12 Make-Ahead Dinner Recipes: Casseroles, Slow-Cooker Meals & More

Aug 21 2020
On weeknights, we don't always have the energy to cook a great meal. That's why we love to do our cooking ahead of time… These 12 easy recipes are meal-prep perfection!

Hearty Casseroles

When it comes to make-ahead dinners, casseroles ROCK. Enjoy single servings all week, or reheat it all at once for a fast family feast.

Prep-Ahead Proteins

Looking for easy ready-to-eat proteins (besides plain chicken) that you can quickly pair with your choice of side dish? Here are some amazing options. (And click here for side dish ideas!)

Slow-Cooked Meals

These super-easy recipes feature lean protein, healthy veggies, and so much flavor, your head will spin...

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Psssst... Tomorrow, August 22nd, is Eat A Peach Day. We're just gonna leave this recipe for Slow-Cooker Peach Dump Cake right here…

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