1. Fried Eggs Caty Schnack / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Natsuko Mazany / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Kelda Baljon / Via spoonuniversity.com Bananas optional, but encouraged. Get your french toast fix here. 4. Oatmeal Becky Hughes / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Lauren Gong / Via spoonuniversity.com Microwaves don’t discriminate so you could also try an apple cinnamon or chocolate peanut butter version. Get both recipes here. 6. Minestrone Soup Theo Lee / Via spoonuniversity.com Who knew you could make homemade soup in the microwave? Try it for yourself here. 7. BLT Devon Carlson / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Alex Furuya / Via spoonuniversity.com Add an egg to make it a croque-madame. Check out the recipe here. 9. Chicken Curry Megan Suckut / Via spoonuniversity.com Eat this on its own or serve over microwave minute rice. Test the heat here. 10. Pizza Bagel Zoe Schneider / Via spoonuniveristy.com The possibilities are (mostly) endless on this one. Find your favorite combination here. 11. Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus with Goat Cheese & Shrimp Bernard Wen / Via spoonuniversity.com ~Fancy~. Learn how to make this here. 12. Hot and Spicy Chili Ramen Caitlin Wolper / Via spoonuniversity.com A college staple, upgraded. Check it out for yourself here. 13. Mac 'N Cheese Alex Weiner / Via spoonuniversity.com Way better than Easy Mac. Learn how to make real Mac 'N Cheese here. 14. Spaghetti Squash Paige Marie Rodgers / Via spoonuniversity.com A game-changer, because the oven is usually a painful 40 to 50-minute debacle. Get the recipe right here. 15. Chicken Fajitas Tiare Brown / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Maria Glander / Via spoonuniversity.com You can use a regular potato or a sweet potato. Get your stuffing on here. 17. Ratatouille Smita Jain / Via spoonuniversity.com Bon appétit. Learn how to make it here. 18. Chocolate Mug Cake Patrick Domingo / Via spoonuniversity.com Who says you can't eat cake for breakfast? Check out this decadent treat here. 19. Nutella Mug Cake Meredith Marcus / Via spoonuniversity.com Like the more exciting cousin of the chocolate cake. Find the recipe here. 20. Chocolate Chip Cookie Christine Chang / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Caitlin Shoemaker / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Lila Thulin / Via spoonuniversity.com You can always make simple s’mores in the microwave. But when you’re feeling more adventurous, try this recipe. 23. Cinnamon Baked Apples Ben Rosenstock / Via spoonuniversity.com 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 Alvin Zhou / Via spoonuniversity.com Bananas, bread, and peanut butter? Sign us up. You can make it for yourself here.