The microwave — either you love it or hate it. While some people associate it with unsavory dinners out of plastic containers, we're here to tell you it's got much more sophistication than that. Ahead, check out recipes that will show you how to put the good ol' microwave to perfectly good use; in fact, you won't believe these dishes came out of that infamous beeping sound. Whether you're headed back to school and need to make do with a fridge and microwave or your cooking style errs on the lazy side (hey, no one is judging), these dishes are for you. We see those microwave haters dwindling in 3 . . . 2 . . . 1.