My friend Sarah shared this recipe with me.
1/2 pound lean ground beef
1/2 cup chopped onion
2 cans (15 ounces each) Chopped tomatoes
2 cups pinto or red beans
1 cup water
1 cup uncooked macaroni
1 teaspoon chili powder
Cook ground beef and onions in a skillet until meat is browned drain off any extra fat
Add tomatoes(with liquid), beans, water, macaroni and chili powder to beef
Simmer for about 30 minutes or until macaroni is tender. stir occasionally. add a little more water while cooking if needed.