Eat Your Damn Oatmeal

The Diabeetus

Or else!

The folks over at Scientific American caught me off guard with their post about the goodness of oatmeal. They’ve slung puns with geeky abandon before, but the Brimley Meme here is dead-on perfect. I hope they don’t mind me reproducing the image; it’s fair trade considering the creeps I’m going to have in my dreams tonight and my cereal bowl tomorrow morning! “A” Daily Show also goes for a mustache ride at McCain’s campaign in New Hampshire [Celeb Endorsements].

One thought on “Eat Your Damn Oatmeal”

  1. Try this. Maybe it will make you feel better. If not, the good taste will distract you for a few minutes.

    Baked Oatmeal

    Total time: 55 min bake
    10 min prep

    2 cups oatmeal (quick cooking or old fashioned)
    1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    1 cup milk
    2 eggs, beaten
    1/2 cup applesauce, chunky or regular
    1/2 cup brown sugar
    1 cup vanilla yogurt, for topping

    1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.
    2. In a large bowl combine the oatmeal, baking powder and salt.
    3. Mix in milk, eggs, applesauce, brown sugar.
    4. Pour into a greased casserole dish.
    5. Bake at 325 for 45 minutes.
    6. Serve hot, topping each with vanilla yogurt.

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