Fall is here and the changing weather reminds us that it is time to switch up our recipe rotation to incorporate some of the best fall flavors. This list of 20 recipes for family friendly fall meals will help you find some inspiration for the change in season!
Having a seasonal meal plan in place is a game changer for family meal planning. First, it makes it easier to create weekly plans and shopping lists. Second, it adds built-in variety throughout the year. A dinner rut is the worst! Finally, a seasonal meal plan means you take advantage of seasonal foods and products.
Check out this Family Meal Planning Strategies post for tips on creating weekly meal plans that work for your family. Having a big list of seasonal options makes weekly meal planning so much easier!
Fall is the start of soup season, and it's a treat to walk to the dinner table with a big bowl of hearty soup for everyone. Try these soups to get you in the spirit of the season.
Check out the recipes below for great sides to pair with roast chicken, ham, or stews.
Main Dishes for Chilly Nights
There's nothing better than walking into the house to a hearty main dish after enjoying a brisk afternoon outdoors. These are some great options!
Snacks and Beverages for Fall Entertaining
Invite a few friends over for happy hour and make a batch cocktail for the grownups. Serve some seasonal snacks for easy fall entertaining.
Sweet Treats with Fall Flavors
Indulge your sweet tooth with these seasonal treats for breakfast, dessert, or snacking.
More Fall Seasonal Meal Plans
Here are seasonal meal plans from past years!
Share your Favorites
I'd love to hear what family friendly fall meals you enjoy serving in your home! Comment below and share. If you make one of the meals linked above, I'd be thrilled to see it. Snap a photo and share it on Instagram or Facebook. Mention me @planeatpostrepeat or tag your photo with #planeatpostrepeat so I see it and can give you a virtual high-five for your mealtime win. Comments, recipe ratings, and social media shares are so important in helping me continue my work on the blog and I appreciate them!