01/23/2011 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

How To Cook A Thanksgiving Feast In Your Dorm Room Microwave

Not everyone gets to travel home for Thanksgiving dinner this week (or receives an invite to crash someone else's feast). Some college students are stuck in their tiny residence hall rooms with a mini-fridge and a microwave. Maybe a coffee pot.

As I thought about composing a blog post on the topic, I wondered: Is it even possible to cook an entire traditional Thanksgiving dinner using just a dorm microwave? Is it safe to zap a turkey?

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