Once winter arrives in all of its icy glory, it鈥檚 understandable that you鈥檒l want to burrow under the covers and solely sip soup for dinner. And after a long day at the office, it鈥檚 less than likely that you鈥檒l be tempted to gather ingredients and start chopping. That鈥檚 why these crock pot soup recipes were made for you. Do a quick chop before work starts, pop the ingredients together and when you return home you鈥檒l have a delicious meal waiting. Even better? You can store excess soup in Mason Jars and bring them to the office. After all, no one wants to go outside for a sad salad when it鈥檚 sweater weather. Scroll on for some down-right delish soup recipes.


1. Slow Cooker Butternut Squash + Sweet Potato Soup: This recipe is sweet with an unexpected kick, provided by a coconut milk swirl and a bit of fresh ginger. While it鈥檚 fresh for fall, it will work equally well when you鈥檙e hibernating this winter. (via Life Made Sweeter)


2. Slow Cooker Potato and Corn Chowder: When the thought of getting up early before work sounds horrifying, use your night owl vision to put these ingredients in overnight. That way, you鈥檒l be off to work with a hot lunch and you won鈥檛 have to lose any beauty sleep. Plus, it won鈥檛 lose any flavor when you freeze it. (via Damn Delicious)


3. Slow Cooker Vegetarian Chili: You鈥檒l wish every day was meatless Monday with this colorful chili. The secret ingredients are adobo sauce for spice and quinoa for texture. (via Gimme Some Oven)


4. Slow Cooker Beef Barley Soup: Slow cooking this soup gives all of the fabulous flavors time to fuse together. Plus, it鈥檚 so hearty you definitely won鈥檛 be hungry after a bowlful. (via Culinary Hill)


5. Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup: This dish screams fall in the best possible way. Pair it with slices of crusty garlic bread drenched in butter and you鈥檒l be full forever. (via Five Heart Home)


6. Slow Cooker Tomato Parmesan Soup: Pair this with a grilled cheese and you have a meal that鈥檚 minimum work and maximum delicious. (via The Girl Who Ate Everything)


7. Slow Cooker Black Bean Soup: It鈥檚 almost impossible to find a black bean soup recipe that鈥檚 vegan, especially at your favorite Mexican restaurant. This one pulls through without sacrificing flavor. (via Gimme Some Oven)


8. Slow Cooker Curried Vegetable and Chickpea Stew: Everyone needs a go-to pantry recipe that feels fresh for when you鈥檝e been meaning to go to the grocery for days but just haven鈥檛 made it there. To make it *even* easier, you can pop these pantry ingredients into your trusty slow cooker for a filling meal. (via The Kitchn)


9. Slow Cooker Broccoli Cheese Soup: Cheddar, broccoli and evaporated milk make the most mouthwatering meal. This soup really takes comfort food to a whole other level. (via Pinch of Yum)


10. Slow Cooker Peasant Stew: Every pantry has Rotel and canned beans stored somewhere in it, even if it鈥檚 toward the very back. Make use of your pantry ingredients with this updated peasant stew. (via Some the Wiser)


11. Slow Cooker Lasagna Soup: For those Garfield-inspired days when you want the delicious combination of meat, cheese and mozzarella, but don鈥檛 have the time to whip up a batch of lasagna, this soup has you covered. (via Culinary Hill)


12. Slow Cooker Minestrone Soup: Minestrone soup is easy enough to whip up on the stovetop, but for a truly successful batch, the flavors need to blend for at least a couple of hours. (via Two Peas and Their Pod)


13. Creamy Potato Soup: There鈥檚 nothing that will fill you up quite like a delicious baked potato packed with all your faves. This slow cooker soup has bacon and cheese. How鈥檚 that for decadent and delicious? (via The Girl Who Ate Everything)

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14. Slow Cooker Cream of Mushroom Soup: Everyone has a favorite soup their mom used to make, most of which involve lots of cream and a little bit of veggies. This recipe will warm you up on the coldest of nights. (via Everyday Good Thinking)


15. Crock Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup: Lime, avocado and crispy tortillas give this soup a lot of flavor. While all of the colors might make you yearn for the summertime, it will still warm you up just right this winter. (via A Dash of Megnut)

Which soup are you going to whip up this weekend? Let us know in the comments below!