Homemade Instant Oatmeal Packets
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Super quick and healthy breakfast. Recipe on PocketChangeGourmet.com
  • 5 cup oats, quick cooking
  • ⅓ cup instant dry milk powder
  • ⅔ cups brown sugar, packed firmly
  • 3 tablespoons cinnamon
  • 1 cup dried fruit - we used plums, cranberries, cherries and blueberries
  • ½ cup nut, chopped - we used pecans
  • ½ cup raisins
  1. In a large bowl, stir to combine all ingredients *see notes
  2. Add a heaping ½ cup of mixture to resealable bag
  1. Add ¾ - 1 cup milk or water to a small saucepan and heat to boiling on stove
  2. Add oatmeal packet and cook 1-2 minutes or until thick
  1. Add oatmeal packet to microwave safe bowl
  2. Add ¾ - 1 cup milk or water to oatmeal and stir
  3. Heat 1-2 minutes on high
  1. Enjoy with additional dried fruit or nuts and milk to taste
You can add the fruit and nuts into the mixture or leave them out and add just be serving.
Recipe by Pocket Change Gourmet at https://pocketchangegourmet.com/homemade-instant-oatmeal-packets-quick-breakfast/