Tag Archives: Oats

Breakfast Smoothie Bowl

Over the Bank Holiday weekend, I enjoyed watching my son prepare breakfast for his little boy.  The resulting smoothie bowl was eagerly received, stirred, scraped clean and a second bowl asked for which he promptly devoured.   There is nothing nicer … Continue reading

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Baked Carrot Cake Oatmeal

This is the most delicious comfort food for cold mornings that I know.  It is definitely on my list of favourites and although excellent for a cold, frosty morning, I also make this dish frequently in the summer whilst staying … Continue reading

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“Cranachan” Smoothie Bowl

This is a healthy version of the traditional Scottish dessert Cranachan; a decadent combination of whipped cream, raspberries, toasted oats, honey and whisky.  Originally a dessert, it could also be served up as a refreshing breakfast but probably best not … Continue reading

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Porridge

My husband, being a full-blooded Scot, loves his porridge made with water, salt and so thick the spoon can stand up in it.  Recently however, I persuaded him to try it made differently; loosely based on Deliciously Ella‘s Creamy Coconut … Continue reading

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Apple Flapjacks

All my family love these Apple Flapjacks which I have been making regularly for a while now.  Occasionally I add a few sultanas to the mix, or a handful of chopped mixed nuts. Which ever way I make them, there … Continue reading

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Granola

I had my first tantalising ‘smell’ of granola toasting in the oven when my daughter-in-law (Juicy Health) came to stay with us on the Isle of Wight last year.  She had run out of her supply so brought along the … Continue reading

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Cookies

I usually make a batch of cookies on a Friday morning if I have my grand-kids over;  we all deserve a little treat every-so-often and these delicious cookies really fit the bill.   They can be made with either raisins, sultanas … Continue reading

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