toasted oats with yogurt & fresh applesauce

Remember way back when I declared myself a genius? Well, I’m toasting oats again and riding those genius coattails into fame and fortune. Okay, there’s no fame and certainly no fortune, I’m still half asleep and haven’t had my daily dose of caffeine yet. But I can most certainly tell you about the amazing breakfast I had last week. Read all about it and grab the recipe on Poppytalk.

I realized I had twittered about this, but never posted a link here. Want to find out more about me? My small business heros, Lauren Bacon & Emira Mears interviewed me on their blog. Go on, read all about it. If you haven’t read their book, The Boss of You: Everything A Woman Needs to Know to Start, Run, and Maintain Her Own Business, go out and do it now! It’s filled with practical and inspiring advice about running your own business (and it ain’t just for the ladies). I was also very recently interviewed by Karencilla from Sweet Little Hearts. So please go on over and say hi.

Also, how about a little more self-promotion? My etsy shop is filled to the brim with lots of new cards, including seasonal holiday cards. If you haven’t dropped by in a while, go on over and take a peek. If you are in Vancouver, I’ll be setting up shop at Toque at the Western Front, November 27th and 28th and at Got Craft? on December 6th.

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17 comments to “toasted oats with yogurt & fresh applesauce”

  1. 1
    Amy   November 4, 2009 at 12:20 pm

    Ooo, me likey. The Gingerbread People card is great, love the hand signs series, and the squirrels farting. Will have to jump back there when I have more time and fill up a cart.

    You are a talented gal.

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    Tanya   November 4, 2009 at 9:12 pm

    Diggin' the blog…
    Got Craft? looks like too much fun, I'll have to check it out.

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    stephchows   November 5, 2009 at 8:52 am

    i just had a big bowl of homemade granola with yogurt.. YUM!!

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    Daily Spud   November 5, 2009 at 4:56 pm

    I was lucky enough to be brought on a guided tour of an oat mill this week and came away with a ton of oats. I will be toasting them forthwith.

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    kickpleat   November 5, 2009 at 5:13 pm

    Aw shucks, Amy. Thanks so much!

    Tanya, Got Craft is always a ton of fun. Def something to check out locally!

    Stephchows, I love big bowls of yogurt and granola. This is something just a bit different.

    Daily Spud, good luck on your oat toasting adventures. I'm jealous of your oat mill adventure!

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    jackie connelly photography   November 5, 2009 at 10:08 pm

    Love the ladies at Raised Eyebrow (nice interview by the way too!) and love these toasty oats!! Thanks for that reminder on how great a breakfast it makes…to the kitchen i go this weekend to make a batch :)

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    kickpleat   November 5, 2009 at 11:08 pm

    Thanks so much Jackie for commenting and stopping by!

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    Lele   November 8, 2009 at 5:11 pm

    I want one of those adorable little baking dishes! Is it a pot? Tureen? Ramekin with a handle? I don't know. But I want!

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    Sarena Shasteen   November 11, 2009 at 12:07 pm

    I love making quick applesauce! The yogurt and toasted oats on top look perfect!

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    kickpleat   November 11, 2009 at 12:50 pm

    Lele, it's an old Le Cruset saucepan that belonged to my mom! She got it as a wedding present and now it's mine. I love it so much!

    Sarena, I love it too. Applesauce is so easy to make.

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    izdelava spletnih strani   November 15, 2009 at 7:56 am

    mmm, so delicious, it made me angry

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    Heavenly Housewife   November 17, 2009 at 4:42 am

    Wonderful. I am totally going to try this using my own apple sauce recipe :D, thanks for the good idea :D

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    kickpleat   November 18, 2009 at 10:34 am

    Strani, don't get angry!

    Enjoy Heavenly!

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    Tea   November 19, 2009 at 8:58 pm

    I love that red pot. Great handle!

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    kickpleat   November 20, 2009 at 9:42 am

    Tea, I love that pot to bits. Hand-me-downs are great.

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    miss_natty   November 21, 2009 at 1:58 pm

    looks sooo yummy!!!

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    kickpleat   December 2, 2009 at 2:04 pm

    Thanks so much, miss natty.

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