No Mantel? No Problem.

The Happy Housie hutch before

Decorating a fireplace mantel for various seasons and holidays can be a lot of fun.  But not every home has a mantel–especially if you are living in an apartment.  Krista from The Happy Housie came up with an excellent solution to this problem, using the top half of an old hutch that she found.

The Happy Housie hutch before

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Use Up Those Leftovers! Turkey Cranchiladas

Leftover turkey

Like I said earlier today, Roadkill Rescue is not a recipe sharing site!  But….since my American readers have refrigerators full of Thanksgiving leftovers, I think we’ll make an exception today.  I’m sharing delicious ideas for using up all that extra food so it won’t go to waste.  (Check out the brownies made from cranberry sauce here if you haven’t already seen them.)   Next up is this idea for using up leftover turkey from Tracey’s Culinary Adventures.

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Use Up Those Leftovers! Cranberry Sauce Brownies

Cranberry Sauce

I’ve been careful not to share recipes here at Roadkill Rescue, since–ahem–the name of this blog does start with the word “roadkill”.  The kind of roadkill we’re dealing with here are the objects no one wants that get transformed into something desirable and useful.  BUT, there’s a first time for everything, and since my American readers probably have a lot of leftover food in their refrigerators this morning, I thought it would be fun to share some ideas today for using up those Thanksgiving leftovers today.  First up: cranberry sauce.

Cranberry Sauce

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Happy Thanksgiving!

The-Thanksgiving-Table

Happy Thanksgiving!

The-Thanksgiving-Table

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Silhouette America Black Friday Deal

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Tis the season for frantic shopping, holiday madness and crazy Black Friday deals.  However this sale starts early.  Happy Thanksgiving ya’ll!  Besides stuffing our faces with the best food America offers I am sure some of you are going to take advantage of a little pre-Black Friday shopping.  Well Silhouette America is starting their sale {…Read More…}

Old Sweaters Become a Wintry Wreath

Design Dining Diapers sweaters before

At Design, Dining + Diapers, Taryn found these sweaters on a 50% clearance at…wait for it…Goodwill.  At a price she couldn’t refuse, Taryn took them home for a cold winter’s night of crafting.

Design Dining Diapers sweaters before

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Luxury Cat Bed from Scrap Materials

Oh So Shabby cat bed before

Over at Oh So Shabby, Lynda decided that dogs can’t have all the nice things in life.  “I am an incurable cat person through and through,” she admits, “so I thought it was time the Kitties got pampered!”

Oh So Shabby cat bed before

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Pretty Storage with Faux Leather Boxes

Stow & Tell U boxes before

“I like to make my own lidded storage boxes and pretty them up,” says Amy from Stow & Tell U.  “These are made from salvaged card board boxes.”

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