Make-ahead freezer meals can come in handy when you run out of dinner options. Keep a couple of these family-friendly meals stored in your freezer for easy meal planning any time.
Chili MacTalk about old-school comfort: This is a hearty, filling, family-friendly classic. Freeze up to 2 months.
Individual White Lasagnas
Ramekins help keep these cheesy, decadent layers in portion-perfect shape.
Mexican Chicken SoupAvocado, lime and cilantro give this chicken and rice soup its Mexican flair. Have half for dinner tonight, and then freeze the rest up to 3 months.
Sausage-Egg RollupsThis quick-and-easy 6-ingredient wraps are equally delicious for breakfast and dinner. Freeze up to 1 month.
Chicken EnchiladasChicken Enchiladas are a favorite Tex-Mex one-dish meal for most families. They're an easy make-ahead meal that can be frozen up to 1 month.
Individual White Chicken PizzasCook up as many pizzas as you want tonight, and freeze the rest up to 2 months.
Chicken-and-Wild Rice CasseroleUsing a long-grain and wild rice mix and toasted almonds in chicken casserole makes it a little bit dressier. Freeze up to 1 month.
Twice-Baked Potatoes Four WaysTwice-Baked Potatoes Four Ways allow you to pick your favorite filling for these savory delights. Freeze up to 1 month.
Chicken with Tomatoes and ThymeLemon slices and diced tomatoes add color while giving this dish a ton of flavor. Freeze up to 3 months.
Big Batch ChiliThis top-rated slow-cooker chili makes a ton. Freeze up to 1 month and enjoy it again and again.
Meat LoafThis easy meatloaf recipe is flavorful, satisfying, and simple to prepare. Extras freeze beautifully (up to 3 months) for busy weeknights down the road.
Slow-Cooker MarinaraThe classic tomato sauce is not limited to pasta! Use this marinara in a variety of dishes, from Shrimp Vindaloo to Sausage Pizza. Freeze the sauce up to 3 months.
Lamb Meatballs in Tomato SauceThis recipe can be made weeks ahead and frozen in the casserole dish in which it will be heated and served.
Lasagna-Style Baked ZitiSpinach and a blend of three cheeses shine in this family-friendly casserole. Freeze up to 3 months.
Shepherd's PieThis potato-topped shepherd’s pie gets extra flavor from the cheese and carrots that are added to the mashed potato crust. Freeze up to 1 month.
Pizza Spaghetti CasseroleKids love both pizza and spaghetti, so we combined the two into one fabulous casserole! Freeze up to 1 month.