Homemade Instant Oatmeal Packets

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 7 minutes
Author Shelley@StockpilingMoms


  • 1/2 cup oats
  • 1 Tablespoon brown sugar granulated sugar or sugar substitute
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 2 TBSP chocolate chips
  • 2 TBP raisins
  • 2 TBP craisins


  1. Mix dry ingredients into a ziploc bag and place in pantry.

When ready to prepare:

  1. Pour instant oatmeal packet into a bowl and add 3/4 cup water.
  2. Microwave on high for 1-2 minutes, until cooked.
  3. Stir and serve.
  4. You can also cook in a saucepan on the stove, if you prefer.
  5. To make gluten free use gluten free oats and follow package directions for preparation.

Recipe Notes

Store in an airtight container or freeze for up to three months.