9 Hearty and Healthy Soups, Stews, and Pastas (Photos)

Time to bust out the Crock-Pot.

Cold weather is the perfect time to bust out the Crock-Pot to make some soup or chili. Photograph by Melissa Romero.

It finally feels like fall, and our cravings for hearty, comforting soups are in full swing. So clean off that dusty slow cooker and try one of our healthy recipes for chili and soup, or boil a pot of pasta and top it with some in-season cauliflower. Whichever recipe you choose, it’s sure to warm you right up.