1/2 lb. Ground beef
Brown beef in a frying pan. Drain fat. Add garlic powder. Add tomato sauce, tomatoes, and pepper to frying pan. Cover and simmer 15-20 minutes. Cook noodles according to package directions. Drain. Put alternate layers of the noodles, mozzarella cheese, cottage cheese, tomato/meat sauce, and grated Parmesan cheese into the baking dish, ending with a layer of sauce and topping with some Parmesan cheese. Bake at 375 degrees F for 15-20 minutes.