The Best 12 Delicious + Healthy Oatmeal Recipes

Right alongside white eyeliner, full-forehead bangs, and cargo shorts, ho-hum oatmeal is best left in the past. Easy to make and loaded with fill-you-up fiber, oatmeal is not only an incredibly healthy way to start your day, it’s a blank canvas for your greatest breakfast wishes. Today’s riffs pump up the traditional bowl of oats with fun fold-ins and big flavors. These healthy oatmeal recipes are a wholesome and tasty way to start the day.

Oatmeal doesn't have to be boring! These 12 delicious and healthy oatmeal recipes offer so many flavor variations and will have you craving oatmeal every morning.

From steel-cut to slow cooker, these healthy oatmeal recipes are easy to make and will satisfy the whole family. Hello, oatmeal 2.0!

An oatmeal packed with the flavors of blueberry pie you love, but without any guilt! This healthy and satisfying oatmeal will be a recipe you crave year round!

Blueberry Pie Oatmeal | Apple of My Eye

Start your morning off right with a bowl of super satisfying and easy to make healthy oatmeal recipe for Cinnamon Roll Oatmeal!

Healthy Cinnamon Roll Protein Oatmeal | Food Faith Fitness

It may look like dessert, but I promise this whole grain and vegan recipe is a satisfying and healthy oatmeal!

Brownie Batter Peanut Butter Swirl Oatmeal | Fit Foodie Finds

Chai Chocolate Oatmeal. The healthy way to have chocolate for breakfast! This healthy oatmeal is filled with so many spices and did I mention CHOCOLATE?

Chai Chocolate Oatmeal | Well Plated

Talk about a win-win, a bowlful of delicious and satisfying Zucchini Bread Healthy Oatmeal AND a serving of veggies!

Zucchini Bread Oatmeal | Whole Living Lauren

Bye, bye bowls of mushy, boring oatmeal! Pan-searing slices of oatmeal provides a crispy, satisfying crunch the whole family will love!

Pan-Seared Oatmeal with Fresh Fruit and Yogurt | Rachel Cooks

Stay full and satisfied all morning long with this creamy steal-cut oatmeal topped with roasted strawberries! A fun, healthy oatmeal recipe your family will love.

Steel-Cut Oatmeal with Maple-Roasted Strawberries | Whole and Heavenly Oven

Plum Crunch Steel Cut Oatmeal. A delicious and healthy way to perk up your oatmeal! Try this healthy oatmeal recipe with any of your favorite fruit.

Plum Crunch Steel Cut Oats | Well Plated

A little prep work the night before is all it takes to have a bowlful of satisfying Spiced Coconut Steel-Cut Oatmeal!

Slow Cooker Spiced Coconut Steel-Cut Oatmeal | The Suburban Soapbox

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this guilt-free and delicious Chocolate Almond Banana Oatmeal! A healthy oatmeal recipe that lets you eat chocolate for breakfast.

Chocolate Almond Banana Oatmeal | Cupcakes & Kale Chips

All the warm, cozy and satisfying flavors you crave on a cold morning! Gingerbread Chocolate Overnight Oats are a healthy, vegan and gluten-free option you’ll love!

Gingerbread Chocolate Overnight Oats | Lauren Kelly Nutrition

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Breakfast Bars with Banana and Honey. Healthy, filling, and absolutely delicious!

Oatmeal Breakfast Bars | Well Plated

For more delicious and healthy recipes to start the day, check out the breakfast section of my recipe index.

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About Erin Clarke

I’m fearlessly dedicated to making healthy food taste incredible. Wearer of plaid, travel enthusiast, and firmly convinced that sweets and veggies both deserve a place at the table. MORE ABOUT ERIN…

5 comments

  1. Some of those chocolate recipes look much more like dessert than breakfast. I love it!

  2. So many options to choose from!  I, especially, love your Oatmeal Breakfast Bars!  Thanks so much for featuring my slow cooker oatmeal, I really appreciate it!

  3. What a great list! Thanks for including me <3 

  4. Ho-hum oatmeal is definitely something to leave in the past! *shudder*
    Anywho, this is such an awesome list of twists on oatmeal! Thanks for including my steel-cut oats. ;)

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