Amy Loves Her Life!!!!: Who likes saving money? Into Ziplock: 1/2 c instant/ quick oatmeal and 2 tablespoons brown sugar. To prepare, add 3/4 to 1 c water or milk and microwave for 1-2 minutes in a bowl. May also add cinnamon, dried fruit, chocolate chips, etc
How to Make Your Own Instant Oatmeal Packets - Take 1/2 cup Oats, 1-2 tablespoons of brown sugar, put them in a snack sized bag and zip it up. Really. It’s that easy! You can add dried fruit, cinnamon, chocolate chips, whatever you love in your oatmeal. When you are ready to cook them, empty the packet into a bowl, add 3/4 cup of water or milk and microwave on high for 1 minute. Simple as that!
I don’t know about you, but when I normally think about getting new lip balm, I think about booking it to the nearest drugstore to pick up three before my lips become chapped. All that changed when I was browsing on Pinterest for easy beauty DIYs and I came across some DIY lip balm tutorials. I thought that making your own lip balm would be a long, difficult process, but it’s actually really simple and kind of awesome.
The recipe I use for the mix is one that my Mom gave me. 1 Cup Instant Tea (unsweetened) 2 Cups Tang 1 Cup Lemonade Mix (Countrytime, etc) 1/2 tsp Ground Cloves 1 tsp Ground Cinnamon Combine all dry ingredients in a bowl or large sealing bag; mix well. Serve 2 TBS mix in a mug of hot water. Mmmmmm, good!