Credit: Dream Dinners
Launched in 2002 in Snohomish, Dream Dinners is a food preparation service with franchises in 22 states. There are three options for getting your meals: assemble your own meals at a local store, pick up meals that their team assembles for you or have meals delivered to your home. Enter your zip code on the website to see what options are available in your area.
Sample Meals: Favorite entrée options include pub-style chicken with mashed potatoes; and layered ravioli bake. Sides vary by location, but include bacon-ranch green beans, oven-roasted broccoli, and salt and pepper fries.
Cool fact: Time magazine called Dream Dinners “the grandmother” of the fix-and-freeze businesses. It was created by local working mothers Stephanie Allen and Tina Kuna.
Location range: In Washington state, Dream Dinners has franchises in West Seattle, Mill Creek, Kennewick and Vancouver. Pop in your zip code or address to see if there is a delivery option near you.
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