Leftovers after big family holidays were always a must for me. What’s Thanksgiving dinner without a ton of great leftovers to last you for days? I feel the same way about Easter! I love having tons of leftover hard-boiled eggs in my fridge and I love having tons of leftover ham! There are a million meals you can make with leftover ham, and I rounded up a few that had me drooling!
Breakfast & Brunch
Cheesy Egg, Avocado and Ham Breakfast Sandwich
Use leftover ham to prepare a hearty breakfast. These can be whipped together super quickly, and you can even make a big batch for freezer meals if you’d like. See the note at the end of the recipe for freezing.
“I love the idea of adding tomatoes and avocado to make it healthier and more filling! Great recipe!”
Loaded Breakfast Potato Boats
Breakfast Potato Boats that use simple, quality ingredients, and are easy to throw together. You can eat them for breakfast, lunch or dinner!
“If my husband has to pick a favorite food, I bet it would be potatoes. I’m sure he would FLIP if I made these! Heck, we’d eat them for dinner!! Looks yummy “
“I love potatoes! I like them in any way shape or form. These look tasty!”
Freezer Breakfast Sandwiches
Stress-free mornings are made possible with these delicious freezer breakfast sandwiches. Totally customizable and can be made healthier. The directions are in the post for healthier options and ideas!
“I have used this recipe several times now. Always turn out perfectly 👍”
“Wow fantastic, my son now makes these each week and takes it to work for breakfast every day.”
Grilled Ham and Cheese with Honey Mustard Sauce
Leftover ham makes the BEST ham and cheese sandwich. Total comfort food especially when slathered in a delicious honey mustard sauce.
Baked Ham and Swiss Sliders
These are the easiest little sandwiches to make for a weeknight meal with some potato salad or baked beans or for a fun Saturday or Sunday lunch!
Broccoli, Ham & Cheese Baked Potato
After the hustle and bustle of the holidays, save time in the kitchen by making these easy baked potatoes. There’s hardly any prep to it, it’s cheap, it fills you up, and tastes delicious!
“This was a really easy and yummy dinner that my family loved. Thanks!”
Slow Cooker Leftover Ham Bone Soup
Use your leftover ham bone to make a delicious and healthy soup. So warm and comforting it will be your favorite after holiday meal!
“I am so pleased with this recipe. I can remember my grandmother making ham bone soup and have longed for the taste of it for so long. If I’m being honest, I expected this recipe to turn out ‘fine or good’ but I never expected it to bring me back to my childhood in my grandmother’s kitchen the day after Easter. The taste of this soup screams homemade and old fashioned – A real ‘tried and true’ recipe that will forever be in my repertoire!”
Ham and Asparagus Rolls
Perfect for brunch, lunch, or as an easy dinner, these Ham Asparagus rolls are a fan favorite!
“This has become one of my favorite recipes!”
“MMM! I could eat like 3 of those for dinner! YUM!”
Ham Fried Rice
Our family’s favorite way to use leftover ham! It’s completely delicious and my whole family–toddlers included–asked for seconds.
“Just the best recipe ever, as is! This is now a #1 favorite for me.”
“Delicious!!! My husband loves Chinese food and he was very impressed that this was from a recipe that I made. Thanks for such an easy, tasteful recipe.”
Chicken Cordon Bleu
Everyone’s favorite with an easier method for getting the chicken breast thin- no more pounding. Perfect for entertaining or a nice dinner at home without all the fuss!