Yea, oatmeal is super simple to make.  But there’s times when it’s too runny, too thick, runs over the bowl, etc.  This is my fool-proof recipe for making the best oatmeal!  Trust me, it’s all in the process…

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The Perfect Oatmeal
½ cup dry oats
1 cup water
1 banana, sliced
pinch of walnuts
1 tbsp. peanut butter

  1. Add water to dry oats. Cook for 2 minutes. Stir, and let it rest for 2 minutes.
  2. Cook for an additional 30 seconds. Let it rest for a couple minutes.
  3. Remove from microwave and top with banana, walnuts and a blob of peanut butter.  Option to add strawberries.

Congrats!  You have now cooked the best oats (and my favorite thing to eat before a long run).

Tell me: what’s your best breakfast recipe?


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