These tasty recipes are packed with nutrition - and require almost no effort. There's nothing better than a steaming hot pot of creamy, mouthwatering soup, especially after you've been trekking through windy, chilly weather to get home. Instead of buying the canned stuff, which is generally loaded with sodium, gather up your favourite seasonal veggies and combine them in your slow-cooker before heading off for the day.

Homemade soup isn't just way healthier - it's also more delicious, and because you're cooking in bulk, you're bound to have leftovers for tomorrow's lunch or dinner. These simple, comforting slow-cooker soup recipes will keep you warm and satisfied; plus, get more healthy cold-weather recipes while you're looking for inspiration!