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Hearty Oatmeal with Strawberries, Dried Cherries and Almonds

Yield 2 Servings
The entire fam will fall head-over-heels for this hearty spin on a classic bowl of oatmeal. Sprinkle with dried cherries and almonds, and then top with strawberry slices (in the shape of a heart) for a berry lovely breakfast!

Ingredients

  • 1 3/4 cup lowfat or fat free milk
  • 1 cup old-fashioned or quick cooking oats (not instant)
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup sliced strawberries
  • 1/4 cup dried cherries
  • 1/4 cup toasted sliced almonds

Nutrition Information

  • calories 360
  • fat 6 g
  • satfat 0 g
  • cholesterol 0 mg
  • protein 15 g
  • carbohydrate 61 g
  • fiber 6
  • sodium 0 mg
  • calcium 300 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine milk, oatmeal, brown sugar, and cinnamon in a saucepan; bring to a boil over medium-high heat, stirring often to prevent boiling over. Cook until thickened; divide between two serving bowls and top with strawberries, cherries, and almonds; serve immediately.