Cookies ‘n’ Cream in a Bowl (Healthy Vegan Oatmeal)

Here’s an apology in advance. I’m sorry. The following may be an eyesore.

See my smashed oreos? I dumped them into a separate cup so they wouldn’t get soggy.

Want to know something?

This is the BEST oatmeal I’ve ever eaten and the first I’ve ever really finished.



Cookies ‘n’ Cream in a Bowl

No. of servings: 1

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For Oatmeal
  • 40g quick cooking oats
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 1 1/4 cup water
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened soy milk (or other non dairy milk)
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla essence
  • 2 tbsp pure maple syrup/ agave syrup
For ‘Cream’
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened soy milk
  • 2 packets stevia
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
  • 1/2 tbsp pure maple syrup


Cook oatmeal:

  1. Mix the first 4 ingredients for oatmeal in a saucepan.
  2. Heat till mixture boils and then lower the heat for oatmeal to simmer.
  3. Let oats simmer for about 10 minutes or until the oatmeal is at the texture you want. Turn off the heat.
  4. Add in remaining ingredients and mix till even.
  5. Pour in the ‘Cream’ (directions below) over the oats.
  6. Put in freezer for 15 minutes (mandatory! This step is essential to make oatmeal super creamy and custard-y!)

Make ‘Cream’:
Just mix everything together and pour over your cooked oatmeal.


Optional Additions:

  • 1 Oreo sandwich (without cream if you don’t like it… I don’t)– SMASHED (OPTIONAL)
  • Drizzle of pure maple syrup/ agave syrup



Wanna see the innards?

You know, oatmeal doesn’t always like to get a nude picture taken, but I kind of took one when mine wasn’t looking. Oops.

An empty bowl!!


  1. okay, i think it’s ridiculous that u feel u need to add the disclaimer that the pictures are supposedly ‘bad’!! my gosh, u have my taste buds watering…umm, since this looks SO much better than the plain oatmeal i had this morning, i’m gonna have to follow ur lead tomorrow. 😉

  2. This looks fabulous! But I’m so sorry, it’s got sugar in it (the Oreos), as well as processed ingredients (same Oreos). The Wellness Weekends are for mostly whole and unprocessed foods. Sorry if that wasn’t clear in the guidelines! But it does look like a fantastic breakfast. 🙂

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