Food·Posted on Mar 28, 201523 Mac 'n' Cheese Recipes That Might Save Your LifeIt's honestly weird that people ever do other things with pasta.by Rachel SandersBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Jenny Chang 1. Creamy Baked White Mac 'n' Cheese freckleandfair.com This recipe uses a combo of mozzarella, fontina, and parmesan cheese for beautifully ooey-gooey results. Get the recipe. 2. Carnitas Mac 'n' Cheese simplehacksliving.com The wise move is to just always have some pork shoulder going in your slow cooker, in case you need to make this. Get the recipe. 3. Breakfast Mac 'n' Cheese spicysouthernkitchen.com OK, listen! There is breakfast sausage in here and also crumbled biscuits on top! Let's talk about that! Get the recipe. 4. Butternut Squash & Bacon Mac 'n' Cheese browneyedbaker.com B + B = A+. Get the recipe. 5. One-Pot Chili Mac 'n' Cheese livingbettertogether.com Is this beautiful on the outside? No. But is it beautiful when it's inside you? Yes. Get the recipe. 6. Creamy Four-Cheese Mac 'n' Cheese with Buttery Ritz Crackers halfbakedharvest.com If I were a Ritz cracker, this is where I would want to be. Get the recipe. 7. Crab Mac 'n' Cheese dineanddish.net Lobster is SO played out. Get the recipe. 8. Jalapeño-Bacon Mac 'n' Cheese yestoyolks.com Yeah, I could get hot n heavy with this. Get the recipe. 9. Caprese Mac 'n' Cheese simply-delicious-food.com You think you have to choose between pizza and pasta but you don't. Get the recipe. 10. Korean Mac 'n' Cheese cookingwithbooks.net There's gochujang in the mac and dried kimchi in the crunchy topping. Get the recipe. 11. Pumpkin Thyme Mac 'n' Cheese spoonforkbacon.com You know what, there is No Law that says you can't eat pumpkin stuff all year long. Get the recipe. 12. Creamy Brie & Camembert Skillet Mac 'n' Cheese spoonforkbacon.com Individual-size skillets are a) cute as heck and b) ensure that you won't have comparative portion-size anxiety. Get the recipe. 13. Vegan Caramelized Onion Mac 'n' Cheese minimalistbaker.com Because vegans deserve great mac, too. Get the recipe. 14. Easy Beer Mac 'n' Cheese howsweeteats.com Cheers! Get the recipe. 15. Perfect Creamy Mac 'n' Cheese seasonsandsuppers.ca This super-saucy mac is for serious cheddar enthusiasts. Get the recipe. 16. Skinny Cauliflower Mac 'n' Cheese seasonsandsuppers.ca The relevant thing here is not so much calorie count as the fact that cauliflower is delicious. Get the recipe. 17. Buffalo Chicken Mac 'n' Cheese portandfin.com This was bound to happen eventually. Get the recipe. 18. Romano & Roasted Brussels Sprout Mac 'n' Cheese wisconsincheesetalk.com Classy AF! Get the recipe. 19. Mexican Macaroni & Cheese gimmesomeoven.com For when the regular old cheese drill is not enough. Get the recipe. 20. Vegan Green Chili Mac 'n' Cheese minimalistbaker.com Mmm, spicy. Get the recipe. 21. Spinach & Artichoke Mac 'n' Cheese damndelicious.net You know when you're eating artichoke dip and you're thinking, "this is great, but I honestly wish there were pasta in it"? PROBLEM SOLVED. Get the recipe. 22. Curried Cauliflower Mac 'n' Cheese Susan Pridmore / thewimpyvegetarian.com Adventurous, yes, but at the end of the say it's still the mac we know and love. Get the recipe. 23. Cheez-It & Chicken Mac 'n' Cheese funnyloveblog.com ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Get the recipe. Want amazing recipes in your inbox twice a week? Sign up for the BuzzFeed Food newsletter!