8 Tips for Reviving Leftovers

leftovers polenta and peas

This post contains an affiliate link. Learn more.  Some of my most popular search terms for the blog have been things like “how to reheat grits” and “what to do with leftover risotto.” I know some people absolutely despise leftovers, and others (my husband, for one) just completely forget that they exist. I, on the […]

Summer Rolls with Quick-Pickled Vegetables

Summer rolls are a versatile way to use up leftover vegetables and protein.

Summer rolls–spring rolls’ unfried cousin–are a simple, flexible means of using up leftovers. Here I used leftover pork loin cut into strips, but cooked chicken, shrimp or other meats also work–or skip it altogether for a vegetarian meal. (Look for another way to use up leftover meat next week!) You’ll need round rice paper wrappers […]