Own Best Company Chocolate Oatmeal

My weekend travel plans are squashed by icky roads. I find myself with more than enough quality time with my tv and favorite Christmas movies. This is the right level of human interaction after a full week of peopling.

Ralphie and I are enjoying a hot bowl of our Own Best Company Chocolate Steel Cut Oatmeal. img_0905

If you are already holiday-ed out this might be the perfect comfort food for a morning of hibernation. You will need: 

  • 2 cups almond milk
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 cup steel cut oats
  • 1 mashed banana
  • 2 TBS cocoa
  • 1/4 cup of dark chocolate chips
  • maple syrup to taste

img_0893

Bring the milk and water to boil. Whisk in the oats, cocoa, and banana. Turn down the heat to low and let the oats cook through for around 20 minutes. img_0894Stir every once in awhile to keep from sticking. Stir in the chocolate chips to melt. Serve up with a squig or two of maple syrup, wrap yourself up in a cozy blanket and three day old sweats, and plant yo hinie in front of a great Christmas movie for the morning. We are our own best company.

“Please kindly go away, I’m introverting.”

~ Beth Buelow, The Introvert Entrepreneur

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s