Recipe | Real Simple Potato Soup

As winter draws closer, there's not a more comforting meal, than a hot bowl of potato soup. For me, it is all kinds of creamy, warm nostalgia, taking me back to those overcast days where the wind makes it just too cold to play outside. Everyone in our home is gathering around the space heater watching a holiday movie.

It's time for dinner and the despair from departing away from the space heater dissipates as your hands are warming up around a fresh hot bowl of soup. The best thing about it is it's so simple to make, and you can literally add anything you want on it- green onions, chives, bacon, cheese, or throw in some leftover Christmas ham. Basically, it's the kind of meal where everyone can have it their own way. Everyone's happy and there's nothing to it. Here's what you need: