Meatloaf is the quintessential comfort food. Whether served with mashed potatoes and gravy at the dinner table, eaten as a sandwich, or formed into burgers, meatloaf is a versatile and budget-friendly food.
Everyone's favorite, chicken soup with noodles, is comforting and satisfying but also super easy to make -- largely due to the fact that there are so many ways to transform chicken broth, vegetables, and noodles. With different flavorings and types of noodles, the bowl takes on a distinct personality.
Be sure to save the turkey bones from your Thanksgiving feast -- you can use them to make a pot of flavorful stock. Simmer them with some onions, carrots, and celery, and you'll have a freezable, low-sodium base for soups, stews, rice dishes, and more.