Is anyone else in total Christmas mode?! We have our Christmas tree up, decorations out, and cozy blankets all over our house (because believe it or not it is COLD in the morning!). What is better on a cozy Sunday morning than a warm and comforting breakfast?! Don't get me wrong, I love my smoothie … Continue reading Apple Spiced Baked Oatmeal
So I'm the type of person that welcomes stress into my life. When I'm overwhelmed, I tend to pack on a little more because of course, "I can handle it!" After this weekend, I really think I'm going to try to stop doing this.. and this time I mean it! As I'm in the process … Continue reading Peachy Cinnamon Baked Oatmeal
I took some time off from oatmeal. I mean, something hot and steamy in 108 degree weather just wasn't really appealing to me there for a while. After feeling like my break up with oatmeal was lasting just a little too long, I decided to make a little batch of baked oats. Why do I … Continue reading Vegan Baked Blueberry Oats
Good morning! I use to be an oatmeal every morning type of person, but I was always using oatmeal from a packet. Now I will give myself some credit because I was choosing a "weight controlled version" to avoid loads of excess sugar. After taking some time off of the oatmeal train, I had a … Continue reading Easy like Oatmeal
I thoroughly enjoy my weekends; one reason is because I love to put time and thought into my favorite meal of the day, breakfast! This morning, I wanted something warm and comforting and have been itching to use the frozen berries that have been sitting in my freezer. I hadn't had oatmeal in a while, so … Continue reading Sunday Brunch: Berry Almond Oatmeal Bake!
On a rainy day, what better is there to do then bake yourself a big batch of cookies! I love oatmeal raisin cookies, so my thought has always been, if I am going to make them I might as well put my healthy spin on them. There are not any eggs, oil, butter, or cow's milk … Continue reading Oil-Free, Low-Fat Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
I just tried this out last night for the first time. It was nice to wake up to something warm and already prepared, but there were a few changes I think I would make (which I will walk you through). I would definitely try them out, especially if you are an oatmeal person! Apple Cinnamon … Continue reading Apple Cinnamon Slow Cooker Oats
Here is a recipe for my Oatmeal Raisin Power Balls. Peanut butter and pecans provide a little protein while oats and raisins provide carbohydrate. Maybe try these for your post-workout snack! What you will need: 2 cups rolled oats 1 Tbsp ground flaxseed 1/3 cup peanut butter 1/4-1/3 cup honey or agave syrup (I combined … Continue reading Oatmeal Raisin Power Balls