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Baby Oatmeal (6 months+)

My daughter took one look at baby rice cereal and turned up her nose. I could hardly blame her. Fortunately, a neighbor told me I could make my own baby cereal using any whole grain. I also used this basic recipe with brown rice, but oatmeal was infinitely more popular.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Breakfast


  • 1/4 cup oatmeal ground to powder in food processor or blender
  • 3/4 cup water


  • Boil water in a small sauce pan. 
    Add oatmeal powder, reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Cool to room temperature before serving. 


This basic recipe can be mixed with any fruit or vegetable puree for variety.