Man cannot live by Pot Noodle alone, so get these easy recipes into your kids' repertoire
In terms of food, university days are a bit of a low point in life: tinned chilli con carne, endless mugs of powdering soup and cornflakes for dinner. Ring any bells?
It doesn't have to be so sad, though.
In an attempt to rescue every student from another depressing dinner, we’ve put together a list of recipes to suit the smallest of budgets. And you don't have to be a MasterChef contestant either. Share these with the students in your life and let us know how you get on...
Nearly entirely made from store cupboard ingredients – comfort food doesn't get more convenient than this.
Pasta and cheese. We could get a PhD in that.
Mix your ingredients up, pour in a cup and ping: dinner’s ready.
Stuff these till they're fit to burst and drizzle with ready-made tzatziki.
Rock the wok with this quick and easy recipe.
Cheat the chowder with ready-made mash and you'll be slurping this up 15 minutes later.
This one's ready in 40 minutes – less time than it takes for the takeaway to arrive.
A big beefy dish to curb even the most insatiable of appetites.
Hungover? Not any more.
Why have we never done this to naan before? Genius.