Easy Quick Old-Fashioned Oats Oatmeal

Total Time
Prep 1 min
Cook 3 mins

I don't like the instant packaged oatmeal, so found this quick way to have a nutritious breakfast on my way out the door. You could vary the additions by what you have on hand. I have used fresh fruit, applesauce, peanut butter, and even coconut.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place oats and water ( or milk) in a microwave-safe bowl. Add dash salt and stir. Place in microwave on High for 2 1/2 to 3 minutes. Stir. Add optional ingredients of your choosing and enjoy.