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Celebrate National Soup Month

Mission Place Apartments, Jessup, MD  January weather turns our thoughts to hearty, warm soup, and today we've got recipes to fill the craving.

January is a time for new things, so check out this list of the Best Things to Do Near Jessup, MD. The area has loads of places to go and things to do for members of our apartment community here at Mission Place Apartments, and when you get home, enjoy a nice warm bowl of soup. Today we’ve got recipes to celebrate National Soup Month, and we’ll include some slow cooker ones, so you can head out in the morning, and come home to a ready-to-serve dinner.


Soup Recipes


Creamy Tuscan Garlic Tortellini Soup from The Recipe Critic

Make this soup in fifteen easy minutes. It’s a delicious option for anyone who doesn’t have a lot of time to cook or prep their meals. The spices and other ingredients blend to make a delicious and decadent meal.


20-Minute Chicken Parmesan Soup from Chelsea’s Messy Apron

This easy 20-minute chicken parmesan soup is perfect for those stressful days after work when all you need is a quick, easy meal. We love the textures and flavors in this delicious, mouth-watering soup. Yellow onion, minced garlic, dried parsley, Italian seasoning, dried oregano, paprika, basil, salt, and pepper are used to season this soup.


Loaded Potato Soup from Butter Your Biscuit

Loaded potato soup is the ultimate in comfort food. We are big fans of this creamy, flavorful soup. Use carrots, russet potatoes, celery, onion, cream cheese,  chicken stock, garlic, and cheddar cheese to make this dish. Top this potato soup with bacon, cheddar cheese, salt, pepper, tortilla chips, sour cream, and more of your favorite toppings to finish off the dish.


The Best Mushroom Soup from Will Cook for Smiles

The best mushroom soup really is the best. We love the mix of mushrooms (feel free to use your favorite kind of mushrooms in this recipe), onion, vegetable stock, seasonings, and more in this dish. This is the perfect cheer-up soup for a cloudy day here in Jessup, MD.


Slow Cooker Soup Recipes

Slow Cooker Steak Soup from Plain Chicken

This is a “leave it and go” kind of recipe, which is arguably our favorite kind of recipe. Slow cooker steak soup is great for those days when you just want dinner without the fuss. This simple recipe will have you happy that you invested in that slow cooker.


This Slow Cooker Taco Soup is flavorful and adaptable, read the reviews to see what cooks have done with it. The recipe comes from Janeen Barlow and is on She said this about it: "This is a quick, throw together slow cooker soup with a Mexican flair. Teenagers love it. Serve topped with corn chips, shredded Cheddar cheese and a dollop of sour cream. Make sure you adjust the amount of chile peppers if you're sensitive about spicy foods."


Tomato basil soup has never been easier than this delicious version from Six Sisters’ Stuff. Cook it in a slow cooker and with a minimum effort after work, dinner is ready!.  

Tips for Making Soups and Stews

Make a Quick, Flavorful Vegetable Stock in Just 10 Minutes


How to Make Homemade Chicken Stock


How to Make Homemade Beef Broth (The Pioneer Woman)


How to Make a Roux


How to Make and Use a Slurry to Thicken Soup


We hope you enjoy making soup this month at your apartment here in Jessup! Let us know which recipes you made or share your soup recipes in the comments!