1Combine oats and boiling water. Set aside.
2Mix together remaining ingredents. Add oatmeal mixture. Pour into a greased and floured 9 by 13 cake pan.
3Combine 1/2 cup brown sugar, 2 tabelspoon butter, 1/4 cup milk and 1 tsp vanilla. Boil 3 minutes. Spoon over cake batter and bake @ 375 for 30 min.