strawberries and cream birthday cake oatmeal.
so a little background on why i chose strawberries and cream oatmeal on my birthday!! which is today 🙂 when i was little, my mom would ALWAYS, EVERY year make me funfetti cupcakes with strawberry icing. it was my favorite combination.. and it has carried over into my adult life. i will never NOT love funfetti with strawberry icing. it is to this day my favorite combination of box cake. yes just box because my skinny cakes from scratch are better!!! 🙂 hehee but this will always be a classic combination. happy birthday to meeee!! now on to the recipe for you all!
1/2 cup oats
1 cup unsweetened almond milk
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 scoop vanilla protein powder
2 tablespoons fat free cream cheese
1 tablespoon truvia
1/4 cup sliced plus 1/4 cup minced strawberries
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
for the oatmeal:
in a bowl add oatmeal and almond milk
cook for 1 minute
add cinnamon and 1/4 scoop vanilla protein powder
cook for another minute
for strawberry cream frosting:
soften cream cheese in the microwave about 10 seconds
add truvia, vanilla extract, 1/4 scoop vanilla protein powder and minced strawberries
mix together will until it turns pink from the strawberries!
layer your oatmeal and frosting in a bowl/mason jar/cup along with your sliced strawberries! i made it look pretty cool on top by piping some of that icing with a cool attachment and added some sprinkles because of my birthday 🙂 enjoy nomnomnom