Breakfast Recipes

Valentines Day Overnight Oats w/ Raspberry Chia Jam

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With Valentines day just under a week away this weekend is a perfect time to whip up some treats for that special someone. It doesn’t have to be your partner it could be a co-worker, a bestie, your kids, a family member, anyone! These overnight oats are the perfect morning treat & the chia raspberry jam lasts about a week which is amazing spread on toast or added to yogurt!

This Valentines day is dedicated to our little sweet pea in my tummy!

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Give it a try & take some cute pics using #leavesandbubbly so I can drool over them!

Happy Valentines Babes & remember to make someone feel special everyday ❤ Xx. 

What You’ll Need For the Base Overnight Oats: 

  • 1/3 cup old fashion rolled oats
  • 1 tbsp chia seeds or ground flax seeds
  • ¼ cup organic plain Greek yogurt
  • ¼ cup almond milk (soy/cashew/coconut work too)
  • 1 air tight container ( jar works best )

What You’ll Need for the Raspberry Chia Jam: 

  • 2 cartons of fresh, washed raspberries or about 2 cups… ish
  • 2 tablespoons chia seeds
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 1 air tight container ( jar works best)

 What To do For Overnight Oat Base:

  1. Throw all ingredients into a jar and seal, shake up and place in fridge for at least 3 hours or overnight
  2. Set aside until layering with jam

What To Do For Raspberry Chia Jam:

  1. Add all ingredients into a blender and blitz until smooth & some seeds are crushed, shouldn’t take long – 45 seconds maybe
  2. Pour mixture into a saucepan and heat over medium heat until the mixture begins to bubble. Reduce the heat and whisk constantly until thickened, about 3-5 minutes.
  3. Pour into a jar

Bringing the Vday Creation to life: 

  1. In yet another jar, begin the layering starting with the overnight oat base, next the jam, next the oat base … you get it.
  2. Throw in some dark chocolate chips throughout the layers
  3. Top with more chocolate chips & fresh raspberries & feel the L ❤ V E 

 

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