Time-Saving Make-Ahead Freezer Meals

Relaxing nights are necessary for maintaining sanity—especially as we wait for spring to grace us with its presence. One of our favorite kitchen hacks? Making and freezing meals ahead of time! From breakfast burritos to a savory lasagna, we’ve found 10 make-ahead meals sure to ease the burden of your busy week.
When you pop this Freeze-Ahead Lasagna Primavera into the oven on a cold winter night, you’ll be so happy you stayed home for a cozy dinner.

Find the full recipe at Martha Stewart


It can’t hurt to have a batch (or two) of these Turkey & Spinach Meatballs on hand at all times. Serve solo or throw over a plate of steaming pasta.

Find the full recipe at Veggies By Candlelight


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These Sweet Potato, Black Bean & Egg White Breakfast Burritos are a portable yet nourishing on-the-go option.

Find the full recipe at Ambitious Kitchen


Instead of calling out for delivery, put your favorite Homemade Frozen Pizza in the oven.

Find the full recipe at The Kitchn


Warm up these Freezer Waffles for a lazy weekend brunch!

Find the full recipe at Baked By Rachel


Defrost these healthy Vegan Tempeh & Black Bean Burgers to save time on a hectic night.

Find the full recipe at May I Have That Recipe


Spend Sunday afternoon making this Hearty Chicken Stew With Butternut Squash & Quinoa, then freeze it for the busy week(s) ahead.

Find the full recipe at Cookin’ Canuck


Not only are these DIY Freezer Oatmeal Cups deliciously nutritious, but they also make for a fun cooking activity for the whole family!

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Find the full recipe at Cupcakes & Kale Chips


Personal chicken pot pies to enjoy whenever we please? Perfection! We love this creative Hand-Held Pot Pie recipe.

Find the full recipe at The Lovely Bits


Filled to the brim with veggies, this Tomato, Broccoli & Mozzarella Pasta Casserole might just morph into your new favorite make-ahead dish.

Find the full recipe at The Kitchn

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Author: Carly Hill

Raised in Northern Michigan, she now lives in NYC and splits her time working in social media, being a GG editor & exploring the city for the next best meal! Follow on Instagram

  • Good idea with the pizza! Personal fan of making a bunch of Chef Boyardee pizza kits ahead-of-time and freezing them. I hadn’t thought of it before, so thank you!

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