There may be as many versions of muesli as there are breakfast cereals, but this one's modeled after the original Swiss wake-you-up--a combination of overnight-soaked grains, nuts, dried fruit and yogurt. Make it the night before and you'll have breakfast ready when you are.
low-fat plain yogurt
unsweetened or fruit-juice-sweetened cranberry juice
old-fashioned rolled oats, (not quick-cooking or steel-cut)
unsalted sunflower seeds
Combine yogurt, juice, oats, cranberries
, sunflower seeds, wheat germ, honey, vanilla and salt in a medium bowl; cover and refrigerate for at least 8 hours and up to 1 day.
MAKE AHEAD TIP: Cover and refrigerate for up to 1 day.
Calories 209, Total Fat 4 g, Saturated Fat 1 g, Monounsaturated Fat 1 g, Cholesterol 4 mg, Sodium 190 mg, Carbohydrate 37 g, Fiber 3 g, Protein 8 g, Potassium 266 mg. Daily Values: Calcium 15%. Exchanges: Starch 1, Fruit 1, Other Carbohydrate 0.5, Fat 0.5.
Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet