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20 flavorful oatmeal toppings worth waking up for (INFOGRAPHIC)

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Call oatmeal boring? Not with these flavor combinations

Are you in an oatmeal rut? You know it's healthy, but man, does it get boring! It doesn't have to. These tasty topping ideas will get you out of the oat-based slump.

The best part about these topping ideas is that it doesn't matter if you nuke, bake or soak your oats. You can also prep the ingredients with dinner or use anything you have left over from cooking or baking. There are no rules… and it's nice to have at least one part of your day when there are no rules, right?

Toss any of these flavor combinations on your morning oatmeal with salt to taste for a scrumptious (and never boring) breakfast that's just as fast as fast food, without all the calories.

Note: Chop or slice any fruit as desired.

Call oatmeal boring? Not with these flavor combinations
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