Special Oatmeal

Source: Recipes of Friendship Cookbook

2 cups rolled oats
3/4 cup dates (about 15)
1 cup dried apples, chopped
1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 cup wheat germ
1/4 tsp. coriander
4 1/2 cups water (you may need a little more)
2 sliced bananas

Mix together all ingredients, except bananas, in a baking dish. Bake, uncovered, at 350 degrees F. for 1/2 hour. Remove from oven, stir, add more water if desired. Continue baking for an additional 1/2 hour. Stir in bananas. Serve immediately.

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