10 Freezer Meals for New Moms That You Won't Get Sick Of

Whether you’re already a mom or you’re soon welcoming your first little one into the world, you know that the timeframe post-birth is going to be a crazy one. The last thing you’re going to want to worry about is what you’re eating—and while Seamless-ing every meal is an option, it’s hardly a practical one, which is where freezer meals for new moms come in. If you’re anything like me, you’ve frozen leftovers but probably aren’t used to freezing whole meals at a time, but this genius concept is pretty much the same thing.

Busy moms need food at the ready for whenever the moment strikes (it’s kind of like how you pull out a pint of ice cream from your freezer after a really bad day). The trick to these types of meals is that you want to be sure they are easy to make and freeze and that they’ll still taste great once they’re defrosted (as in no soggy ingredients). And contrary to what many believe, these meals can be made for breakfast and lunch as well as dinner, so you’ll be covered around the clock.

We wanted to take the pressure off (you have so many other things to think about), so we’ve rounded up the top 10 freezer meals for new moms. Trust us: The extra prep will be worth it in the long run.