Ten Recipes for Using Leftover Easter Ham

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Ham and Swiss Croissant Bake from  Let's Dish  (see below for a link to the recipe).

Ham and Swiss Croissant Bake from Let's Dish (see below for a link to the recipe).

Happy Day After Easter, everyone! I hope you and yours had a great weekend!

I have to admit the title of this post is a little ironic, as we don't actually have any leftover Easter ham in our house at the moment. Usually this is not the case, but this year, Grandma was out of town, so we decided to have a low-key celebration with a small egg hunt in the backyard and a relaxed brunch over at Monument Cafe (note: if you're here in Austin, you absolutely must check them out, they are phenomenal). It really was the perfect day after a few long, rough weeks.

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Kiddos tallying their scores after a quick hunt.

baby easter egg hunt

I think brother got most of the loot (the girls let him win).

red mosaic table

The girls went snail-hunting in the Biergarten at Monument while we waited on our table.

navy floral casual dress brown handbag

Casual Sunday best.

Dress: Old Navy
Sweater: Target, sold out. Similar at Forever 21
Sandals: Roxy
Bag: Dooney & Bourke
Sunglasses: Hot Topic, sold out. Similar here and here
Earrings (these have been on repeat): Target

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Abby checking out the goods.


In case you were curious, here's a behind-the-scenes from what a table for a family of five looks like. Yeeeesh.

And yes, my child is eating butter from the container. Just now realized that. SMH.

Now on to the good stuff!

I scoured the internet for awhile looking for good recipes to use leftover ham from my (nonexistent) Easter dinner. Thankfully, I found some tasty-looking dishes from nine lovely bloggers who were gracious enough to let me share them with you!

Most of these are breakfast recipes because, hey, I'm a breakfast kind of gal. But there are also some delicious-looking appetizers and lunch/dinner dishes as well.

So without further ado...

Ten Amazing Recipes to Use Leftover Easter Ham

Crescent Breakfast Pies (from Kristyn at Lil' Luna)

Ham & Swiss Croissant Bake (from Danelle at Let's Dish).
Note: This is the recipe pictured above. Her photos looked so good, I couldn't wait to try out the recipe for myself! Final results: this one is hubby-and-kiddo-approved! So good!

Western Omelet Casserole (from Stephanie at Plain Chicken)

Croque Madame (from Cathy at Lemon Tree Dwelling)

Ham & Pineapple Cheese Ball (from Kylee at Kylee Cooks)

Hot Ham & Pineapple Sliders (also from Kylee at Kylee Cooks)

Cubano Sliders (from Jessie at Kitschen Cat)

Chicken Cordon Bleu Quesadillas (from Amy at Little Dairy on the Prairie)

Toasted Italian Sandwich (from Vicky at Mess for Less)

Veggie, Ham & Cheese Rice Bake (from Lauren at Lauren's Latest)

That's it!

Head on over to these amazing blogs and check out their recipes! I know I can't wait to cook up some of these delicious dishes!

Have a great Monday, everyone!

Much Love,