Cooking Corner

Thanksgiving Leftovers Sandwich

Prep Time
10 mins

Total Time
10 mins

Course: Main dish

Servings: 1


  • 2-3 Slices of Turkey
  • 1/2 c Mashed Potatoes
  • 1/2 c. Stuffing
  • 1/2 c. Cranberry Sauce
  • Lettuce optional


Layers all of the ingredients between two pieces of bread and enjoy!

Author: Kat Jeter & Melinda Caldwell

Christmas Cheese Ball

  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
  • 3/4 cup finely chopped pecans
  • Graham crackers


  • Beat cream cheese, butter and vanilla until smooth; beat in sugars just until blended. Stir in chocolate chips. Refrigerate, covered, until firm enough to shape, about 2 hours.
  • Place mixture on a large sheet of plastic wrap; shape into a ball. Refrigerate, wrapped, at least 1 hour.
  • To serve, roll cheese ball in pecans. Serve with graham crackers.

Nutrition Facts

2 tablespoons: 202 calories, 17g fat (8g saturated fat), 31mg cholesterol, 99mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.
Originally published as Chocolate Chip Cheese Ball in Quick Cooking November/December 2000

Source: Kentuckiana Regional Planning & Development Agency (KIPDA)