What ends up being important then is the execution.
Faced with a refrigerator full of leftover Thanksgiving food, and not really wanting to repeat the same meal, I thought I had this novel idea: make a Thanksgiving Leftover Pizza.
The idea was not met with enthusiasm.
But I persisted, and I must say, it was really good. On top of the pizza dough were mashed potatoes mixed with goat cheese, stuffing, turkey, and shredded smoked gouda (ok, that last one was not a leftover).
After doing a bit of googling, I realized that this was in fact not a new idea. Tons of people have done it.
But mine came out way better than this one: