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Overnight oats

If your babies are anything like Harry, they demand breakfast as soon as they wake up and scream until they get it. These oats are fantastic to make in a hurry the night before and are ready to serve in seconds, leaving you to make yourself a cup of tea and wake up for the day ahead!

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Banana choc chip flavour

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp porridge oats
  • 1 tbsp natural yoghurt
  • 1 tbsp whole milk
  • 1/2 a ripe banana, mashed
  • 1 tsp chia seeds
  • 1 tsp chocolate chips (optional)

Method

  • Mix all of the ingredients together well.
  • Spoon into a container.
  • Cover with clingfilm and put in the fridge overnight. (Or at least 4 hours)
  • Serve and enjoy!

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Mixed berry flavour

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp frozen mixed berries
  • 2 tbsp porridge oats
  • 1 small pot of strawberry fromage frais
  • 1 tsp chia seeds

Method

  • Defrost the berries in the microwave for approx. 1 minute until soft.
  • Once cool, mash the berries with a fork and add the rest of the ingredients to the bowl.
  • Mix well.
  • Spoon into a container.
  • Cover with clingfilm and put in the fridge overnight. (Or at least 4 hours)
  • Serve and enjoy!

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There are so many different flavours of overnight oats that you can try.  I will post more as we get round to making them!

Please share your favourite flavour combinations in the comments!

 

7 thoughts on “Overnight oats”

  1. These sound great. Will definitely try them. Question – do the oats need to be cooked first? Thank you

  2. love overnight oats, i just top mine with frozen berries, blackcurrants & redcurrants

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