Simple Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl {grain-free + whole30 and paleo friendly}

An easy, healthy and delicious breakfast bowl you can meal prep in advance. This simple sweet potato breakfast bowl is a great alternative to oatmeal — grain-free, gluten-free, and whole30 and paleo friendly!

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There’s something about rolling out of bed to a warm, hearty breakfast {especially during these snowy, cold winter months in Minnesota}. And although I love my warm bowls of oatmeal, sometimes it’s nice to mix things up.

Enter this delicious, comforting and simple sweet potato breakfast bowl; a great grain-free alternative to oatmeal. Of course, it’s Whole30 and Paleo friendly too. I don’t know how paleo people live without oats, but this power sweet potato breakfast bowl is the next best thing. 

And this simple sweet potato breakfast bowl is meal prep friendly. So don’t be discouraged by the 35 minute cook time on this recipe. Yes, sweet potatoes do take some time to cook in the oven, but if you cook them ahead of time you can turn this into an easy-peasy, 5-minute recipe.

Simple Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl

Simple Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl 

It’s simple because it’s only 5 ingredients — sweet potato, banana {which you can easily omit if you’re following a strict Whole30}, cinnamon, collagen protein {I prefer Vital Proteins Collagen Peptides} and a splash of almond milk. Simple.

Simple Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl No ToppingsOf course, what’s a sweet potato breakfast bowl without toppings?! So this is where you get to completely customize your bowl. You can add all sorts of toppings: 

And seriously if you haven’t tried WholeMe’s Granola you must! There are a local Minnesota brand that I adore and their granola cluster are the perfect addition to this grain-free, simple sweet potato breakfast bowl. Ps — they just launched a new flavor, salted peanut chocolate that is to die for.

Simple Sweet Potato Breakfast Bowl with WholeMe

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An easy, healthy and delicious breakfast bowl you can meal prep in advance. This simple sweet potato breakfast bowl is a great alternative to oatmeal -- grain-free, gluten-free, and whole30 and paleo friendly!
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Recipe type: breakfast bowl
Serves: 1
Ingredients
  • 1 medium sweet potato, baked and mashed
  • 1 banana {1/2 mashed in bowl and ½ sliced for toppings. Note, this is an optional ingredient and you can always omit the banana if you are following a strict Whole30}
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon or pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 scoop collagen peptides
  • Splash of coconut or almond milk
  • Optional Toppings:
  • 2 tbsp grain-free granola {WholeMe}
  • ½ sliced banana
  • 1 tbsp chia seeds
  • 1 tbsp nuts
  • 1 tbsp Raisins
  • 1 tbsp almond butter {or nut butter of choice}
  • 2 tbsp Greek Yogurt
  • 1 tsp honey or maple syrup
  • 1 tbsp unsweetened shredded coconut
  • More cinnamon or pumpkin pie spice
Instructions
  1. If you have not already prepped your sweet potato; stab sweet potato with a knife or fork 5-10 times then bake sweet potato at 350 for 30-35 minutes.
  2. In a medium bowl, mash together the sweet potato, ½ banana, cinnamon, collagen peptides and splash of almond milk.
  3. Heat or re-heat this mixture if necessary {approx. 1-2 minutes in microwave}.
  4. Top with additional ingredients of your choice and enjoy!
Notes
*Save time by prepping/baking your sweet potatoes ahead of time and simply re-heating when you are ready to enjoy this delicious bowl for breakfast.

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