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Over 10 Meals to Cook in a Microwave

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From busy moms to college students, we all need to cook in the microwave on occasion.  A quick internet search shows tons (and tons) of mug cake recipes in the microwave, but finding real meals can be a bit difficult!  So, I have pulled together my top picks for 10 meals to cook in a microwave.  These will help you get dinner on the table faster (and without heating up the kitchen).  Or, if you are living in a dorm or apartment, these will help you save a bit of money! Instead of dining out,or eating roman noodles, you can have a real meal – even without a real kitchen!

Living in a dorm or apartment, these Meals to Cook in a Microwave will help you!

Over 10 Meals to Cook in a Microwave:

Rotel Dip from ME! 🙂

Microwave Minute Blueberry Muffin from I’m a Lazy Mom

Microwave Breakfast Flatbread from Flour on my Face

Microwave Chili Cheese Dip from Amanda’s Cookin’

Microwave Lasagna Rolls from Kraft

Southwest Chicken Casserole from Chef Mom

Easy Applesauce Recipe from The Simple Parent

Super Easy Mac & Cheese from I’m a Lazy Mom

Caramel Apple Nachos from Family Fresh Meals

Healthy Asian Chicken Wraps from Tips from a Typical Mom

Barbeque Pork Tenderloin from Pampered Chef

Microwave Cooking Resources:

Enameled Stoneware Dutch Oven Round Covered Casserole Dish with Lid – 1.5 Quart Green

Nordic Ware Microwave 10.5 Inch Spatter Cover (Assorted Colors)

Microwave Bacon Cooker – The Original Makin’ Bacon Microwave Bacon Rack – Reduces Fat up to 35%

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Monday 8th of February 2016

Ahhhhhhhh I'm such a microwave hater! Hubby however, I really should sent this over to him!

Life as a Convert

Saturday 6th of February 2016

I don't even own a microwave haha. I bet this is handy for those that do.

Cara (@StylishGeek)

Friday 5th of February 2016

What an awesome compilation of Over 10 Meals to Cook in a Microwave! Thanks so much! I rarely use the microwave for cooking but there are those days that you use it bec. you're too tired to cook!

Ron Leyba

Friday 5th of February 2016

Thanks for this list of meals. Love to try them all real soon!


Thursday 4th of February 2016

I love my microwave and love that you can make a whole meal in there in a matter of minutes!! Great post!!