diced tomatoes with mild green chiles

Southwestern Pork and Squash Soup

"I adapted a pork and squash stew recipe, using tomatoes and southwestern-style seasonings. My husband and sons loved it, and the leftovers were even better the next day! Try it with fresh corn muffins." —Molly Newman, Portland, Oregon

Nacho Tots

"This is an easy, versatile party appetizer that everyone loves. If you can't find chorizo, ground beef or ground chicken...