Buh-bye boxed mac and cheese.
"Looking for some cheap dinner ideas? Whether you just paid rent or you’d rather stash your cash for future travel plans, saving money doesn’t have to mean forgoing delicious food. With some clever techniques and an arsenal of inexpensive pantry staples—like rice, pasta, beans, frozen produce, and chicken thighs—your cheap meals can also be your best meals. "
Lots of ideas here for dressing up the basics. Some old favorites like quesadillas, fried eggs, and mac n cheese, but also new soup recipes I'd like to try.