The brilliance of blackening seasoning is that it adds intense flavor that is also always complementary to the protein at hand. It somehow manages to be both the star of the show and the supporting cast.
The recipe below is for a vanilla heart inside a chocolate loaf, but the combinations are endless — pink strawberry cake hearts inside a vanilla loaf, red velvet hearts inside a vanilla loaf with pink frosting, etc.
Oats are considered a “lactogenic” food, which are said to increase milk supply. Science has neither proven nor disproven this claim, but the widespread reported experience of mothers suggests that eating oats indeed boosts milk supply. Add this to the humble oat’s list of accolades.