One way we save a lot of money is to make things from scratch.
Not only is it less expensive, but it also is better for you and tastes
Baked oatmeal one of our very favorite breakfast
recipes. It makes a big pan so we refrigerate the leftovers and use it
for the following few days’ breakfasts! Just reheat in the microwave or
oven. We often just spoon out in individual bowls and reheat in the
microwave. Be sure to top with butter, brown sugar, and milk. Delicious!
1 cup oil (can substitute butter or applesauce)
1 ½ cups sugar (can reduce)
6 cups oats
4 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cinnamon
2 cups milk
all ingredients in order listed. Pour into greased 9×13-inch pan. Bake
at 375° for 30-40 minutes until lightly browned. Can refrigerate
overnight before baking. Serve topped with butter, brown sugar, and
Yields: Approximately 8-10 servings
What are some of your favorite frugal breakfast ideas?