Are you always in a rush in the morning? Struggling to get everything ready and still be able to fit in time to make breakfast? Do you always tend to pay way too much money for a breakfast muffin at a café before running to work? You’re definitely not the only one! So, here is the solution to your problem… Overnight Oats!
This is a breakfast that you prepare the night before and is ready to eat as soon as you wake up. You could also prepare a whole supply of overnight oats and stick them all in the fridge so your weekdays can be focused on getting things done!
They are wholesome, healthy, filling, and these recipes are absolutely delicious! You can enjoy them cold straight out of the fridge, or if it’s a cold winter day you can heat them up in the microwave or on the stove. They will make you excited to get out of bed in the morning and to start your day off right. So what are you waiting for? Check out these mouthwatering recipes and try them all!
Overnight Oat Recipes to Kickstart Your Day
1. Coconut Cream Pie Chia
This overnight oatmeal recipe looks like dessert for breakfast! Chia is an amazing superfood filled with good stuff for your health! The coconut brings in a tropical and sweet taste that makes eating breakfast healthy and heavenly.
2. Flax and Blueberry Vanilla
This recipe just so happens to be my typical go-to oatmeal recipe. It’s delicious! The flax, blueberries, and pecans make this a wholesome and delicious breakfast.
3. Raspberry Overnight Oats
A delicious recipe for overnight oats that include delicious and fresh raspberries. This recipe uses honey as a sweetener and it’s so yummy!
4. Strawberry Oatmeal
This strawberry overnight oatmeal is so decadent to not only look at but to eat! If you’d like a little extra decadence the recipe suggests adding dark chocolate… Yes, please!
5. Maple Banana Peanut Butter Pecan
Okay… The name says it all… Maple… Banana… Peanut butter… Pecan!!! Amazing! This oatmeal recipe is filled with good and tasty things that will make you excited for breakfast!
6. Berry Oats
Alright, now we’re talking! I love the oatmeal recipes that are more about the fruits, nuts, and seeds than they are about the oatmeal! Here we’ve got sliced almonds, chia seeds, mixed berries, and more!
7. Piña Colada Oatmeal
Do you like piña coladas? Well, then you’re going to love this breakfast oatmeal recipe! A tropical delight to start your morning off sweet. I love the added pineapple skewer to get a few extra pieces in.
8. Coconut Mango
Oats, sliced coconuts, cubed mango and some almond milk to top it off. This recipe sounds delicious and tropical to me, what about you?
9. Chunky Monkey
Yay! I love any excuse to eat chocolate for breakfast… Or lunch… Or dinner… Alright, you get the point… I love chocolate and I absolutely love this chocolate banana chunky monkey oatmeal idea!
10. Peach Cobbler for Breakfast
Peach cobbler for breakfast? Yes, please! This is a delicious and sweet recipe featuring fresh peaches, oats, bananas, and yummy coconut milk.
11. Apple Cinnamon
A classic apple and cinnamon oatmeal. This is what I always ate as a kid and there’s a reason why it’s so popular… It’s delicious! As they say… An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
12. Caramel Apple Pie
Whoa… This is breakfast? It looks to me like dessert! This delicious recipe contains the delicious taste of apple pie mixed with the sweetness of caramel.
13. Mocha Overnight Oats
Okay… What’s better than delicious oatmeal mixed with coffee and chocolate? Not much! This is an amazing idea to toss in some coffee and chocolate almond milk into your oatmeal, let it sit, and then enjoy only moments later!
14. Thin Mint Oats
This Thin Mint girl scout cookie oatmeal recipe includes; wholesome oatmeal, pure peppermint, and antioxidant-rich cocoa. High in fiber and proteins to start your morning off right!
15. Nutella Oats
Who doesn’t love the sweet chocolatey taste of Nutella? It’s great on toast but it’s amazing in oatmeal! Try this recipe out for a delicious and sweet breakfast.
