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What You Can Do With Some Day-Old Leftovers Will Have You Drooling

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I dread the moment when I open up my fridge, hoping against hope that there”s something in there besides boring leftovers. I know I”m not the only one who isn”t a huge fan of them.

But here”s the thing: I also hate wasting food.

That”s why these recipes are so awesome! You can take those leftovers and turn them into some pretty delicious things. Don”t believe me? Here”s the proof…

1. Leftover Quinoa Quinoa Pancakes

Leftover Quinoa — Quinoa Pancakes

These pancakes are healthy and easy to make.

2. Leftover Spaghetti Pizza di Spaghetti

Leftover Spaghetti  Pizza di Spaghetti

It was only a matter of time before some heroic genius came up with this delicious combo.

3. Leftover Spaghetti Spaghetti Frittata

Leftover Spaghetti  Spaghetti Frittata

You”ll love this crunchy and delicious recipe.

4. Leftover Rice Rice Pudding

Leftover Rice  Rice Pudding

This is a sweet and healthy dessert – jackpot!

5. Leftover Rice Brown Rice Veggie Burger

Leftover Rice  Brown Rice Veggie Burger

This hearty veggie burger is great for meat lovers who want to watch what they eat.

6. Leftover Rice Arancini

Leftover Rice  Arancini

Clear some space in your fridge with this delicious appetizer.

7. Leftover Ham Crock Pot Ham and Cheese Soup

Leftover Ham  Crock Pot Ham and Cheese Soup

With this recipe, you can have ham and cheese in soup form. Need I say more?

8. Leftover Ham Ham and Cheese Skillet

Leftover Ham  Ham and Cheese Skillet

All you need is your leftovers and a skillet to make this delicious dinner.

9. Leftover Ham Ham Fried Rice

Leftover Ham  Ham Fried Rice

Give this ham fried rice recipe a shot, you definitely won”t regret it (unlike leaving your leftovers in the fridge for another week).

10. Leftover Ham Crock Pot Ham and Beans

Leftover Ham  Crock Pot Ham and Beans

A simple, delicious, and filling meal – I”m in!

11. Leftover Ham Ham and Pineapple Kabobs

Leftover Ham  Ham and Pineapple Kabobs

Make these delicious BBQ ham and pineapple kabobs for a savory and sweet meal.

12. Leftover Cheese Fromage Fort

Leftover Cheese — Fromage Fort

This mix of herbs and cheese will have you stealing leftovers from other people”s fridges to make it.

13. Leftover Potatoes Cheesy Mashed Potato Bites

Leftover Potatoes  Cheesy Mashed Potato Bites

Who knew that such a delicious and cheesy recipe would be so easy to make?

14. Leftover Potatoes Crispy Cheese Potatoes

Leftover Potatoes  Crispy Cheese Potatoes

Fry up those mashed potatoes and you”ll forget they were ever left over.

15. Leftover Chicken Chicken Noodle Soup

Leftover Chicken  Chicken Noodle Soup

Don”t let that chicken go to waste! There”s nothing like a little comfort food.

16. Leftover Pizza Pizza Breakfast Casserole

Leftover Pizza  Pizza Breakfast Casserole

With this casserole you can feel better about having pizza for breakfast.

17. Leftover Pizza Pizza Quiche

Leftover Pizza  Pizza Quiche

Put eggs, chopped up pizza, and veggies in a pie crust and you can make this awesome quiche.

18. Leftover Bread – Bread Pudding

Leftover Bread - Bread Pudding

If you”ve got some leftover bread you”re not sure what to do with, give this savory pudding recipe a try.

19. Leftover Bread French Onion Soup

Leftover Bread  French Onion Soup

Use up leftover pieces of bread for this tasty french onion soup.

20. Leftover Bananas Banana Bread Doughnuts

Leftover Bananas  Banana Bread Doughnuts

Turn those bananas into an even sweeter treat.

I”ll never look at a fridge full of leftovers the same way again. When there are so many exciting ways to prepare them, day (or two) old food definitely isn”t as boring as it used to seem.

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