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Make Ahead Recipes

Make-ahead recipes are a life savor for busy weeknight dinners, parties, potlucks, and house guests. Browse through tons of dinners, appetizers, and more!

Popular recipes The Pioneer Woman’s Twice Baked Potato CasseroleCopycat Cracker Barrel Hashbrown Casserole, and Paula Deen’s Corn Casserole

A white plate filled with Taco Salad topped with ground beef, avocado, sour cream, tortilla chips, and vegetables.

Taco Salad Recipe

A red Dutch oven filled with Hamburger Soup with a wooden spoon.

Hamburger Soup

Crab Rangoon Recipe

A wooden spoon scooping up ham and bean soup from a pot of soup.

Ham and Bean Soup (Stove Top, Slow Cooker, or Instant Pot!)

A wooden spatula holding up a slice of Hashbrown Breakfast Casserole with sausage, peppers, and cheese.

Hashbrown Breakfast Casserole

A pot of Spaghetti and Meatballs with a wooden spoon on the side and parsley in the background.

Spaghetti and Meatballs Recipe

A casserole dish with sweet potato casserole in to with marshmallows on top.

Sweet Potato Casserole With Marshmallows

A skillet filled with cheesy Stuffed Shells with mozzarella cheese and parsley on top.

Stuffed Shells

A Dutch oven filled with Cheesy Chili Mac.

Chili Mac

A white plate with a pile of Cheddar Bay Biscuits with parsley on top.

Cheddar Bay Biscuits

A spoon scooping up tater tot casserole with ground beef, corn, and crispy tater tots.

Tater Tot Casserole

A bowl with Tomato Soup topped with shaved Parmesan Cheese with a spoon.

Tomato Soup Recipe

A bowl of buttermilk biscuits with a cloth underneath.

Buttermilk Biscuits

A Pepperoni Zucchini Crust Pizza on a pizza stone.

Zucchini Crust Pizza

A hand dipping a tortilla chip into a white bowl of salsa with tortilla chips around it.

Homemade Salsa

A bowl of Tuna Noodle Casserole with egg noodles in cream sauce with peas and crushed Ritz on top.

Tuna Noodle Casserole

A bowl full of Feta Dip with a hand dipping bread into it with a garnish of basil.

Feta Dip

A white plate with ground beef casserole topped with fresh parsley and a fork on other side.

Ground Beef Casserole

A bowl with Tuna Pasta Salad with creamy macaroni, eggs, tuna, and peas.

Tuna Pasta Salad

A pot full of Ground Beef Stroganoff topped with Cheese and parsley.

Ground Beef Stroganoff

A hand dipping a Tortilla Chip into Buffalo Chicken Dip topped with cheese and chives.

Buffalo Chicken Dip

A hand dipping a Ruffled chip into a glass bowl of French Onion Dip topped with chives.

French Onion Dip

A bowl of Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup topped with crispy tortillas, diced avocado, shredded cheese, jalapenos, and cilantro.

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup

A white plate topped with creamy Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta with crispy bacon on top.

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta

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