Fall is certainly a time of change: the seasons turn, school starts again and schedules go from calm to crazy in the blink of an eye. Between work, errands, activities, household duties and running after the kids, it can be difficult to make the time to create a home-cooked meal, but takeout and fast food aren't exactly the healthiest (or cheapest) option.
A delicious family meal doesn't need to take hours to make—in fact, you can make a tasty dish the whole family will love in just minutes! We've found some easy fall recipes that are both fast and family-approved. Put away the takeout menu and get inspired!
5 Quick and Easy Fall Recipes for Your Family
Pasta is always a favorite and is ready fast, but put away the spaghetti sauce and try this flavorful Asian-inspired dish! This noodle dish is ready in about 20 minutes, making it a quick weeknight dinner.
Nothing is better on a cool fall night than a hot bowl of chili. This easy fall recipe uses ingredients you probably already have on hand to create a big bowl of deliciousness. The chili is ready in less than a half hour and is sure to be a hit!
We love recipes that can be made all in one pot. It’s so nice when it comes to clean up. This dish is super easy – just chop the veggies, put them in a pan with chicken, add seasoning and bake!
Want something on the lighter side? This salad relies on a few veggies, chow mein noodles and your favorite flavor of Kahiki Tempura Chicken for a fast yet delicious lunch or light dinner.
Don’t you love slow cookers? They’re the perfect way to easily make a homemade meal and do all the work for you. All you need for this quick recipe is chicken, a packet of dry ranch dressing and hot sauce. Yum!
Because what’s fall without a pumpkin recipe? These tasty muffins are incredibly easy to make—only two ingredients! All you need is a can of pureed pumpkin and a box of spice cake mix. Plus they’re ready in 20 minutes! A perfect fall treat, no matter how hectic your schedule.
We hope these easy fall recipes help to create a delicious meal for you and your family. Enjoy!