I don’t know about you but as a child I used to hate porridge and always wondered why my Dad would eat it for breakfast every morning!?
Turns out porridge is actually pretty great… and tasty too!!
Cooking it with a coconut or almond milk and dressing it up with berries, nuts and seeds makes it one of the most nutritious breakfast choices and a perfect way to start the day!
1/3 cup of oats
2/3 cup of almond milk (you could try using coconut milk instead)
1 dollop of peanut butter (crunchy or smooth) ideally with no added palm oil or preservatives
1 tbsp manuka honey
Small handful of mixed nuts (I went for hazelnuts and almonds)
Small handful of coconut flakes
1 tsp sunflower seeds
1 tsp chia seeds
Put the oats and almond milk into a saucepan and cook on a low heat for about 10 minutes. Stirring frequently and adding more milk or water if needed.
Pour into a bowl and have fun decorating with the toppings.
Enjoy! (yes, it really is that simple!)
Keep an eye out for my blog post coming soon which will reveal why porridge is the healthiest breakfast choice!