Slow Cooker Sunday Dinners

This Slow Cooker Sunday Dinners Collection is sponsored by our partner Foodie.com. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.

For many Sunday is a day of family, and rest from the busy work week. It is also a day of worship for many people. Here in the South, Sunday supper is kind of a big deal. When I was a kid, Sunday pot roast was a weekly tradition. My mother had mastered the art of preparing a pot roast in the oven. After having a family of my own, I continued the Sunday pot roast tradition – only I discovered the beauty of cooking it in the slow cooker.

How nice it is to toss the ingredients into the slow cooker in the morning, head off to church, and come home to the wonderful aroma of a meal that had practically prepared itself. For many years, a pot roast is the only thing I cooked in the slow cooker. It wasn’t until more recently that I discovered the variety of foods that can be prepared via the slow cooker, so my tradition has evolved to one of Slow Cooker Sunday Dinners with the occasional pot roast.

Click through the slideshow above to uncover 16 flavorful recipes!

All of the recipes in my Foodie Collection are impressive enough to serve to Sunday guests, but without a lot of fuss. Isn’t it nice when you can actually spend time visiting with your guests, instead of standing over the stove? That’s the beauty of slow cooker cooking, and casseroles too – but that’s a future recipe collection.

Which recipe from my Slow Cooker Sunday Dinners collection looks good to you?

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  1. I love being able to put something in the slow cooker and having the day to do whatever else I want. Your recipes look great. There is nothing better then a pot roast for Sunday dinner. Thanks!

  2. Love this idea. I need to use my slow cooker more often and this would be a great way to it with different recipes other than my typical beef stew.

  3. Taylor Allen says:

    Sunday croc pot dinners rock! When it’s cold I like to make chili on Saturday night to have for football on Sunday’s. I also cook a really good cherry beef tip dish with my croc pot.

  4. The slow cooker is a great idea to save time. We use ours at least once a week!

  5. I adore my slow cooker, pretty much everything comes out delicious and my family loves it. I would love to make the burgundy beef, it looks amazing!

  6. I love my slow cooker. That stuffed turkey looks amazing!

  7. This is a great collection of recipes! I need to use my slow cooker more often.

  8. Roechelle says:

    My slow cooker is begging to be used, it is my goal to use it more.

  9. oh ho wi LOVE my slow cooker. i like to view sunday as MOMS day of rest

  10. I love love love my slow cooker and am always looking for new recipes to try. I especially like the pineapple chicken recipe, adding this one to my must-try list!!

  11. Julie Wood says:

    Sunday is a day of the week that we love to have a nice dinner, but with everything going on it can be hard to take the time to make a great meal. But, with Slow Cooker Sunday dinners, I see that I can make Sunday dinner easier. I love cooking meals in my Slow cooker, and now I have some recipes that look great.

  12. love slow cooker meals, they are so convenient, I so need to utilize my slow cooker more!

  13. I love slow cooker meals, they save so much time and done right, pack more flavor punch than any other meals I make. Great roundup of recipes, thanks for sharing.

  14. Oh yum! These look fantastic! I adore preparing food in my slow cooker! I definitely need to try the Slow Cooker Black Bean, Corn & Spinach Enchiladas with Homemade Sauce asap! Delish!

  15. I love using my slow cooker. It’s so convenient! That white chicken chili recipe looks tasty!

  16. Slow cooking is my favorite for Sunday dinners. The least amount of work for the most flavor. Yum!

  17. I’d love to try the Slow Cooker Black Bean, Corn & Spinach Enchiladas with Homemade Sauce. :)

  18. Oh the pineapple pork sounds tasty! I love slow cooker meals, especially on weekends!

  19. That Tamale Pie looks tempting! I really should do slow cooker meals in bulk on Sunday!! Would help a ton during the week.

