There’s something about prepping your breakfast the night before that makes you feel super efficient and ready to take on the day before it has even begun! Overnight oats are a great, healthy breakfast that you can make before you go to bed, plus they’re easy enough for the most reluctant cooks to master. Instead of cooking oats in liquid over heat, you combine rolled oats and your liquid, plus any tasty additions, put it in the fridge overnight and wake up to a tasty, oaty breakfast. Here are 15 easy and healthy overnight oats recipes that will help you start your day right.
This is your base recipe and the most simple of overnight oats. Chia seeds, maple syrup, and vanilla extract give a sweet kick to your regular rolled oats and you can add in nuts, seeds or fruit as you wish.
A mixture of creamy peanut butter and tangy raspberries gives you classic PB&J flavours for breakfast!
A combo of tropical coconut and summer cherries is a super sweet way to start your morning. If you want to enhance the coconut flavour even more, swap the cherries for pineapple or mango.
This recipe is a healthy alternative to a cinnamon roll that doesn’t miss out on any of the flavour you know and love! It is also gluten-free and rich in protein.
If you can’t resist chocolate completely, have a little bit of what you’re craving with this overnight oats recipe. The sweetness of the banana and the chocolate chips are sure to satisfy a sweet tooth!
A tasty twist on the pear and nut combination, this recipe uses almonds instead of the traditional walnuts as a companion to the pear.
This recipe switches the typical cream cheese icing of a carrot cake for Greek yoghurt, so you can indulge in the delicious flavour of a carrot cake in a healthier way.
Another healthy twist on a favourite dessert, you can swap in almond, cashew or coconut for the regular milk if you are going dairy free.
This recipe comes with great recommendations, including mixing in dried fruit or pumpkin puree to take your overnight oats to the next level!
A recipe inspired by some of the best summer ingredients that will give a decadent start to your day.
One for fruit lovers! Get a couple of your five a day before you’ve even left the house with this recipe.
Blueberries are packed with antioxidants, which will help you fight off any sickness bugs floating around campus or the office! The cashew cream is the perfect addition to those hard-working berries.
Definitely the most sophisticated overnight oat recipe I found! It looks like a fancy dessert but is actually a zingy breakfast that will wake you right up.
The cocoa nib and pomegranate combo offers something a little different and is sure to impress any breakfast guests.
Swap the usual breakfast treat for these blueberry muffin overnight oats, which are packed with protein and fibre. These healthy overnight oats recipes are basically dessert without all of the unhealthy ingredients!