Come Friday, though, you'll probably get hungry again -- and you'll probably have a fridge full of leftovers. We've rounded up seven ways to turn your leftovers into dishes that will give them new life rather than make you feel obliged to recreate Thanksgiving dinner for lack of a better option.
Get creative, and embrace your leftovers: fewer trips to the grocery store is always a good thing. Here are our favorite ways to repurpose your Thanksgiving leftovers, brought to you by the spirited home cooks' community at Food52.
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