The way to make mac & cheese better than ever is to make it homemade, and your entire family will love the surprise of switching out macaroni for fun bowtie pasta! After cooking your pasta, cook garlic in butter, then whisk in flour, salt and pepper. Slowly stir in milk to create a white sauce. Mix in mustard and Colby cheese and stir until melted. Add the pasta along with ham and pour everything into a baking dish with a topping of Parmesan cheese. Bake until bubbly and serve to a very happy family or special guests. Get the recipe for Ham and Cheese Bowties.