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Young Toddler Oatmeal (8 months+)

This recipe is unlikely to appeal to most adults, but my daughter enjoyed it while she was getting used to different textures in food. It also sticks to a spoon, making it a great choice to practice self feeding.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 4 mins
Total Time 9 mins


  • 1/4 cup old fashioned oatmeal
  • 1/2 cup water can use half water and half milk
  • 1/4 cup bite size vegetables I used a frozen vegi mix containing corn, peas, and carrots


  • Combine first two ingredients in a large bowl and microwave for 4 minutes. 
    Steam vegetables until soft (about 4-6 minutes).  
    Stir vegetables into the oatmeal.  
    Serve at room temperature