On a busy night, a fast and easy dinner is a must. It’s easy to turn to quick fixes like a boxed Hamburger Helper or a frozen meal.

– Ground beef – Cornstarch – Paprika – Onion and garlic powder – Sugar – Tomato paste – Beef broth – Elbow macaroni – Heavy cream – Sharp cheddar

Brown the ground beef before adding in the seasonings and tomato paste.

Bring the mixture to a boil once you add in the beef broth and elbow macaroni.

Let the mixture simmer about 10 minutes with the cover on until the pasta is al dente and the liquid is mostly absorbed. Then stir in the cream and cheese.

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