The natural sugar of the sweet potato adds enough sugar to eliminate added sweeteners! Banana also gives oatmeal a natural sweetness. Give it a try. Oatmeal is the best choice for breakfast. I LOVE Quaker Old Fashioned Oats! It’s a staple in my pantry.
Sweet Potato & Apple-Spiced Oatmeal
2 cups water
1 cup old-fashioned whole oats
1/2 cup golden raisins
1 large sweet potato, baked
1 tsp. apple pie spice
1 delicious apple (sweet-golden or red)
1/4 cup chopped pecans, lightly toasted
Bring water to a boil and stir in oats. Reduce heat to medium-low. Add raisins. Stir. Cook for 2 minutes.
Scrape inside of sweet potato into a food processor. Pulse until smooth. Stir into the oatmeal. Top with apples and pecans. 2 servings.