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Mar 07, 2013 • By

General Mills Cereals – Outside the bowl

Today is National Cereal Day! While one of America’s favorite breakfasts is still a big bowl of cereal with milk, there are so many ways to enjoy your cereal outside the bowl.

Here are some sweet cereal ideas from the General Mills family of websites.

blueberry total breakfast cereal bread

Blueberry Breakfast Cereal Bread – LiveBetterAmerica.com

Start your day with cereal, but in a nontraditional way. This juicy blueberry bread is made with whole grain Total cereal.

fruit yogurt cereal parfait

Cereal-Yogurt Breakfast Parfait – Pillsbury.com

Get your healthy cereal fix to go with the addition of fruit and creamy Yoplait yogurt.

red hot chex mix

Red Hot Chex Mix – BettyCrocker.com

Like it hot? Then spice up your Chex cereal and have a fiery party in five minutes flat.

cinnamon toast crunch bars

Cinnamon Toast Crunch Bars – Tablespoon.com

Marshmallow cereal bars are a childhood classic (and a hit with everyone who’s young at heart, too). Tablespoon.com blogger The Girl Who Ate Everything shakes up a traditional recipe.

bottom of the cereal box cookies

Bottom of the Cereal Box Cookies – BettyCrocker.com

Are there boxes of cereal in your cupboard with just a few bits and crumbs on the bottom? Then it’s time for a cereal mashup in sweet cookie form.

For something really outside of the cereal box, try Frosted Toast Crunch Ice Cream, Cereal Crunch Doughnuts or even a Cereal Wedding Cake.

How do you like to enjoy your favorite General Mills cereal?

Tweet us a picture @GeneralMills and remember to use the #CerealDay hashtag. We’ve got lots of Cereal Day surprises for our fans!

For more deliciously creative ways to use General Mills cereals, check out our “Recipes Featuring General Mills Brands” board on Pinterest