Tag: oats

5 Recipes That Prove Oatmeal Has Amazing Secret Talents

by in Healthy Recipes, May 18, 2014

So you thought you and your oats were pretty close. After all those mornings waking up together, you knew everything about each other … right? Turns out, your old friend has been leading a secret life. A surprising life. A savory life. Curious? Check out these five recipes that will have you thinking outside theRead more

Breakfast of the Month: Chai-Spiced Oats with Apricots and Pistachios

by in Amy's Whole Food Cooking, March 25, 2014

Make this tasty breakfast porridge when you need a change from the usual oatmeal routine. Creamy and warming with fragrant spices, this is the perfect dish to liven up any morning. Coconut milk adds a welcome richness to the steel-cut oats and the saffron and vanilla bean contribute an exotic twist. Sweetened by apricots andRead more

Why We Love Oatmeal Cookies

by in Cookies & Other Desserts, Healthy Recipes, Healthy Tips, April 30, 2011

We’re paying tribute to this classic cookie in honor of National Oatmeal Cookie Day (officially on April 30th)! This delectable treat can be part of a healthy diet.

Instant Oatmeal: Good or Bad?

by in Healthy Tips, September 14, 2010

Oats are definitely healthy eats, but instant oatmeal often gets a bad wrap. A bowl of classic oatmeal packs a hearty dose of vitamins, protein and cholesterol-lowering soluble fiber. So, what about the packets? We’ve got the facts on this convenience food.

Weekly Bits: Budget-Friendly Fare

by in Reader Tips & Comments, March 6, 2010

This week, readers shared some favorite dishes that your wallet and your waistlines will love. Plus, find out one reader’s trick for cutting the fat in creamy soups.

Budget-Friendly Foods: Top 5 Healthy Picks

by in Healthy Tips, March 1, 2010

These days, who’s not watching their wallets along with their waistlines? After some number crunching, we came up with top five budget-friendly, healthy foods that give you maximum nutrition for your food buck.

Weekly Bits: Pumpkin Galore

by in Reader Tips & Comments, October 31, 2009

We celebrated lots of holidays this week — Halloween, National Oatmeal Day (Thursday), and National Chocolate Day (Wednesday). As always, you, our readers, had great ideas for all of them, from cooking with pumpkin to overnight oats. Here are our faves from the week.