Turkey

Leftover Turkey Recipes: Turkey Gumbo

Leftover Turkey Recipes: Turkey Gumbo

Sometimes you really need to mix things up with some creative, exciting leftover turkey recipes after the holidays. This turkey gumbo is a great way to use up leftover turkey during the holiday season, but you can also sub shredded chicken and chicken stock to […]

How to Cook a Turkey with Maple Butter

How to Cook a Turkey with Maple Butter

If you’re wondering how to cook a turkey, you’ve come to the right place. While our cooking turkey in a bag method, passed down by my father, is tried and true, sometimes you want to step out of the box a little and try something […]

Light Baked Potato Soup Recipe with Kerrygold Reduced Fat Dubliner

Light Baked Potato Soup Recipe with Kerrygold Reduced Fat Dubliner

I am finally able to start working a little bit of dairy back into my diet, a full year after having to stop eating dairy while breastfeeding. I still need to do small amounts (like a little milk in my tea, or one serving of […]

Holiday Stuffed Turkey Breast Roulade Recipe

Holiday Stuffed Turkey Breast Roulade Recipe

I am a huge fan of Thanksgiving food. I love the roast turkey, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, and well, everything. BUT, Thanksgiving is not always a good day for people who are trying to eat healthy, there is just SO MUCH FOOD! Whether you’re trying […]

GIANT Backpacker’s Sandwich Recipe

GIANT Backpacker’s Sandwich Recipe

People, this is the best sandwich recipe ever. No joke! Layer upon layer of meat, cheese, tomatoes, onions, and condiments, stacked several inches high in a bread shell. Be still my heart!!! Check out this video to see how easy it is to make. It […]

Healthier Seven Layer Dip Recipe

Healthier Seven Layer Dip Recipe

I LOVE seven layer dip.  Let me rephrase that.  I’m so obsessed with seven layer dip that I’ve had dreams of swimming in a pool filled to the brim with seven layer dip, complete with a tortilla strip diving board!  Yep, it’s that bad.  Unfortunately, […]

Turkey Potsticker Recipe and Healthy Cooking on a Tight Budget Update

Turkey Potsticker Recipe and Healthy Cooking on a Tight Budget Update

In March I posted a beef potsticker recipe as part of the United Way Hunger Challenge.  While good, it doesn’t compare to my turkey potsticker recipe.  Ground turkey just seems to have a softer texture that works well with the potsticker wrapper which is chewy […]

Turkey Barley Soup Recipe

Turkey Barley Soup Recipe

This is one of the cheapest soups you can make!  Using the leftover turkey carcass from your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner to make turkey stock, and filling the soup with torn up turkey scraps makes this very affordable.  Add in some really low cost ingredients […]