetrazzini From Leftover Turkey

This recipe is an absolute winner. My new “go to” tetrazzini recipe. A great way to use leftover cooked turkey or chicken. It’s also an easy one dish casserole that everyone in the family enjoys. I like the homemade sauce

Posted in Casserole, Holidays, Pasta