Pumpkin season is here! From savory pasta dishes to slurp-worthy smoothies, there are tons of ways to incorporate the versatile squash into family meals this fall. Click through the slideshow below for some autumn inspiration (Be warned— you’ll want to run to the grocery store for supplies ASAP!).

Say Yes to Pizza Night with a Twist

You’ll use a real pumpkin to pull this one off, but no worries! Mom of three and food blogger Jane of This Week For Dinner always has busy parents in mind with her recipes. Try her great kitchen tricks to make the prep easy. Pizza night just got a whole lot more interesting! Get the recipe here.

photo: Jane Maynard

What’s your favorite pumpkin recipe? Share it with us in the Comments below!

— Susie Foreman & Cherie Gough