Slow Cooker Pumpkin Oatmeal

Posted on November 18, 2014 by Amanda Holliday | 5 Comments

Author: Little Green Pouch Test Kitchens

When to introduce: 6+ months without spices, 8 months with spices (check with your pediatrician)

Stars:  Oats are high in fiber, calcium, protein and even some B vitamins. Pumpkin is high in Vitamin A and beta carotene.

3 cups water
1/2 cup milk
3/4 cup steel cut oats
1/2 cup pumpkin purée
1 tablespoon butter (optional)
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/4 teaspon ginger
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg

1. Add all ingredients to crock pot

2. Cook on low overnight for 8 hours

3. Puree if needed to desired consistency for your baby


Servings: Fills approximately 6-8 Pouches

Printable Recipe Card:

Posted in 6-8 Months, 8+ Months, Beta Carotene, Crock Pot, Fiber, Homemade Baby Food, Oats, Real Food, Recipes, Slow Cooker, Vitamin A

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5 Responses


April 08, 2022

Amanda (Little Green Pouch)
Amanda (Little Green Pouch)

February 23, 2016

Sara – regular rolled oats will work just fine.


January 11, 2016

Can you use regular rolled oats in this recipe or will it change the cooking time


January 10, 2015

Can I freeze this?


November 25, 2014

the printable recipe is for stew but I see the ingredient and directions are for the pumpkin oatmeal. Thanks! And thanks for getting back to me. Carolyn

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