Maple and Brown Sugar Oatmeal

Make your own oatmeal packets by combining oats, brown sugar, cinnamon, and dried fruits.  Keep tightly closed in  baggies until ready to prepare.  Simply add water or milk and maple syrup and heat as directed. Oatmeal can be made just as you like it!  Different dried fruits, different fresh fruits, applesauce, walnuts/pecans, peanut butter and chocolate chips can be added as you want.


½ cup quick cooking oats

1 cup water or milk

2 teaspoons maple syrup

2 teaspoons packed brown sugar

½ teaspoon cinnamon

1 tablespoon raisins/ dried fruit, chopped


Mix oats and water in a large bowl.  Microwave for 90 seconds and stir.  Stir in syrup, brown sugar, cinnamon, and fruit and microwave for another 60 seconds. Serve with a splash of milk or top with fresh fruit! Serves 1.

Recipe adapted  from

What are your thoughts?

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

No comments yet. Be the first!