Thanksgiving is coming up, and maybe this year you’d like to spend some time with the family watching the Thanksgiving Day Parade or drinking hot cocoa instead of slaving over the hot stove all day in preparation for the festivities.
We can’t say we blame you. And whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner at your home or you’re tasked with bringing a tasty addition to a friend or family member’s gathering, these Thanksgiving side dishes can all help you make sure that that your time is still your own on an otherwise jam-packed day.
Since these dishes are all made in the slow-cooker, all you have to do is throw your ingredients into the device in the morning (or the night before), and your delicious dish will pretty much make itself, no fuss or hassle on your part needed. Scroll through the gallery below for some of the tastiest slow-cooker Thanksgiving sides that are packed with the flavor this festive season calls for, yet are so simple to make.