Leftover Makeover Smoked Chicken Dinner


These pandemic restrictions and uncertainties of late are bringing up a lot of memories for me. Growing up, I never realized how impoverished we were. Don’t get me wrong, cousins referred to my sister and I as “welfare” and “food stamps” on the regular, and I was unrelentingly tormented on the bus about my Walmart…

Leftover Makeover Miso Ramen


Top your Top Ramen with leftover smoked pork and a soft boiled egg to make your next quick lunch feel all fancy without much fuss. Ingredients 3-4 thin slices of leftover maple habanero smoked pork 1 seven minute boiled egg, shell removed and sliced in half lengthwise 1 pkg beef Top Ramen 1 heaping tsp…

Leftover Makeover Chicken Curry and Rice Soup


Ingredients 1 cup leftover roast chicken breast, drums, or thighs 1/2-1 cup leftover rice 4 cups chicken stock 1 yellow bell pepper, chopped 1 cup frozen vegetables of choice 1 tsp Thai Red Curry paste 1/2 cup Thai Basil, rough chopped 1 tbsp fresh lemongrass, sliced 2″ inch piece of fresh ginger root, peeled and…