Are you looking for a lighter oatmeal recipe? Sometimes oatmeal recipes can tend to lean heavy on the buttery goodness side, while they are lacking in the light fluffy, healthy side of food.
A lighter feeling oatmeal with a few servings of sweet fruit is likely to help you to feel a lot more energized after eating the carbs in the oatmeal, and your blood sugar won’t spike as heavily causing you to feel tired suddenly in the middle of the day. If you want to something healthy and easy to digest, then you can take a look at this recipe for berries and cream oatmeal.
What You Need
- 2 bowls of prepared oatmeal
- 1 cups fresh strawberries cut
- 1 tablespoon orange juice
- ½ teaspoon vanilla extract
- ¾ tablespoon honey
- ¼ teaspoon of salt
- ½ tablespoon vanilla coffee creamer
- ⅛ cup powdered sugar
How You Make It
Cook enough oatmeal for two servings, then put the berries, vanilla, and orange juice in the pan with honey and salt.
Simmer them until the berries become soft and begin to fall apart, and the set it aside. Take the creamer and put it into a cup and stir in the powdered sugar.
Dump the strawberry mixture over the oatmeal and drizzle with the cream mixture.