Fancy-Schmancy Oatmeal

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by kristi.novak

This is from the Hungry Girl Cookbook. It is much more filling than plain oatmeal.

Top Review by vanilla_bean

Love the addition of pumpkin for extra fiber and taste! FYI, there is no such thing as sugar free maple syrup. Maple syrup = sugar. She is probably referring to pancake syrup, which is synthetic.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Bring 1 cup of water to a boil in a small pot (use less water for thicker oatmeal, and more water for thinner oatmeal).
  2. Add oats and reduce heat to medium. Stirring occasionally, cook for 5 minutes.
  3. Add pumpkin, maple syrup, cinnamon, sweetener and salt to the pot and stir. Spoon into a bowl and enjoy.
  4. Makes 1 serving.

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