Make Ahead Food and Meals


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! Here is some of our favorite make ahead food recipes that you might enjoy.

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)
Simple Scone Mix Recipe
Homemade Pancake and Waffle Mix


Make Ahead Side Dish Recipes

Cook Ahead Freezer Rice
Make Ahead Mashed Potato Recipe
Easy Refried Beans

Make Ahead Meal Recipes

Beef N Bean Burritos
Freezer Pizza Dough
Pizza Rolls
Ranch Chicken Calzones
Freezer 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 Broth
Freezing Milk

*Find more make ahead foods under my Homemade Mixes page.