These ideas go way beyond a plain-old bowl.

By Sarah Karnasiewicz

That stodgy old bowl of oats is due for an upgrade, don’t you think? Though a warming, rib-sticking serving of oatmeal will never go out of style, there are so many other creative, delicious—and easy—ways to incorporate this healthful staple into your morning routine. Make a big batch and you can try something new every day: top it with honey and juicy fruit, blend it into a nourishing shake, or give it an exotic spin with peanuts and sesame oil. 

Infographic by Asia Pietrzyk​