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Get Your Oatmeal On: National Oatmeal Month


January is National Oatmeal Month. It makes sense, really, when you think about cold, grey mornings and getting ready for a new day. Starting it of with a bit of warm something to stick with you and keep you going until lunchtime is a wonderful start.

Still, I’m often bored by the prospect of a single bowl of oatmeal with a bit of cream, brown sugar and raisins. It’s good for a day or two, but then it loses its mojo, and it’s time to switch it up. Here are a few more ways you can get your oats and enjoy them too.

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  • Kale and Poached Eggs 1 of 9
    Kale and Poached Eggs
    I'll eat just about anything topped with a poached egg, and oatmeal is no exception.
    Make Savory Oatmeal with Kale and Poached Eggs via Rice & Wheat
  • Nutella Baked Oatmeal 2 of 9
    Nutella Baked Oatmeal
    Nutella fans will want to try this one out. A bit of the chocolatey hazelnut spread is mixed in with oatmeal before baking it to a rich, breakfast perfection.
    Make Nutella Baked Oatmeal
  • Banana Blueberry Oat Bread 3 of 9
    Banana Blueberry Oat Bread
    Banana bread, a perennial favorite, gets a boost by adding rolled oats, which give it texture, a nutty flavor and loads of nutrients; blueberries, a super food bursting with antioxidants, bring sweet tang and moistness.
    Make Banana Blueberry Oat Bread
  • Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Muffins 4 of 9
    Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Muffins
    The perfect breakfast do-ahead for busy mornings. This is one the kids will love and be glad to grab as they run out the door.
    Make Banana Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Muffins
  • Apple Pie Oatmeal 5 of 9
    Apple Pie Oatmeal
    A warm bowl of apple pie for breakfast? Who could say no to that?
    Make Apple Pie Oatmeal
  • Olive Oil Granola 6 of 9
    Olive Oil Granola
    A balance of complex carbohydrates, protein and good fats with all the benefits of heart healthy olive oil make a complete breakfast.
    Make Olive Oil Granola
  • Oatmeal-on-the-Go 7 of 9
    Oatmeal-on-the-Go
    For those busy mornings when you need to grab and eat at the office, these oatmeal jars will be your best friend.
    Make Oatmeal-on-the-Go via The Kitchn
  • Pumpkin Pie 8 of 9
    Pumpkin Pie
    Vegan pumpkin pie oatmeal gives you plenty of vitamin-rich pumpkin along with your bowl of oats.
    Make Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal
  • Savory Oatmeal 9 of 9
    Savory Oatmeal
    Oatmeal doesn't have to mean sweet, and when paired with a bit of kabocha squash, it can be even better savory.
    Make Savory Oatmeal via VKRees Photography

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