What to serve guests in the morning? It bakes while you prepare coffee, slice fruit, and take a moment of quiet before this happens.
Oatmeal hasn’t been my kid’s thing, since he was a baby. Now that I think about it, maybe he always hated oatmeal but couldn’t avoid spoon-feeding. Once he could hold a spoon, it never went in the direction of oatmeal’s mushy consistency, absence of color, and the lack of flavor, despite offers of brown sugar and fruit toppings. I wonder why? Oatmeal cookies – yes, oatmeal – no, until now.