A Southern girl at heart, model-actress Molly Sims loves to cook and entertain for family and friends. "Now that I'm a mom in Los Angeles, it's fun to breathe new life into favorite holiday traditions," she says.

With Thanksgiving around the corner, Molly shares her seven easy tips for hosting "Friendsgiving," a casual and fun meal during the Thanksgiving season for friends and family. Find out what she does with turkey leftovers, why she's saying bye-bye to pumpkin pie and what dish she says "no southern girl can enjoy the holidays without."

Check out the slideshow above to discover seven tips for a Southern-style Friendsgiving meal from Molly Sims.

More From Kitchen Daily:
What Not To Serve This Thanksgiving
20 Things You Didn't Know About Thanksgiving
Best Green Bean Casserole Recipes

More From Kitchen Daily:

You've Been Cooking Turkey All Wrong You've Been Cooking Turkey All Wrong
You've Been Cooking Turkey All Wrong
50 Recipes We're Thankful for This Thanksgiving 50 Recipes We're Thankful for This Thanksgiving
50 Recipes We're Thankful for This Thanksgiving
5 Easy Ways to Ruin the Thanksgiving Turkey 5 Easy Ways to Ruin the Thanksgiving Turkey
5 Easy Ways to Ruin the Thanksgiving Turkey

Tags: KD 101, Kid-Friendly, Easy, Thanksgiving, Fall

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy Corporate Site | Advertise With Us