Homemade Oatmeal Packets

What a great cost saver! If you like oatmeal in the morning – you need to check this out. Click on the link below to see the money you can save. I had to double what they had for my hungry husband, but all is still good!

Per packet ingredients:
1/2 cup oats (150 calories/packet)
1/8 t salt (0 calories/packet)
1 t brown or white sugar (using Stevia 0 calories/packet, brown sugar 17 calories)

Per packet flavor options:
Dried blueberries 1/8 cup (50 calories – Kirkland brand)

Dried cranberries 1/8 cup (50 calories – Craisins brand)
Dried mango fruit mix (haven’t made this yet)
Cinnamon 1/2 t & raisins heaping 1/8 cup (61 calories)

Adapted from: http://www.thesimpledollar.com/2008/05/09/making-your-own-homemade-oatmeal-packets-a-visual-guide-and-cost-analysis/




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