Slow Cooker Hummingbird Cake Oatmeal – An Oatmeal Cure for the Monday Blues

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When nothing but something sweet will do, try some Hummingbird Cake Oatmeal. This is an old Southern cake favorite that has pineapple, banana, and pecans in the cake and is topped with a cream cheese icing. Obviously there’s no dairy in my oatmeal. Instead the icing we use is made from Vanilla So Delicious Coconut Yogurt, minced pineapple and […]

Slow Cooker Purple Sweet Potato Pecan Pie Oatmeal

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It’s day 10 of my Love Your Oatmeal Celebration and it’s a Friday too! This oatmeal reminds me of sweet potato pie filling that’s topped with the gooey insides of a pecan pie. Two Southern favs to celebrate the end of the week. After all the end of the week should be sweet, right? I […]

Slow Cooker Vanilla Fig Oatmeal Topped with Baklava Filling

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This is a great tasting healthy breakfast of vanilla fig oatmeal topped with a gooey topping of agave and chopped nuts.

Slow Cooker Strawberry Layer Cake Oatmeal – The Oatmeal to (Hopefully) Bring Spring

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Welcome to day 8 of love your oatmeal week! Today’s oatmeal reminds me of my favorite dessert.  Last night we went out to eat and they had a white layer cake with strawberry icing. Luckily they were out of it or it would be attaching itself to my hip as I write this. But this oatmeal […]

German Chocolate Cake Oatmeal – The Oatmeal of Incentive

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It’s day 7 of love your oatmeal week! This has some elements of the Almond Joy oatmeal, but this time we’ll be topping our oatmeal with a decadent pecan, coconut, caramel ‘icing’. If you need to have a lower key (or calorie)  breakfast just sweeten with your favorite sweetener and top with chopped pecans and coconut. I wasn’t feeling […]

Carrot Cardamom Oatmeal – Inspired by Indian Carrot Halwa

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Welcome to part 2 (really week 2) of love your oatmeal week! Yes, that makes it more than a week of love your oatmeal. But I just kept thinking of yummy taste combinations I want to try. This week will have at least a few international flavors that aren’t often seen in your morning oatmeal. I […]

Slow Cooker Vegan Elvis Oatmeal – The ‘Don’t Be Cruel’ Oatmeal

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Welcome to day 5 of love your oatmeal week! I thought since it’s Friday I need to shake things up a little and make something slightly wacky and unexpected.  If Elvis had been a vegan this is how he would have started the day. This is a play on his favorite sandwich – a grilled peanut […]

Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal – The Oatmeal to Calm Your Stomach

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Welcome to day 4 of love your oatmeal week! Today’s oatmeal reminds me of my favorite quick bread. Since this is cold and flu season you may find yourself with a tummy ache at some point. Ginger is a great way to soothe your tummy. Plus it tastes good too! Slow Cooker Gingerbread Oatmeal 2 to […]

Slow Cooker Lemon Blueberry Muffin Oatmeal – The Oatmeal of Happiness

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Welcome to day 3 of love your oatmeal week! Today’s oatmeal reminds me of my favorite muffin. You get blueberries in every bite with a bright burst of lemon. There’s something about just smelling lemon that seems to make the ickiest day seem to have possibilities.

Slow Cooker Creamsicle Oatmeal – Orange Vanilla Goodness

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Welcome to day 2 of love your oatmeal week! The taste of orange and vanilla together bring back childhood memories of hot summer afternoons. You can almost feel the sticky on your hands from your melted push-up if you close your eyes. Why did those things always leak anyhow? Creamsicle Oatmeal 2 to 3 servings **This […]