Oatmeal Cake

Here's a recipe that's a family favorite~ cheap & easy to make~ It's a heavy moist cake. Remember you can subsitute Splenda or Alern for the sugar for special diets. It measures same as sugar. OATMEAL CAKE In a med. bowl put 1 cup old fashion oats & add 1 1/2 cups boiling water & let stand 20

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    Here's a recipe that's a family favorite~ cheap & easy to make~ It's a heavy moist cake. Remember you can subsitute Splenda or Alern for the sugar for special diets. It measures same as sugar.
    OATMEAL CAKE
    In a med. bowl put 1 cup old fashion oats & add 1 1/2 cups boiling water & let stand 20 min. In another bowl mix: 1 cup brown sugar,1 cup white sugar. 1/2 cup shortening or butter & 2 eggs, beat until blended well. In another bowl mix: 1 1/2 cup flour, 1 teaspoon baking soda, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/2 teaspoon salt - misx well & add to cream mixture andbeat well then pour into greased pan. bake 30-40 min. (depending on oven) at 350.

    OATMEAL CAKE TOPPING
    4Tablespoons oleo-1 Cup brown sugar-1/2 cup evaporated milk-1 cup coconut-1 cup chopped pecans or walnuts- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract. Melt oleo, brown sugar & milk in pan & cook until sugar is dissolved. Add coconut & vanilla- add nuts last and pour over hot cake & brown in broiler until coconut is browned...watch it carefully so it won't burn. Enjoy!
    Tragedy, sadness, loneliness and despair taught me that life is really a beautiful thing; if it wasn't I wouldn't be able to recognize that anything was wrong - Lynn in Virginia

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    Sounds like a yummy cake. I'll have to try this one.
    JoAnn
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    Since my iron has gotten low, this is a nice snack because of the oatmeal.
    Tragedy, sadness, loneliness and despair taught me that life is really a beautiful thing; if it wasn't I wouldn't be able to recognize that anything was wrong - Lynn in Virginia

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    Will have to try this one. Yummmm!

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    I hope you enjoy it Jaime!!!
    Tragedy, sadness, loneliness and despair taught me that life is really a beautiful thing; if it wasn't I wouldn't be able to recognize that anything was wrong - Lynn in Virginia

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    This is my family's favorite cake (mine too). I have been making it since the 60's.

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    I love oatmeal cake. It makes for a filling snack, that's for sure!
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    Its one of my favorites too!!
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