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12 Ways to Use Baby Cereal

on 3.11.2021 at 9:45am

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One Baby item we rarely used was Baby Cereal, and yet I always had some on hand for each kid.  I don’t think we even used one serving with the last baby… If you have or recently have had a baby in your home, you might find yourself in the same boat.

It might seem a little strange, but you can repurpose that baby cereal into a ton of other things that aren’t just for babies!! Not wasting what you already have in your house is just one aspect of living a frugal life! Here are 12 ways to use baby cereal, from banana bread to play dough.

12 Ways to Use Baby Cereal

Oatmeal Banana Bread | Rave and Review

This banana bread recipe uses over a cup of baby oatmeal cereal and makes moist and delicious banana bread. You can even reduce the amount of sugar for a healthy snack option for kiddos!

Baby Food Muffins | Eat Yourself Skinny

This recipe uses not only baby cereal but also baby food to make a great snack for babies and toddlers!

Baby Cereal Pancakes | 4 Sons R Us

Perfect for eating fresh or freezing, these pancakes use baby cereal as a main ingredient.

Baby Cereal Cookies | Food.com

These cookies, made with oatmeal baby cereal, make a great, healthy treat for everyone from baby to parent!

Easy Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies | Laura Fuentes

The texture will be a little different, but you can use oatmeal baby cereal in place of the oats in this recipe.

Oatmeal Fudge Brownies | Mommy PR

You’d never know these brownies have baby cereal in them!

No Bake Oatmeal Raisin Energy Bites | Southern Savers

Just replace the oats in these energy bites with baby cereal until you get the right consistency!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Shake | Momables

When you put baby cereal in something that’s going to be blended up, it makes no difference to the recipe whatsoever. Smoothies of all kind are a great place to put oatmeal baby cereal to add some extra nutrition and fiber.

Lemon Poppy Seed Zucchini Muffins | Momables

Once we have an abundance of fresh zucchini from our garden, I plan on making these!

Sensory Bins | Busy Toddler

Make a super fun sensory bin for babies that’s taste-safe by using baby cereal and letting them scoop and pour to their hearts’ content!

Edible Painting | Little Lifelong Learners

Painting doesn’t seem like a safe activity for babies who are still putting everything in their mouth, but painting with baby cereal paint makes it perfect!

No Cook Playdough | Fun at Home with Kids

Save money on buying play dough and also make some that’s safe if it gets eaten!

If you have leftover baby cereal in your pantry, try one of these 12 ways to use baby cereal, from banana bread to play dough!