Delicious Apple and Pecan Oatmeal [Intro to Cooking]

Sometimes, all we need is a good comfort food. I know for me, that’s oatmeal. The problem is, oatmeal can get super boring after awhile. Thankfully, that’s why there’s this thing called the Internet that has a bunch of different recipes and special tricks to spruce up even the dullest tasting oatmeal! Here’s one of my favorites below! Yum!


  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup oats
  • 2 tsp. honey
  • 1/4 of a large apple, diced
  • 1/4 cup pecans
  • 1/4 cup milk

Cook time: 10 minutes

Yields: 2 servings


  1. Bring water to boil in a medium saucepan.
  2. Add oats. Cook five minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Add honey and allow to dissolve.
  4. Add apple and allow to cook until apple softens.
  5. A splash milk to adjust to desired consistency.
  6. Remove from heat and serve with pecans on top.
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Born and raised in Kentucky, Ari is a twenty-something living in Covington, KY. Lover of strong coffee, cherry fritters, and her floppy hound dog. Ari spends her down time day-dreaming about the perfect craftsman bungalow and peonies. She has a penchant for white lace and old jars. She works full time for a social service agency, and is currently on a mission to discover her own interests.
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