Make Ahead


We like to plan ahead whenever possible and part of that is making our meals, food, and snacks ahead of time. Make ahead meals help us to not have such a crazy time putting together meals so we can focus on other things that are important!


Make Ahead Appetizer Recipes

Freezer Breadsticks

Make Ahead Breakfast Recipes

Freezer Breakfast Sandwiches
Homemade Beef Sausage Patties
Instant Oatmeal Packets
Make Ahead Casserole (French Toast)

Make Ahead Side Dish Recipes

Cook Ahead Freezer Rice
Make Ahead Mashed Potatoe RecipeEasy Refried Beans

Make Ahead Meal Recipes

Beef N Bean Burritos
Freezer Pizza Dough
Pizza Rolls
Ranch Chicken CalzonesFreezer Cooking in a Hour
Make Ahead Casserole Recipes (5 Chicken Recipes)
Cheesy Chicken Crescents

Make Ahead Dessert Recipes

Slice and Bake Sugar Cookies

Other Make Ahead Foods

Breadmaker Bread Mix
Freezing Chicken BrothFreezing Milk


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{ 7 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Cindy June 18, 2013 at 2:58 pm

I would LOVE LOVE LOVE to see more freezer meal recipes! thank you for all the great Info …Love your website


2 Amanda July 1, 2013 at 8:36 am

Great website! Thanks for all the great info! What did we ever do before the Internet?!?!


3 Terry October 16, 2013 at 7:48 pm

Awesome Website….Been FullTime RV Living For Just Over 2 Weeks…Learned Alot From Your WebSite..Thx So Much For All Your Awesome Advice


4 Gena Raban February 17, 2014 at 5:15 pm

Love your site, just wanted to let you know about freezing cheese. Cheese can be frozen just wrap securely. The trick to thawing it is to let it thaw on the counter in its wrapper until it becomes oily. Sounds kinda gross but when it is oily place it in the refrigerator until completely chilled. Then it will slice as usual. If you don’t let it get oily it will crumble.


5 Merissa February 17, 2014 at 5:17 pm

Thanks for sharing!


6 Dakota June 29, 2014 at 9:53 pm

Beans are the greatest homemade food EVER!! With some planning and some timing, they could get you thru a rough spot. Me and Hubby are 7 years into living in a( now insulated, doubled plexiglass windows) RV. You’re right. You’ve got to plan ahead, stock up, and improvise! Love your blog!!


7 Amanda August 6, 2015 at 4:24 pm

I’d LOVE to see some vegetarian make aheads too!


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