Cooking is difficult, particularly when you don't own an oven, or, own an oven you don't fully comprehend how to operate. Regardless of the reason behind your lacking skills on the stove, a simple truth remains—you gotta eat.

Rather than attempting to survive on protein bars and your roommate's leftovers alone, step up to the (dinner) plate. Take a small but important step forward with these 25 Awesome Meals You Can Make in the Microwave.

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