Oatmeal Muffin Day is celebrated on December 19, 2016. Oatmeal can carry a label claiming it may reduce the risk of heart disease when combined with a low-fat diet. This is because of the beta-glucan in the oats. Oatmeal Muffin Day gives you therefore a chance to celebrate it by baking some of these healthy Muffins.
A muffin is a type of quick bread of American origin that is baked in portions appropriate for one person. They are similar to cupcakes in size and cooking methods. The can come in both savory varieties, such as corn or cheese muffins, or sweet varieties such as blueberry or banana. (With material from: Wikipedia)