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There’s only so much cauliflower rice a gal can eat before it gets, well, boring. Limiting your intake to clean, unprocessed ingredients can get monotonous, but it doesn’t have to be. From coconut curry ramen to freezer-friendly fajitas, here are 18 Whole30 meal-prep ideas you haven’t tried.

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1. Freezer Chicken Fajitas

Minimal prep, a few ingredients, Whole30 and freezer-friendly? We won’t meal prep chicken fajitas for the week; we’ll meal prep for the month.

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2. Loaded Kale Salad

Salad for the workweek, check. Just keep the dressing on the side, because nobody likes soggy greens.

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3. Mushroom Spinach Bacon Egg Cups

Brunch in a cup? Take that Sunday feeling to work all week with Monique Volz’s Whole30 mushroom, spinach and bacon bites.

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4. Grilled Chicken and Vegetables with Tomato Vinaigrette

You’ve had a billion grilled chicken breasts in your life. But have you smothered one with this tomato vinaigrette? (We didn’t think so.)

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5. Pesto Zucchini Noodles with Salmon and Avocado

Put together this “inspiralized” lunch in mere minutes, thanks to Ali Maffucci’s combo of zoodles, pesto, wild salmon and avocado.

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6. Sausage, Kale and Potato Skillet Dinner

Garlic, onion and thyme season this easy-to-cook skillet dinner of sausage, kale and potatoes. (Did we mention it’s Whole30 too?)

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7. Whole30 Chicken Meatballs and Cauliflower Rice with Coconut-Herb Sauce

Beware: Reheating this in the office kitchen may result in a stolen lunch.

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8. Paleo Beef Broccoli with Broccoli Stem Noodles

Surprise, this creamy pasta dish includes no dairy and no gluten. All of your Whole30 dreams are coming true.

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9. Low-Carb Whole30 Paleo Salmon Cakes

Press together these salmon cakes and freeze them for quick and easy dinners.

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10. Whole30 Chili

Traditional chili has tons of beans, which are (sadly) not part of Whole30. But in this modification, you won’t miss them. We promise.

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11. Grain-Free Mediterranean Lamb Bowl

Don’t be intimidated by the list of ingredients for this Mediterranean lamb bowl—it’s ready in 30 minutes or less.

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12. Instant Pot Lemon Chicken with Artichokes and Asparagus

We don’t really need to tell you that your Instant Pot is the queen of all things meal prep. So behold: lemon chicken with artichokes and asparagus.

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13. Tuscan Shrimp

Sauteed shrimp and cauliflower rice come together for a great meal-prep dish that you can enjoy all week.

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14. Turkey, Green Bean and Basil Stir-Fry

Whole30 is all about simple ingredients, and nothing could be easier than this five-ingredient meal with ground turkey, green beans, basil and coconut aminos.

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15. Coconut Curry Zoodle Ramen

We’ve never met a bowl of ramen we didn’t like. This Whole30 update with zucchini noodles will do just fine.

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16. Banh Mi Bowl

Missing the world’s best sandwich with your Whole30 diet? Not anymore, thanks to this creative recipe for a banh mi bowl.

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17. Pineapple Pork Stir-Fry with Peppers

Pork, pineapple and peppers? That’s a culinary alliteration we can get behind.

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18. 5-Ingredient Chipotle-Lime Shrimp Lettuce Cups

Sadly, there’s no such thing as a Whole30-friendly margarita. But after tasting these lettuce cups, you won’t even care. (Well, sorta.)

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