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Oatmeal du Jour: Maple Butter Currant

Today’s Oatmeal du Jour was seriously loved by Abe. The usual old fashioned oats base (minus the banana) cooked in the microwave (the recipe is at the end of my BuzzFeed Breakfast Hacks video)… …then topped with a few teaspoons of Maple Syrup, a handful of Dried Zante Currants, and a pat of butter. We enjoyed our breakfasts with our friend Randall, who was featured

I’ve Got the Power Crunch

Apologies if that song is now pumping in your ears.  It’s been in mine ever since I opened this package, courtesy of Power Crunch. Along with energy bars, they also make powders.  I added a few tablespoons of their Vanilla Creme to some apple/cinnamon oatmeal (a new Oatmeal Du Jour!) for an additional protein boost… …stir it in AFTER cooking,

Oatmeal du Jour: Cherry Chestnut Date

If I ever had a restaurant, we’d serve a lot of breakfast.  And I’d definitely have an Oatmeal du Jour. This combo worked really well – dates, cherries, and chestnuts (<—I get the already-peeled kind from the Korean Market). Almost all my oatmeal bases have egg whites and bananas in them (the recipe is at the end of my BuzzFeed Breakfast Hacks