16. French Toast Oats
Two of my favorite breakfasts put together; oatmeal and delicious french toast! Simple, easy, and wholesome, this recipe is packed with protein and good taste.
17. Cinnamon Roll Oats
How scrumptious does this cinnamon roll oatmeal recipe sound? It has delicious greek yogurt, cinnamon, and even cream cheese! What’s better than that? This is definitely a great way to start your morning off right.
18. Cookie Dough Oatmeal
Okay, I will admit, I am OBSESSED with cookie dough. It is definitely my biggest weakness. So imagine how happy I was when I discovered this amazing cookie dough oatmeal recipe! You have got to try this out!
19. Gingerbread Oatmeal
Cinnamon, ginger, cloves, molasses, yum, yum, and YUM! This recipe is filled with flavorful spices that will entice your taste buds and make breakfast your favorite meal. Very filling and nutritious.
20. Toasted Almond and Honey
Naturally sweetened with the richness of honey and filled with nutty and crunchy almonds, this is a must-have and simple recipe. Simple, sweet, and scrumptious!
21. Salted Caramel Oats
Salted caramel pudding topped with homemade ice cream and cocoa nibs?? For breakfast?? Um… Yes, please! This breakfast recipe is such a treat and it’s 100% vegan, healthy and made with real ingredients
22. Almond Joy
Enjoy almond slices and almond milk with this Almond Joy recipe. Sweetened with maple syrup, this is sure to get you out of bed in the morning and ready to start your day.
23. Cake Batter Protein Oatmeal
A little protein powder in the morning to get you feeling balanced and nourished. This cake batter oatmeal recipe is way too delicious and you may find yourself eating it for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert!
24. Carrot Cake Oatmeal
Carrot cake for breakfast? What more could you possibly want? This recipe has all the delicious spices of carrot cake and is packed with nuts, raisins, and shredded carrots.
25. Snickerdoodle Oatmeal
Nothing better than a warm bowl of oatmeal in the morning, and especially when it’s got brown sugar and cinnamon! This is one breakfast you won’t be able to wait to wake up for in the morning.
26. Blueberry Pie Oatmeal
Oh, the sweet tartness of blueberries mixed in with the creaminess of Greek yogurt. Such a comforting and delicious breakfast to enjoy and happens to be super easy to make! Well… To be honest… All these overnight oatmeal recipes are easy to make, that’s what makes them so great!
27. Orange, Coconut, and Vanilla
This is definitely a breakfast that will make you excited to get out of bed. Some extra vitamin C in the morning will help you wake up and make you feel fresh and ready to take on the day.
28. Peaches and Cream
This wholesome breakfast gives you the fiber you need from the chia seeds, calcium in the almond milk, and probiotics from the yogurt. It is a healthy (and not to mention tasty) way to start your day.
29. Cherry Pie Chia
A mouthwatering breakfast idea using a homemade cherry pie filling mixed with creamy yogurt and chia seeds for added texture and nutrients. A soothing and decadent oatmeal for a calm morning meal.
30. Almond, Coconut, and Vanilla Latte
Here we’ve got the best of both the breakfast favorites; oatmeal and coffee. It’s got protein powder for an extra boost, chia seeds, instant coffee, and so much more!
31. Chai Spiced Chia
The warm chai will make eating this breakfast on a cold winter day such a comforting pleasure. It’s filled with spices, nutrients, and a ton of flavor. Make breakfast your favorite meal of the day with this recipe.
32. Chocolate Covered Cherry
This recipe has got an awesome healthy base to it with nuts, seeds, fruit, and oats. As a little extra bonus to sweeten up your day you can add some chocolate nibs and then drizzle on the sweetener of your choice. Maple syrup is my personal choice for oatmeal sweetener!
So now you’re ready to change your morning routine and give yourself some extra time to get ready. You will feel great about the healthy option you chose to prepare for yourself and you will feel energized and ready to take on the day. There are so many recipes out there to choose from and you can even get creative and customize them to fit your personal preferences. So which recipe is your favorite?