We eat quite a bit of oatmeal at our house. It's a cheap nutritious breakfast food, and there's not many other foods can you call cheap and nutritious. I usually serve it at least once a week My children LOVE it.
Whisk together in a medium saucepan.
3 1/2 cups milk
2/3 cup brown sugar ( You can use more or less depending on how sweet you like it.)
1/2 teaspoon salt
Cook over medium heat until boiling.
Add 2 cups Quick Oats, stir, bring back to a boil, and turn off heat immediately.
Let sit for 5 minutes and stir in 4 Tablespoons of Butter or Margarine. Serve with a little cold milk. This recipe serves 4-6 people depending on how much you eat for breakfast.