OATrageous OXO Giveaway and an Oat Congee Recipe

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I love OXO tools and I have a kitchen full of their smart tools. I have sets of their bowls, measuring tools, mandoline, cherry pitter and tons more. I thought you might like some more OXO in your life too, so I asked them to partner with me on an OATrageous Giveaway. If you are […]

4 Slow Cooker Oatmeals Make Tonight for Tomorrow’s Breakfast!

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It’s no secret that the weather has been cold. Do you know what’s better than staying under the covers in the morning? Waking up to the smell of homemade oatmeal and knowing it’s ready to eat! All of these recipes are for a 1 1/2 to 2 quart slow cooker and make 2 to 3 […]

Ann of Unrefined Vegan makes Vanilla Fig Oatmeal and a Recipe for Spooky Halloween Oats!

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Ann is another wonderful friend I’m made this past year. Her recipes are stellar and she is the founder of the Virtual Vegan Potluck. She’s sharing her beautiful photos and the recipe for my very favorite oatmeal – Vanilla Fig Oatmeal with Baklava Topping on her blog today. I will be announcing the next Virtual Vegan […]

Kristina Sloggett Shares My Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce

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I love Kristina’s blog, Spa Bettie, and am so excited to have her introduce one of my favorite recipes – Pumpkin Coconut Caramel Sauce. This is a  must-make recipe to go along with fall. You know it’s time to start the pumpkin craziness! Her blog is stuffed full of innovative and approachable fun recipes. I […]

Slow Cooker Breakfast Burritos at 86 Lemons and a Bonus Oatmeal Recipe

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Today my blog tour stops at 86 Lemons, Livvy Zimmerman’s beautiful blog. her Chopped Power Salad really has me drooling. I love the vibrancy of her photos as well as her friendly conversational tone. It’s like listening to an old friend with great taste in food! I’m still hoping fall will surprise me any day now. […]

Vanilla Fig Oatmeal with Baklava Topping from Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just You

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Vanilla Fig Oatmeal with Baklava Topping has always been one of the top oatmeals on Healthy Slow Cooking, so when I wrote Vegan Slow Cooking for Two or Just You I had to add it in. Breakfast works great  in a 1 1/2 or 2 quart slow cooker. There’s more than just oatmeals in Vegan Slow Cooking for […]

Steel Cut Oat Risotto

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The more I cook with oats the more I find they have an endless amount of uses. Savory oats are my latest obsession. These steel cut oats retain an al dente quality to them just like arborio rice does in a risotto. Cheryl said she would have never guessed it was made of oats, but […]

13 Easy Slow Cooker Oatmeals – Happy Almost Halloween!

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My friend Gail Davis from So Delicious reminded me that today is oatmeal day. I can’t believe it almost past me by! Since we’re so close to Halloween I selected 13 of my favorites for you to warm up with. So stay toasty and dry, and eat your oatmeal!

Slow Cooker Coconut Banana Pecan Coffee Cake Oatmeal

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Sorry I missed posting the last 2 days. I have a confession to make. I spent those 2 days oatmeal-less. I cheated on my oatmeal with vegan sausage biscuits and I have to admit it was pretty darn tasty! Of course, what really made it special was that I ate them on Halloween biscuits. I […]

Slow Cooker Orange Fig Pecan Oatmeal

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I love orange flower water and once I got my hands on a bottle I was hooked. It has a very delicate, sweet, floral fragrance and a delicious taste when used sparingly. If you use too much you’ll feel like you’re eating perfume. If you can get to a Middle Eastern Store it’s surprisingly cheap, so get […]