50+ Easy Freezer Meals

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    50+ of the best freezer meals that are easy, quick and delicious! Plus, FREE printable freezer labels for easy organizing!

    Freezer meals are always a huge life saver on hectic days. That’s why I love to meal prep a couple of them over the weekends to have on hand for busy weeknights. So convenient!

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    Best meals for freezing

    Freezer meals are so nice to have on hand for when you have a busy week ahead! Prep them on a weekend when you don’t have plans and you’ll be set for busy days where dinner seems impossible.

    Making a freezer meal is also a great way to serve a new mom or someone in need. I’ve realized sometimes people have a hard time accepting help (me included), so it’s an easy thing to drop by and they can use whenever it’s needed.

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    Favorite types of packaging for freezing food

    FREE printable freezer meal labels

    I absolutely LOVE these printable freezer meal labels! They are so easy to print out and stick on top of a zip top freezer bag. That way you can easily remember cooking instructions and the date you made the recipe. HERE are the labels that work best.

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    Italian

    A close up of cheesy baked ziti on a fork
    Baked Ziti
    Easy baked ziti loaded with pasta, marinara, cheese and beef. A staple Italian dish that's always a big crowd pleaser with the family! 
    Total Time: 40 minutes
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    Baked Spaghetti
    Cheesy and creamy baked spaghetti coated in a delicious meat sauce. Less than 10 ingredients and only 45 minutes to make!
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    beef ravioli
    Baked Beef Ravioli
    This baked beef ravioli is the perfect family friendly dinner any night of the week! Makes a great freezer meal and can be easily made in bulk. So cheesy, beefy and delicious!
    Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
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    baked caprese pasta in white dish
    Caprese Pasta Bake
    A delicious caprese pasta bake covered in creamy tomato sauce and bubbly mozzarella. This easy 30-minute meal is the perfect way to use up fresh tomatoes and basil from the garden!   
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    Turkey Tetrazzini
    Turkey tetrazzini is a delicious pasta dish with a creamy sauce and cheese melted on top. This classic comfort meal is easy to make with less than 10 ingredients!
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    lasagna roll up on plate
    Lasagna Roll Ups
    Tender lasagna noodles filled with a creamy ricotta cheese filling and a flavorful meat sauce. These lasagna roll ups are an easy dinner idea that your family will request again and again. 
    Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
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    Ricotta Stuffed Shells Recipe
    Jumbo pasta shells stuffed with creamy ricotta and topped with marinara and mozzarella cheese. These ricotta stuffed shells are an easy make-ahead dish that's family and freezer friendly! 
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    Easy Lasagna Recipe
    Filled with delicious layers of noodles, cheese and a flavorful beef tomato sauce. This easy lasagna recipe will become an instant hit with your family! 
    Total Time: 1 hour 10 minutes
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    meatballs
    Easy Meatball Recipe
    These are the best oven baked meatballs! So easy to make, juicy and flavorful. They're perfect for appetizers, meatballs subs or on top of spaghetti.
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    White Chicken Lasagna with Pesto
    White Chicken Lasagna Recipe
    This white chicken lasagna with pesto is creamy, cheesy and absolutely delicious. The perfect spin on the classic lasagna recipe that the whole family will love! 
    Total Time: 1 hour 30 minutes
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    Spaghetti Sauce Recipe
    My family claims this is the BEST homemade spaghetti sauce! It's easy to make, super flavorful and takes only 10 minutes to prep. Plus it's freezer-friendly and can be easily doubled! 
    Total Time: 50 minutes
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    Mexican

