Oatmeal Bread – part 1

I have always liked bread, and fondly remember the oatmeal bread my Grandmother Lovely used to make when I was little. She used to bake it with two separate loaves end to end in one pan. My favorite slice was one of the ones where the two separate loaves had touched. It was like the heal, but soft and wonderful in my mouth. As a result, when my wife bought a bread machine after trying a few different recipes I decided to try to make oatmeal bread. I doubt I’ll ever duplicate the bread Grandma Lovely used to make, but my memories of it are probably not that accurate anyway as my memories of it go back at least 60 years to 1956 or so. Continue reading