Make Ahead Recipes

Our collection of make-ahead recipes and recipe ideas that save you time and guarantee a stress-free meal. All recipes have been made in our own kitchen. We hope you love them as much as we do!

The Best Homemade Chili

Ridiculously Good Chili

Easy Vegetable Frittata

Easy Vegetable Frittata

Easy Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Easy Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Tomato Gazpacho Soup

Best Gazpacho We’ve Ever Made

Aquafaba

How to Make Aquafaba (Ultimate Guide)

Indian Inspired Chicken Curry

Our Favorite Chicken Curry

Best Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Ultra-Satisfying Chicken Noodle Soup

The Best Homemade Lasagna

Incredible Lasagna

Easy Homemade Cashew Butter

Easy Cashew Butter

Best Homemade Steak Seasoning

Best Steak Seasoning

Best Turkey Brine

Incredible Turkey Brine

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Easy Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Easy Homemade Breadcrumbs

Easy Homemade Breadcrumbs

Easy Red Sangria

Easy Red Sangria

Homemade Dill Pickles

Perfect Dill Pickles

Creamy Red Potato Salad

Creamy Red Potato Salad

Easy Pumpkin Puree

Easy Pumpkin Puree

Easy Candied Pecans

Easy Candied Pecans

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce

Weeknight Spaghetti Sauce

Easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Easy Chocolate Zucchini Bread

Easy Cherry Tomato Salad

Easy Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

Easy Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

Easy Homemade Ranch Dressing

Easy Homemade Ranch Dressing

Easy Orzo Salad

Easy Orzo Salad

Quick and Easy Salsa with Chips

Quick and Easy Salsa

Chopped Cucumber Tomato Onion Salad

Chopped Cucumber Tomato Salad

Best Easy Meatloaf with a Classic Glaze

Best Meatloaf We’ve Ever Made

Our Favorite Roasted Tomato Soup

Easy Roasted Tomato Soup

Homemade pico de gallo (fresh tomato salsa)

Fresh Pico de Gallo

Easy Vegetable Lasagna Recipe

Easy Vegetable Lasagna

Easy Lemon and Herb Couscous Salad

Easy Couscous Salad

Best Moist Turkey Meatloaf Recipe

Best Turkey Meatloaf We’ve Made

Easy Homemade Vegetable Soup

Easy Vegetable Soup

Easy Smoked Salmon Dip

Easy Smoked Salmon Dip

Easy Lemon Garlic Sauteed Cabbage Recipe

Lemon Garlic Sauteed Cabbage

Easy Roasted Cabbage

Easy Roasted Cabbage

Homemade Vietnamese Pho Soup Recipe

Vietnamese Pho (Homemade Broth!)

No-Fail Method For How to Make Hard Boiled Eggs

Easy Hard Boiled Eggs

Homemade Whole Egg Mayonnaise Recipe

Fail-Proof Homemade Mayonnaise

Homemade Pita Bread

Soft and Fluffy Pita Bread

Lemon Tahini Dressing

Best Tahini Dressing

Dreamy Tahini Sauce Recipe

Perfect Tahini Sauce

Quick and Easy Tahini Recipe

Easy Tahini

Creamy Macaroni Pasta Salad

Perfect Creamy Macaroni Pasta Salad

Easy Turkey Meatballs in Tomato Basil Sauce

Easy Turkey Meatballs

Easy Bean Salad Recipe

Ridiculously Easy Bean Salad

Quick and Easy Pasta Salad Recipe

Quick and Easy Pasta Salad

Easy Creamy Homemade Potato Salad

Easy Creamy Potato Salad

Easy Cucumber Salad

Easy Cucumber Salad

The Best Juicy Grilled Chicken

Perfect Juicy Grilled Chicken

Homemade Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Perfect Baked Mac and Cheese

Easy Creamy Mac and Cheese

Easy Creamy Mac and Cheese

Classic New York Cheesecake

Perfect New York Cheesecake

Best Broccoli Slaw with Creamy Dressing

Creamy Broccoli Slaw

The Best Corn Salad

The Best Corn Salad

Homemade Soft Flour Tortillas

Easy Soft Flour Tortillas

Easy Three-Ingredient Tomato Soup

Easy Three Ingredient Tomato Soup

Easy Vegetable Pasta Bake

Easy Vegetable Pasta Bake

Homemade Refried Beans Recipe

Perfect Refried Beans

Homemade Chicken Stock That's Better Than Store-Bought

How to Make the Best Chicken Stock

Seriously Good Homemade Coleslaw Recipe

Easy Creamy Coleslaw

Homemade Creamy Honey Mustard Sauce

Creamy Honey Mustard Sauce

Perfect Poached Chicken

Perfect Juicy Poached Chicken

Perfect Homemade Falafel

Perfect Homemade Falafel

Best Homemade Honey Mustard Dressing Recipe

Best Honey Mustard Dressing

Best Homemade Juicy Meatballs

How to Make Juicy Meatballs

Cooking Dried Chickpeas or Beans Three Ways

How to Cook Dried Chickpeas Perfectly

Easy Raw Cauliflower Salad Recipe

Easy Cauliflower Chickpea Salad

Seriously Good Homemade Ketchup Recipe

The Best Homemade Ketchup

Easy Veggie Spaghetti

Easy Veggie Spaghetti

Lentil Soup with Lemon and Turmeric

Lemon Turmeric Lentil Soup

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Perfect Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Homemade Potato Gnocchi

How to Make the Best Gnocchi

Easy Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Easy Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken Thighs

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken Thighs

Perfect Cilantro Lime Rice

Easy Homemade Labneh Cheese

Easy Homemade Labneh

Best Five Cheese Lasagna

The Best Cheese Lasagna

The Best Homemade Pizza Sauce We've Made

The Best Pizza Sauce We’ve Made

Easy Baked French Toast

Easy Baked French Toast

Easy Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe

Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

French Onion Dip

The Best Onion Dip

Crispy Homemade Carnitas

Crispy Carnitas

Quick Easy Pickled Red Onions

Quick Easy Pickled Red Onions

Quick and Easy Ground Pork Tacos

Easy Ground Pork Tacos

Easy Creamy Vegetable Soup

Easy Creamy Vegetable Soup

Homemade Vegan Mayonnaise

Easy Vegan Mayonnaise

Easy Creamy Homemade Potato Soup

Easy Creamy Potato Soup

Easy Blueberry Crumble

Easy Blueberry Crumble