    green chile chicken enchiladas in casserole dish
    Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas
    These green chile chicken enchiladas are creamy, cheesy and full of flavor! This recipe is absolutely to die for...better than a Mexican restaurant! 
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    taco meat recipe
    Taco Meat Recipe
    Super easy and only takes 4 ingredients and 15 minutes to make! The sky is the limit with this taco meat...it's so versatile and tastes delicious in all types of Mexican dishes!
    Total Time: 15 minutes
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    chicken enchilada casserole in white dish
    Chicken Enchilada Casserole Recipe
    This cheesy chicken enchilada casserole is the perfect dish for busy weeknights. Only takes 5 ingredients to make, 15 minutes to prep and 30 minutes to bake. It doesn't get easier than that!
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    chicken taquitos recipe
    Chicken Taquitos
    These baked chicken taquitos are crispy on the outside, creamy on the inside and full of fabulous flavor. An easy and delicious dinner recipe that's perfect for busy weeknights! 
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    mexican stuffed shells
    Mexican Stuffed Shells
    Easy Mexican stuffed shells filled with a cheesy beef mixture full of spice and flavor. A fun twist on the traditional recipe that's perfect for busy weeknights! 
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    Mexican Chicken Casserole
    This Mexican chicken casserole is an easy weeknight meal that's made in one dish in just 30 minutes! Creamy, cheesy and baked to perfection.
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    mexican lasagna
    Mexican Lasagna
    Easy Mexican lasagna with delicious layers of crispy tortillas, seasoned hamburger, beans, corn and melted cheese. The perfect weeknight dinner that's full of flavor!
    Total Time: 50 minutes
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    beef enchiladas
    Beef Enchiladas
    A popular Mexican favorite loaded with a delicious filling made with ground beef, cheese and veggies. These beef enchiladas are easy, cheesy and are a dish your whole family will love!
    Total Time: 1 hour
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    chicken enchiladas
    Chicken Enchiladas
    These creamy chicken enchiladas are a family-favorite meal that's warm, gooey and oh-so-delicious! Packed with flavor and ready in less than an hour!
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    chicken stuffed peppers in a baking dish
    Chicken Stuffed Peppers
    Chicken stuffed peppers made with 5 simple ingredients in just 30 minutes! A flavorful family-favorite that's perfect for busy weeknights!
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    chicken burrito on white plate
    Chicken Burritos
    Crispy flour tortillas filled with shredded honey lime chicken, cilantro lime rice, pinto beans and melted cheese. Then topped with a creamy salsa verde sauce. This chicken burrito recipe is an easy authentic Mexican dish that you'll reach for again and again. 
    Total Time: 40 minutes
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    Comfort food

    swedish meatballs
    Swedish Meatballs
    Moist and tender Swedish meatballs covered in a creamy gravy sauce. These flavorful meatballs make a delicious weeknight dinner that the whole family will love.  
    Total Time: 50 minutes
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    chicken broccoli rice casserole
    Chicken Broccoli Casserole Recipe
    An easy dinner idea that is the perfect "all in one" meal that's great for busy weeknights. This chicken broccoli casserole is a staple dish at our house!
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    Shepherd's Pie
    This easy shepherd's pie is a quick twist on the classic recipe that's hearty, comforting and delicious! Makes a great weeknight dish that will become an instant favorite!
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    homemade pot pie
    Homemade Chicken Pot Pie
    This homemade chicken pot pie is to die for! A great household hit that'll have your family going back for seconds in no time. Nothing beats a warm, comforting slice of pot pie!
    Total Time: 1 hour
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    sliced meatloaf
    Homemade Meatloaf
    This easy meatloaf recipe is tender, juicy and topped with a sweet glaze. Simple to make and ready in less than an hour!
    Total Time: 55 minutes
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    healthy turkey meatballs
    Turkey Meatball Recipe
    Easy, healthy and full of flavor. Low in carbs and fat and high in protein. This turkey meatball recipe makes the perfect weeknight dinner!
    Total Time: 35 minutes
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    Turkey Pot Pie
    Use leftovers from Thanksgiving to make this easy homemade turkey pot pie. The ultimate comfort food that's made with a flaky pie crust and a creamy pot pie filling. 
    Total Time: 1 hour
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    meatloaf muffins in pan
    Meatloaf Muffins
    Juicy and tender mini meatloaf muffins coated in a sweet and tangy sauce. An easy, kid-friendly dinner idea that's on the table in just 35 minutes!
    Total Time: 35 minutes
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    porcupine meatballs in pan with tomato sauce and parsley
    Porcupine Meatballs
    These easy porcupine meatballs are made with a delicious mixture of ground beef and rice cooked in a creamy tomato sauce. Tender, moist and super flavorful!
    Total Time: 55 minutes
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    Soups

