It's a day or two before pay day and you are down to the last few dollars. Perhaps, you have money in savings but, you want to use it as a last resort.
You discover that you have a can of chili and some frozen mac and cheese. Well, you could eat these items as separate meals or you could join them together for the ultimate in comfort food deliciousness.
Cook the chili on the stove per the directions on the can. Next, throw the frozen mac and cheese in the microwave per the instructions on the package.
Add in cracked black pepper and you have some yummy comfort food. If you want to get super fancy, add in some chopped sauteed onions and mushrooms.
A cold blustery day is no match for this super cheap comfort food.