Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal

I love oatmeal just as much as the next size 12 girl who longs to be a size 8, but I can only eat so much of it before my taste buds start getting board and long for something a bit more creative…therefore, I’ve added one simple ingredient to my morning meal and have fallen in love with oatmeal all over again.

Pumpkin Pie Spice Oatmeal 🙂

PUMPKIN SPICE OATMEAL

What You Need:

1/2 cup quick cooking oats

2-3 teaspoons brown sugar

2 tablespoons raisins or dried cranberries

1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice

Combine all ingredients in a microwave safe bowl.  Add water (based on the measurements placed on your oatmeal container) and microwave for about 1 minute.  Stir and devour.

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2 responses to “Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal

  1. Jiffknee

    I use the pumpkin pie spice sometimes, too. You can also stir in about one-quarter to half cup canned pumpkin to beef up that pumpkin-y taste.

    Another yum-tastic way is to dice up some frozen peaches, a wee bit o’sweetener of your choice, and for the liquid, substitute half of the water for lowfat/skim milk. Peaches and creamy goodness. I usually prep it the night before so the oats soak up the liquid, heat and then splash a little more milk for serving.

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