Brown Sugar Overnight Oats

Breakfast has never been easier or tastier than it is with this simple Brown Sugar Overnight Oats recipe.

You might have caught that awesome oatmeal recipe collection I shared a few weeks ago; it mentioned the overnight oats that stole my heart, and my taste buds. I have been making this stuff almost every day since the week after Christmas. For someone that has always hated oatmeal that is HUGE!

Some of the best things in life are simple; this recipe embraces that and plays on the goodness of pantry staples. I love that you can literally toss this together in under a moment for a no frills, but tons of flavor start to the day.

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To make Brown Sugar Overnight Oats:

1 cup of old fashioned oats
1 cup of 1% milk
1/8 teaspoon of vanilla
1 tablespoon of brown sugar

Combine all ingredients in a food storage container. Allow to sit in the fridge for at least 3 hours. Overnight is ideal.
Serve cold, or heated in the morning for a nutritious and delicious breakfast.

This recipe will last for 3 days covered in the fridge.


  1. Overnight oats are delicious and extremely easy to make. Plus cheap meal and actually very healthy for a person. Win all the way around.

  2. I have only just discovered over night oats, I had no idea what they even were until lately! I love them and this sounds great, especially lasting for 3 days!

  3. I keep meaning to try making overnight oats as I think it is a great thing to be able to get up to in the morning. I'm going to have to give your recipe a try as I love the idea of them being sweet.


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