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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Frame Made from Found Trim

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“My hubby picked up this old, wood trim for free at an estate sale,” says Lindsay at My Creative Days.  ”I loved how wide it was and asked if he could make a frame out of it.”

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Thanksgiving Pictionary from Household Items

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Somewhat Simple recently featured this project by Christine from I Dig Pinterest.  ”You know how on Thanksgiving there’s always the time after eating until you feel like you’re going to burst, when you just want to sit and relax?” Christine asks.  ”Well this is a perfectly low-maintenance game that will keep the kids occupied while you watch from the sofa.”
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Reconstructing The Mayflower

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I’m excited to share a fun Thanksgiving project with you today that can be made from reclaimed wood.  It’s the brain child of Lisa from  Mabey She Made It, and was featured by Desperately Seeking {Gina}.

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Plastic Easter Eggs Morph Into Autumn Acorns

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At her blog, Becoming Martha, Sarah shares a delightful idea for repurposing and reusing some typical Spring decor for the current season, Fall.  She figured out how to turn plastic Easter eggs into Autumn acorns!

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Damaged Mirror Becomes a Fun Way to Count Blessings

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April from House by Hoff was lucky to snag this mirror from a garage sale last summer, for free.  ”I had expressed interest, and after it didn’t sell, it got rescued from the Goodwill pile and delivered to my house!!!” she says happily.

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Give Thanks for Old Windows

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Ashley, from Cherished Bliss,  had an old window lying around that she found a really fun way to use to help her family celebrate Thanksgiving this year.  She used it as the background for something she calls her family’s Thankful Board.

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Glass Bottle Centerpiece

On a little road trip, Kelli from A Happy Place Called Home came across what appeared to be a desert party area where bottles were strewn all over the ground. While they were dirty and just plain nasty, the images of all the projects involving bottles she’d been wanting to complete propelled her to start {…Read More…}