Now that we’re well into second semester, the homework is piling up and free time is non-existent. The time needed to make the delicious snacks we crave seems impossible between class and other activities.  In just five minutes, you can make these satisfying snacks without having to worry about wasting time. So take that study break you so desperately need and refuel with these speedy eats.

1. Rice Crispy Treats

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This treat can be made right in your microwave with just a mug. How easy is that?

2. Honey Butter Sea Salt Popcorn

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Because plain popcorn just doesn’t cut it. Try this when you’re looking to spice up your snacking.

3. Nutella and Banana Roll Up

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For all those Nutella lovers out there, this recipe is perfect for you.

4. Banana Nut Bread

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Don’t want to spend money on fruit? Just grab a banana from the dining hall and make this recipe.

5. Ricotta Avocado Toast

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You can never have enough avocado toast.

6. Microwave Quesadillas

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Craving that local Mexican restaurant but have no time to grab a bite? Get your fix with these delicious (and microwaveable) quesadillas. The best part, you can make these right in your microwave.

7. Guac and chips

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Make Chipotle’s guacamole and have a five-minute fiesta.

8. Trail Mix

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You can’t go wrong with trail mix. Make it savory with some popcorn, sweet with some chocolate or even nut-free.

9. Pumpkin Spice Donuts

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Who said snacks had to be healthy? These are perfect for those cheat days.

10. Apple Sandwiches

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The perfect healthy snack to keep you feeling satisfied in between your meals.

11. Banana Split

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Just as good as the dessert, but with half the calories.

12. Chocolate Truffles

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No explanation necessary. These are a must-have.

13. Mini Pizzas

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No need to wait half an hour for Dominos when you can have these in 5 minutes.

14. Sriracha Yogurt Dip

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This spicy snack will definitely give you the kick you need to stay focused and alert.

15. Peanut Butter Chia Bars

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Chia seeds are proven to help increase your metabolism, so don’t feel guilty when you’re too busy to hit the gym for the day.