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Recipes that prove oatmeal doesn't have to be boring

Yardbarker Logo By Yardbarker Staff of Yardbarker | Slide 1 of 16: Ah, oatmeal. The unloved stepchild of the breakfast family. While eggs, bacon and sausage snatch up the glory for themselves, the humble oat looks on, confined to a brown paper pouch with bland seasonings, its fate uncertain. Well, no more. If all you know of oatmeal is a microwaved, runny, pasty mess, you've been missing out. Oatmeal can be wonderful if you give it the chance to shine, so today more than any other day, make room on the plate for this oft-overlooked cereal grain.

Recipes that prove oatmeal doesn't have to be boring

Ah, oatmeal. The unloved stepchild of the breakfast family. While eggs, bacon and sausage snatch up the glory for themselves, the humble oat looks on, confined to a brown paper pouch with bland seasonings, its fate uncertain. Well, no more. If all you know of oatmeal is a microwaved, runny, pasty mess, you've been missing out. Oatmeal can be wonderful if you give it the chance to shine, so today more than any other day, make room on the plate for this oft-overlooked cereal grain.

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