15 Terrific Leftover Turkey Recipes

Club sandwich

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. If you ended up with extra turkey and are looking for creative ways to use it, here are some of my favorite recipe ideas:

Make turkey stock. Freeze it and you’ll have a rich, flavorful broth for winter soups all ready to go. Use your . . . → Read More: 15 Terrific Leftover Turkey Recipes

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

A Roundup of Thanksgiving Recipes and Tips

Dear friends,

Happy Thanksgiving countdown! Here are some of the articles and recipes I’ve been enjoying this week, plus a few posts from the archives:

We’ve all heard the story of the pilgrims arriving at Plymouth Rock, but have you seen the actual rock? View the (somewhat underwhelming) rock here, read a . . . → Read More: A Roundup of Thanksgiving Recipes and Tips

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Thanksgiving and the Most Important Thing

We’ll be hosting Thanksgiving here this year for about a dozen friends and family, and I’m excited. Yesterday I bought the turkey and unpacked the china on the dining table.

Then I sat down and made a To Do list. Soon my list was filled with things like: “Clean the oven” and “Vacuum . . . → Read More: Thanksgiving and the Most Important Thing

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Golden, Crispy, Juicy Roast Turkey Recipe

Crispy Roast Turkey Recipe at Happy Simple Living blog

Bill St. John

Back in the 90’s, wine expert Bill St. John (the infamous Dr. Wine) and I used to appear on a Denver television show called Colorado Today, a ‘lite’ morning news and lifestyle show. Every Friday morning I shared photos and design ideas about a Colorado home, but . . . → Read More: Golden, Crispy, Juicy Roast Turkey Recipe

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.

Better Bacon Green Bean Casserole Recipe – Just in Time for Thanksgiving

Bacon Green Bean Casserole at Happy Simple Living blog

It’s a week until Thanksgiving, one of my favorite holidays due to its emphasis on gratitude, family and FOOD, glorious FOOD. If you’re finalizing the menu and wondering how to improve on the traditional green bean casserole (and who among us doesn’t lie awake at night pondering such questions), may I present my . . . → Read More: Better Bacon Green Bean Casserole Recipe – Just in Time for Thanksgiving

About Eliza Cross

Eliza Cross is a full-time writer and the author of a dozen books about food and home design. She has been blogging about simplicity and sustainable living since 2006.