The New Instant Oatmeal (Overnight Steel Cut Oats)

The New Instant Oatmeal (Overnight Steel Cut Oats)

Forgive me if I’m the last person to find out about this little tidbit, but did you realize that you can make instant oatmeal with steel cut oats? I had heard of the ever popular overnight oats in the slow cooker but had never gotten around to giving them a try. One of my close… 

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Instant Blueberry Banana Oatmeal with Pecans

Instant Blueberry Banana Oatmeal with Pecans

We’re still on the homemade instant oatmeal train. I find it’s quicker to make individual portions in the microwave then one pot on the stove and I like being able to make the kids portions first so they have a bit of time to cool down before we all dive in together. When the kids come bounding into… 

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Instant Carrot Cake Oatmeal

Instant Carrot Cake Oatmeal

We’ve been trying to find more ways to incorporate veggies into our breakfasts. Fruit is a lot easier to work into breakfast then veggies seem to be. A raw apple verses a raw carrot first thing in the morning? Apple please. So I’ve been getting creative with taking our go-to breakfasts and working veggies in,… 

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Maple-Walnut Oatmeal Cookies

http://kitchensimplicity.com/maple-walnut-oatmeal-cookies/

Happy Canada Day weekend! I hope everyone is enjoying a wonderful day off, and hopefully some fabulous weather to go with it! Every time Canada Day comes around I can’t help but make something with maple. Give me any excuse to cook or bake with maple and I’ll jump at the chance. These cookies are put together… 

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Banana Walnut Oatmeal

Banana Walnut Oatmeal

Now that my family has gotten into a fairly regular routine, breakfast has become a family affair. It’s one more chance for us to spend time together and connect before the day begins. The tastier and quicker it is to throw together, the more likely we’ll be to make the time to sit and enjoy… 

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