  20. Sandra VanHoey says:

    Nothing like having a slow cooker to prepare that meal and just let it cook. We have 2 of them and I just love them. I have been reading lately about people making desserts in them. I haven’t tried that one yet but want to

  21. Mmmm, the pineapple pork would be a hit in this house. :) Slow cooker meals save my night some days. :D

  22. pineapple pork sounds yum! i got a new crockpot for christmas and its still in the box. time to get that puppy up and running.

  23. Great idea.. I love using my slow cooker and on Sundays why not, spend time with the family while dinner is cooking.. I love Pineapple pork, soo will give your recipe a try

  24. I was just telling my sister how I need to use my crockpot more on Sundays. It is so nice to come home to a ready lunch from church.

  25. saminder gumer says:

    these are great recipes and the family would really enjoy them. this makes me want to go get a slow cooker now. i have never owned one myself. thanks for the recipes and ideas.

  26. We use our slow cooker at least once a week. The amount of different meals you make are endless. Some of our favorites are Chili and Pot Roast with Potatoes & Carrots. I really like the Slow Cooker Ham & White Beans recipe. I’m going to be trying this recipe very soon. It looks delicious.

  27. Slow cookers are one of the best inventions. They are definitely great for any days you don’t want to worry about cooking.

  28. What a great idea to put them all together like this! I think I need to learn more about Foodie.

  29. I’m always looking for new slow cooker recipes. They make life so much easier. I always think they make delicious meals too.

  30. Amy Lynn Desrosiers says:

    I love using my slow cooker because I can set it and sort of forget it! I think chicken and pork comes out so tasty in the slow cooker.

  31. You have got some unique choices here! I am totally hooked on the slow cooker. Will definitely make some of these!

  32. Yummy, I need to use my slow cooker more often! I really like the sound of the Chicken and Pineapple!

  33. Sunday is a day of worship for me as well, this sentiment is not shared by the people who live where I live….I like the idea of Slow Cooker Sundays, thank you for sharing this great recipe post.

  34. If I could use the slow cooker every day, I definitely would. I’m liking the looks of the cranberry pork roast there!

  35. I love my slow =cooker. i use it several time a week.

  36. I love my slow cooker. I use it at least once a week. They come in handy on those days when you don’t feel like standing over a hot stove.

  37. Mmmm…thanks for the recipe ideas. That beef stew looks especially yummy.

  38. Slow cooker meals are perfect you don’t have to slave over the stove.

  39. That Burgandy Beef Stew looks wonderful! Slow Cooker Meals are perfect for Sunday and it would give me a chance to slow down and relax a little bit.

  40. We use a slow cooker almost every sunday. Great time saver.

  41. What a great collection of recipes. I definitely will be trying some of these.

  42. Wow this is my kind of post. I am a huge slow cooker lover, and I really want to try some of these! Tamale pie, I think YES!

  43. christina moore says:

    I love my slow cooker, I use it about everyday, put my dinner in the morning, come home in the evening and dinner is ready.

  44. sarah hirsch says:

    These look like great recipes. I always say I would like to use my slow cooker more often, so trying out some of these would be the perfect way to do it.

  45. The slow cooker is a must have in our house thanks to the kids and husband all playing sports or in activities all year round. Only way to ensure everyone’s fed properly.

  46. The honey chicken sounds delicious. I love using my slow cooker for easy meals that I can fix and forget until it’s time to eat.

  47. Using the slow cooker is one of my favorite ways to cook. It is so convenient. I love that just about anything can be made in there, and it is super easy to just set it & forget it until dinner time!

  48. That slow cooker tamale pie sounds amazing! I don’t use my slow cooker nearly enough.

  49. I love cooking in the slow cooker an always looking for new recipes

  50. That tamale pie looks amazing! Definitely going to put that on my list of crockpot meals to make!

  51. I really LOVE using a slow cooker. I just made a yummy roast this weekend in mine.

  52. That slow cooker Tamale Pie looks soooo good. Thanks for sharing all these yummy recipes.

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