If there’s a chill in the air, it means it’s time to start stirring up some comfort food. These soup, stew, and chili recipes are perfect for all those cooler days ahead—and are easy to make! So bundle up, simmer down, and flip through the slideshow below for slow cooker meals, two-step soups and more!

Cream of Tomato Soup

This soup from The Cake Chica is just what your grilled cheese needs! It uses the freshest ingredients and takes two—count ‘em, two steps. And if you have a blender or food processor, it's that much easier! Get the recipe here.

photo: The Cake Chica

  • http://www.momskitchenhandbook.com/soup/chicken-tortilla-soup/
  • https://www.flickr.com/photos/30478819@N08/37115687274/

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What’s your go-to soup, stew or chili recipe for the winter months? Leave us a comment below!

—Abigail Matsumoto