CommonGround volunteer Karol Swan shares her recipe for Overnight Oatmeal with Pure Nebraska viewers.

Overnight Oatmeal


  • 1 cup quick oats (not instant oatmeal)
  • 1 cup milk – your choice
  • 1 cup Greek yogurt (or yogurt of your choice)
  • 1/4 cup apple butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla flavoring
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon


  • Combine all ingredients in a bowl or individual serving containers. Cover and refrigerate several hours or overnight.
  • When ready to eat, can be eaten cold or heat in microwave 30 seconds to take the chill off or 1 minute if prefer warm.
  • Add1/4-1/2 cup, your choice of fruit, chopped apples, blueberries, strawberries, walnuts, even peanut butter.
  •  Keeps 3-4 days in the refrigerator. Makes 4-6 servings.


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