    Taco soup
    Best Taco Soup
    The world's best taco soup recipe that's fast and easy to make in one pot with staple ingredients! This taco soup is by far the most requested meal at my house.
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    pan of hearty vegetable soup
    Hearty Vegetable Soup
    This one-pot hearty vegetable soup is easy to make, healthy and completely delicious! It's jam packed full of veggies and is Whole30 approved, gluten-free and paleo.
    Total Time: 45 minutes
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    chicken pot pie soup recipe
    Chicken Pot Pie Soup
    All the flavors that you love about chicken pot pie, but saves you time and calories! This chicken pot pie soup is creamy, hearty and super delicious. 
    Total Time: 50 minutes
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    bowl of turkey chili
    Healthy Turkey Chili
    This healthy turkey chili recipe is hearty and delicious with plenty of flavor! Can easily be made in the slow cooker as well. Nothing beats a comforting bowl of chili!
    Total Time: 1 hour
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    minestrone soup in a white bowl
    Minestrone Soup
    A hearty and flavorful minestrone soup packed full of fresh veggies. This healthy soup recipe is easily made in one pot in just 30 minutes!
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    Hamburger Soup
    Easy hamburger soup made in just one pot in 30 quick minutes! It's loaded with lean ground beef, mixed veggies, tomatoes and seasonings and is super rich and flavorful. 
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    Ham and Bean Soup
    Use your leftover holiday ham to make this easy ham and bean soup! Packed full with onions, celery, carrots, ham, beans and corn. This soup is hearty, comforting and done in just 30 minutes!
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    chicken taco soup in bowl
    Chicken Taco Soup
    Easy chicken taco soup made in just one pot in 30 quick minutes. Our favorite hearty and flavorful soup recipe to enjoy during the fall season. 
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    bowl of homemade chili topped with sour cream, cheese, cilantro and crushed chips
    Homemade Chili
    A hearty homemade chili recipe made in one pot, making dinner a breeze! Perfectly seasoned and full of delicious flavor.
    Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
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    Slow cooker cabbage soup
    This cabbage soup is not only delicious and flavorful but chock full of vegetables with lots of fiber and is very satisfying. All you need to do is dump everything in the slow cooker and let it do the work for you!
    Total Time: 4 hours 10 minutes
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    Crockpot + instant pot

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    Instant Pot Kalua Pork
    Perfectly tender and juicy instant pot kalua pork with the best smoky Hawaiian flavor. So easy to make with only 3 ingredients and 5 minutes of prep!
    Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
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    crockpot honey garlic chicken
    Slow Cooker Honey Chicken Recipe
    Slow cooker honey chicken is one of my favorite crockpot chicken recipes that's quick, flavorful and absolutely delicious. It comes out perfectly tender every time!
    Total Time: 3 hours 10 minutes
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    Crockpot Shredded Chicken Recipe
    Easy shredded chicken made in the crockpot or instant pot. One of the most simple, versatile and tasty recipes out there. Perfect to put on salads, tacos, nachos...you name it! 
    Total Time: 3 hours 5 minutes
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    shredded beef taco recipe
    Shredded Beef Tacos
    These shredded beef tacos are a great meal for busy school nights. They are so simple - the slow cooker does all the work for you. The whole family will love them!
    Total Time: 8 hours 10 minutes
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    BBQ chicken in the crockpot
    BBQ Pulled Chicken
    This crockpot BBQ chicken is only 3 ingredients and 5 minutes prep! Tender, flavorful and juicy shredded BBQ chicken that's perfect for sandwiches, salads, tacos, pizza and more.
    Total Time: 4 hours 5 minutes
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    Slow Cooker Ranch Chicken
    A tried and true family favorite recipe that takes just 4 ingredients and 5 minutes to prep! Quick, easy and healthy. This crockpot ranch chicken is so juicy, tender and full of flavor!
    Total Time: 6 hours
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    salsa chicken
    Salsa Chicken Recipe
    This crockpot salsa chicken takes just 2 simple ingredients and is one of the easiest recipes ever! Perfect on salads, bowls, tacos, burritos and more. 
    Total Time: 4 hours 5 minutes
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    salsa verde chicken
    Salsa Verde Chicken Recipe
    Flavorful and juicy salsa verde chicken made in the crockpot or instant pot. Takes only 7 ingredients and 5 minutes of prep! 
    Total Time: 3 hours 5 minutes
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    Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken
    Easy instant pot buffalo chicken made in 30 quick minutes! Perfectly tender, juicy and packs a punch of tangy buffalo flavor. Use it to make salads, wraps, pizza, tacos and more. 
    Total Time: 30 minutes
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    Instant Pot Teriyaki Chicken
    Quick and easy Instant Pot teriyaki chicken is tender pull apart chicken coated in a thick, sweet, and sour sticky sauce and is exactly the restaurant-style meal your whole family will love!
    Total Time: 27 minutes
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    teriyaki chicken in the crock pot
    Crock Pot Teriyaki Chicken Recipe
    Flavorful and easy teriyaki chicken made in the crockpot! Only 5 minutes of prep and an instant family favorite!
    Total Time: 3 hours 10 minutes
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    bbq pulled pork in white slow cooker
    Pulled Pork Recipe
    This easy BBQ pulled pork takes just 5 minutes to prep with 5 simple ingredients. It's perfectly juicy and tender, with delicious BBQ flavor. Make it in the crockpot OR instant pot! 
    Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
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    Breakfast recipes

