1. Fried Eggs

Fried Eggs

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You can fry your eggs, scramble your eggs, and poach your eggs all in the microwave. Learn how to make all three here.

2. Pancake Mugcake

Pancake Mugcake

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This recipe uses smashed banana but you could also experiment with chocolate chips or blueberries in the batter. Check it out for yourself here.

3. Banana French Toast

Banana French Toast

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Bananas optional, but encouraged. Get your french toast fix here.

4. Oatmeal


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You can use your classic instant oatmeal or try mixing in chia and flaxseed for when you want to feel extra healthy. Check the recipe out here.

5. Breakfast Muffins

Breakfast Muffins

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Microwaves don’t discriminate so you could also try an apple cinnamon or chocolate peanut butter version. Get both recipes here.

6. Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup

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Who knew you could make homemade soup in the microwave? Try it for yourself here.

7. BLT


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Sure, all you have to make in the microwave is the bacon. But what is a BLT without bacon? Learn how to make crispy bacon here.

8. Croque-Monsieur


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Add an egg to make it a croque-madame. Check out the recipe here.

9. Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry

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Eat this on its own or serve over microwave minute rice. Test the heat here.

10. Pizza Bagel

Pizza Bagel

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The possibilities are (mostly) endless on this one. Find your favorite combination here.

12. Hot and Spicy Chili Ramen

Hot and Spicy Chili Ramen

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A college staple, upgraded. Check it out for yourself here.

13. Mac ‘N Cheese

Mac 'N Cheese

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Way better than Easy Mac. Learn how to make real Mac ‘N Cheese here.

14. Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash

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A game-changer, because the oven is usually a painful 40 to 50-minute debacle. Get the recipe right here.

15. Chicken Fajitas

Chicken Fajitas

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Serve this to your friends and they’ll be so confused about how you managed to make this in a microwave. Learn how to make it yourself here.

16. Stuffed Baked Potato

Stuffed Baked Potato

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You can use a regular potato or a sweet potato. Get your stuffing on here.

17. Ratatouille


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Bon appétit. Learn how to make it here.

18. Chocolate Mug Cake

Chocolate Mug Cake

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Who says you can’t eat cake for breakfast? Check out this decadent treat here.

19. Nutella Mug Cake

Nutella Mug Cake

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Like the more exciting cousin of the chocolate cake. Find the recipe here.

20. Chocolate Chip Cookie

Chocolate Chip Cookie

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We’ve all made 15 cookies intending to only eat two (or if we’re being honest with ourselves, four) and then all of a sudden the plate is empty. Satisfy your sweet tooth here.

21. Pumpkin Spice Donuts

Pumpkin Spice Donuts

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It’s an exciting day when donuts can be made in a microwave. Chocolate glaze optional (but not really optional). Recipe here.

22. S’mores Mug Cake

S'mores Mug Cake

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You can always make simple s’mores in the microwave. But when you’re feeling more adventurous, try this recipe.

23. Cinnamon Baked Apples

Cinnamon Baked Apples

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For when you’re looking for a healthier dessert but can only compromise so much.Learn how to make it here.

24. PB&J Banana Bread

PB&J Banana Bread

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Bananas, bread, and peanut butter? Sign us up. You can make it for yourself here.