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Apple-Pie Oatmeal

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Could breakfast be any quicker, easier, or more delicious? And it’s healthy, too—just right for kids. The fruit and spice recall one of their favorite desserts!
Could breakfast be any quicker, easier, or more delicious? And it’s healthy, too—just right for kids. The fruit and spice recall one of their favorite desserts!
What You’ll Need
  • 1 small apple
  • 1½ cups milk
  • Salt
  • ¾ cup oats
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon cinnamon
What to Do

1. Peel the apple and chop it into small pieces.

2. Boil the apple pieces with the milk and a dash of salt. For older kids who are fine with crunchier apple pieces, add the apple later (with the oats) to create more texture.

3. After the milk comes to a boil, add the oats along with the sugar, brown sugar, and cinnamon.

4. Cook the mixture for 5 minutes over medium heat, stirring occasionally. Then serve, topping with an extra sprinkling of cinnamon and apple bits, if your child likes.

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