    breakfast burrito recipe
    Breakfast Burrito
    These easy breakfast burritos are super delicious and easy to throw together! The perfect make-ahead breakfast option that's great for grab and go.
    Total Time: 35 minutes
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    These No Bake Breakfast Cookies are easy to make, healthy, packed with protein and simply delicious. They can be whipped up in less than 5min and stored for up to two weeks.
    Breakfast Cookies
    These no-bake breakfast cookies are easy to make, healthy, packed with protein and simply delicious. They can be whipped up in less than 5 minutes and stored for up to two weeks.
    Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes
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    frittata muffins stacked on white plate
    Mini Egg Frittatas
    These mini egg frittata muffins are full of protein and veggies and are less than 100 calories each! They're great for Whole30, 21-Day Fix or Paleo diets. So easy and delicious!
    Total Time: 35 minutes
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    buttermilk pancake recipe
    Buttermilk Pancake Recipe
    These are the absolute BEST buttermilk pancakes! Perfectly soft, fluffy and moist. Taste amazing topped with butter, syrup and fresh berries! 
    Total Time: 20 minutes
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    Breakfast Yogurt Popsicle Recipe
    Popsicles for breakfast! Yes, you heard right. These easy breakfast yogurt popsicles are not only delicious but are also packed with summer fruits and topped with a crunchy granola.
    Total Time: 4 hours 5 minutes
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    baked oatmeal with greek yogurt
    Baked Oatmeal Recipe
    This blueberry baked oatmeal is easily prepped in one bowl in less than 10 minutes. It makes a great breakfast or snack and is super customizable!
    Total Time: 25 minutes
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    breakfast muffin with jam
    Easy Muffin Recipe
    Made with only a few ingredients and use just one bowl and spoon! Once you make this easy muffin recipe, it'll become your new favorite easy breakfast!
    Total Time: 20 minutes
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    breakfast casserole
    Make-Ahead Breakfast Casserole
    This make-ahead sausage and egg breakfast casserole is one of my go-to easy breakfast recipes! The perfect dish to make for holidays or Sunday brunch. 
    Total Time: 1 hour 20 minutes
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    belgian waffle with berries on a white plate
    Belgian Waffles
    Perfectly crispy, soft, light and fluffy Belgian waffles. Made with common pantry staples and ready in just 20 minutes!
    Total Time: 20 minutes
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    egg white muffins with tomatoes on top
    Egg White Muffins Recipe
    These egg white muffins are full of protein and veggies. They are great for Whole30, 21-Day Fix or Paleo diets. Less than 50 calories.
    Total Time: 35 minutes
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    Freezer snacks

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    Almond Joy Energy Bites
    These almond joy no-bake energy bites are the perfect pre-workout fuel, afternoon snack or late night treat. Much healthier than an almond joy and SO tasty!
    Total Time: 25 minutes
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    Banana Bread Muffins
    Only one bowl and 30 minutes to make! Incredibly soft and moist with the perfect amount of sweetness. These are the BEST banana bread muffins!
    Total Time: 35 minutes
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    stack of lemon coconut energy balls
    Lemon Coconut Energy Balls
    Lemon coconut energy balls filled with dates, nuts, coconut, chia seeds and lemon juice. The perfect healthy snack that has no added sugar and is paleo and Whole30 approved!
    Total Time: 15 minutes
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    frozen yogurt bites in a glass bowl
    Yogurt Bites
    Frozen berry yogurt bites are a simple and kid-friendly snack made with only 2 ingredients. Healthy, refreshing and SO easy! These froyo bites are perfect for Summer!
    Total Time: 5 minutes
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    A bowl of no bake energy balls
    Energy Balls Recipe
    These no-bake energy balls make the perfect breakfast, snack or even dessert. So delicious and only take 5 minutes and 5 ingredients to make!
    Total Time: 10 minutes
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    homemade granola bars
    Homemade Granola Bars
    Favorite no-bake homemade granola bars made with only 5 ingredients! A super easy recipe that you can customize with your favorite add-ins. Healthy, chewy and delicious!
    Total Time: 50 minutes
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    bowl of chocolate peanut butter protein balls
    Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Balls
    These chocolate peanut butter protein balls taste like no bake cookies but healthier! These make the perfect pre-work out snack, breakfast or dessert!
    Total Time: 20 minutes
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    Kodiak Cakes Protein Balls
    These easy Kodiak Cakes protein balls take just 6 ingredients and 10 minutes to make. Packed full of protein, fiber and healthy fats. The perfect grab-and-go snack idea that will keep you fuller for longer! 
    Total Time: 10 minutes
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