This recipe will make use of some of that leftover ham in the fridge. It includes a variety of fresh and healthy vegetables. The addition of a potato helps to thicken it up. If you are new to making soups, you will find this to be an easy recipe. For you soup experts, you just might find that sometimes you don’t have to work so hard to achieve delicious. This will serve 8 quite nicely. A hearty bread is the appropriate accompaniment.