Tag Archives: Rolled oats

Banana Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

These healthy bars can be made ahead of time, making a convenient and nutritious “on the go” breakfast. The original recipe is from Sally’s Baking Addiction – she uses chocolate chips and more peanut butter, but I wanted something a bit more “breakfast-y” and less “chocolate-y”. You could easily add in chocolate chips, raisins or […]

Vegan Breakfast Cookies

I’ve been doing more vegan baking lately and I’ve really liked the results. If you’re not familiar with vegan baking, there are many¬† great vegan blogs, like¬†Post Punk Kitchen, This is Thirty, An Unrefined Vegan and Oh She Glows, where you can discover some fantastic vegan recipes and resources. I was really intrigued by the […]

Oatmeal Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

I’m not very adventurous. I like what’s known and familiar. But I also like these cookies. They are familiar–chocolate chip cookies!–but with a surprising coconut twist. The coconut gives the cookies a deeper, more complex flavour than your run-of-the-mill chocolate chip cookies. The coconut and oatmeal combine to give them a wonderful, chewy texture. You […]

Cinnamon and Vanilla Baked Oatmeal

I love this baked oatmeal on winter mornings. It is warm and filling, and, with hints of vanilla and cinnamon, it tastes decadent and sweet. It’s also great fuel for an afternoon run. This recipe feeds 4 people, so it’s perfect for a family or for a couple (just bake 4 ramekins and store 2 […]

Homemade Granola

Granola is actually super easy to make. And, when you make it at home, you can make it with far less sugar than the processed granola you’d buy. Add to yogurt for a healthy breakfast. I have this recipe on a hand-written card, given to me a few years ago by a friend, who got […]

Apple Breakfast Crumble

Apple crumble…for breakfast! Apples, oats, whole wheat flour, and only a little sugar make this a healthy, lightly sweet breakfast version of apple crumble. Serve alone or top with greek yogurt. It tastes great warm or cold, so it can be made ahead and refrigerated for breakfast the following day. Apple Breakfast Crumble Ingredients 2 […]