It’s been a while since the last blog post! October was National Novel Writing Month prep and this month I’ve been working on the cozy mystery I was prepping for. It’s going slower than I’d hoped but I’m a slow writer and just getting the words down is a win! I do tend to go down research rabbit holes—this week, I learned a lot about electronic fingerprinting… So, if I can get halfway through during NaNoWriMo, I’ll be very happy.
As it’s gotten chilly here in SoCal, the urge for some comforting oatmeal has been strong. I thought it might be interesting to compare the different offerings I’ve ordered recently.
The only overnight oats in the bunch, I’d ordered this at the Santa Ana restaurant and loved it. The oatmeal is refreshingly cold, thick and flavored with vanilla yogurt. Add the dried cranberries, raisins, apple and banana slices for even more texture and goodness. Plus, it comes with a raisin pecan sweet crisp! It’s pretty yummy and there’s also a version that adds almonds, strawberries and blueberries.Continue reading “Gray Mare’s Oatmeal Survey”