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It’s time to get back in a routine and set a schedule. There is no better way to have the kids start their day than with an energizing breakfast.
Reward early rising with these awesome breakfast ideas!
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1. Easy Egg and Toast Cups
From Thrifty Jinxy
This recipe for Egg and Toast Cups sure is great for feeding a crowd. Since it just bakes in the oven, you can make a big batch of a dozen all at once.
Crispy bread is pressed into a muffin tray and then baked with a whole egg and spices right inside.
If you want to add a little meat to your breakfast you can even lay strips of bacon across your toast cup before adding the egg.
2. Easy Baked Oatmeal
From Thrifty Recipes
Perfect for a quick on the go breakfast and conveniently made into individual sized portions with the aid of muffin tins, these easy Baked Oatmeal bites are sure to please your whole family.
You can make them ahead of time and store them in the fridge for up to a week or in the freezer for even longer.
Choose your favorite oatmeal add-ins to customize to your liking.
3. Fruit and Yogurt Parfait
From A Mom’s Take
If you are looking for a healthy and fun snack that your kiddos will love, give this Fruit and Yogurt Parfait a try.
Tasty and smooth, it’s perfect for a hearty breakfast, light lunch, or even a delicious after dinner dessert.
Creamy vanilla yogurt is layered with frozen mixed berries, ground baked oats, and a sweet drizzle of honey.
4. Homemade Pancake Mix
From A Mom’s Take
Who can resist a pile of sky-high homemade pancakes? With this easy homemade pancake mix you can create those irresistible pancakes each and every weekend.
Not only do these pancakes taste like perfection, they are crazy simple to make as well. One bite and you will be hooked for sure.
This recipe is a great way to save time on your early morning breakfasts.
5. Paleo Egg Cups
Finding easy breakfast recipes on busy school mornings is not always as easy as it may seem.
Hot breakfast has never been in my list of go-to recipe, but these Paleo Egg Cups just changed the game.
Just break an egg into a muffin tin, then add any leftovers you can think of.
Try adding in some leftover sausage, mushrooms, asparagus, cheese, and more.
6. Easy Cinnamon French Toast Sticks
From Just a Taste
French toast is one of our family’s all time favorite breakfasts, and I am so excited to add one more to the mix with this recipe for Easy French Toast Sticks.
So what makes these buttery batons tasty enough to steer clear of the drive-through breakfast menu?
None other than a simple cinnamon-vanilla custard that lends the characteristic eggy coating.
7. Homemade Breakfast Burritos
From Stockpiling Moms
These Homemade Breakfast Burritos are super easy to prepare all in one go that yields sixteen on the go breakfasts.
Make a batch on Sunday afternoon and then freeze them all for the weeks ahead.
Soft flour tortillas are stuffed with buttery hash browns, spiced sausage or bacon, creamy shredded cheese, eggs and green onion.
8. Steel-Cut Oatmeal Crock Pot
From The Dinner Mom
Follow these basic steel cut oat crock pot directions to have a healthy breakfast waiting for you in the morning.
Steel cut outs loaded with nutritious flax seeds are cooked right in the crock pot while you sleep.
Spoon some out into bowls the next morning and top with fresh blueberries and a sprinkling of walnuts for a healthy start to your day.
9. Mini Veggie Quiche Muffins
From Flavor Mosaic
Mini Veggie Quiche Muffins are delicious, easy, healthy, portion-controlled breakfasts that can go with you anywhere.
In addition, you can make them ahead of time and pop them in the microwave for 30 seconds for a quick breakfast now or later.
Customize the mini quiches to your own taste with a variety of different vegetables and meats!
10. Sneaky Veggie Double Chocolate Whole Wheat Muffins
From Bare Feet on the Dashboard
Parenting young ones comes with a special set of challenges, including finding ways to get them the nutrients they need.
Sneak some veggies into your delicious baking with this recipe for Sneaky Veggie Double Chocolate Whole Wheat Muffins.
It maximizes the healthy good stuff without compromising on taste in the least.
11. Fresh Peach Spice Muffins
From Live. Love. Texas.
Not only are these muffins full of fruity goodness, they are also free of eggs, oil or butter.
They make a sweet breakfast that you can feel good about serving your family!
Bananas and applesauce get rid of all the extra calories without compromising any of the flavor.
These peach filled muffins are a fresh, seasonal, and healthier alternative to processed foods.
12. Egg Sausage Breakfast Taquitos
Use real ingredients and healthy substitutions to create these yummy Egg and Sausage Breakfast Taquitos!
Just scramble some eggs, add some cheese and a breakfast sausage link.
If you want to incorporate some veggies you can throw some spinach in the mix too!
Then roll them up in a corn tortilla and bake until golden brown. Dip in homemade salsa for extra flavor.
13. Biscuits and Gravy Breakfast Casserole
From Family Fresh Meals
This Biscuits and Gravy Casserole is hearty enough to keep you and your kids chugging along right until lunch time.
Filled with your favorite biscuits and gravy flavor, this casserole is sure to be a favorite among all of your friends and family.
Savory spiced ground sausage, creamy garlic sauce, and pieces of flaky biscuits will take you right back to your mom’s kitchen.
14. Fried Egg Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Grilled cheese sandwiches are already delicious, but the addition of a fried egg takes it over the top and makes it perfect for breakfast.
This Fried Egg Grilled Cheese Sandwich is definitely a dish that everyone in your family will love.
Fried egg with a runny yoke and a mix of pepper jack and Colby jack cheeses are sandwiched between two thick pieces of Texas toast.
15. Blueberry Breakfast Cake
From Alexandra Cooks
I swear buttermilk is pure magic. It seems to turn every recipe into super moist, super delicious gold and this Buttermilk Blueberry Breakfast Cake is certainly no exception.
A wonderful thick muffin batter is made into a delicious breakfast cake, spotted with bursting blueberry flavor.
It’s a dessert-like breakfast that your whole family will love.
16. Peanut Butter Breakfast Bites
From Six Sisters’ Stuff
Mornings get so crazy around here, I don’t have time to make a good breakfast. Then I came across these Peanut Butter Breakfast Bites and had to try them.
These yummy bites taste so good they could be a dessert, but they are made with healthy and hearty ingredients that you can feel good about.
Eat them for breakfast or snacks throughout the week.
17. Granola Fruit Tart with Yogurt
From Jessica Gavin
Try a wholesome and beautiful Breakfast Granola Fruit Tart with Yogurt for your next family brunch or easy weekday breakfast.
Customize your favorite flavors, fillings, and toppings in the crunchy granola crust.
The granola crust is a simple blend of rolled oats, chopped walnuts, cinnamon, and honey.
Pick your favorite ripe fruit like strawberries and green apple and you are in business.
18. Fruit and Yogurt Cones
These healthy and delicious fruit and yogurt cones will make you think you are eating dessert for breakfast!
They are even better than ice cream if you make them correctly.
Waffle ice cream cones are filled with natural low-fat yogurt and then filled with all sorts of tasty toppings like fresh sliced strawberries, blueberries, and almonds.
19. Greek Yogurt Breakfast Bark
From Go Eat & Repeat
Just five ingredients is all it takes to make this special on-the-go breakfast for you and your family.
Greek Yogurt Breakfast Bark is a power-packed treat that is completely customizable to your family’s taste.
Spread a mix of Greek yogurt and maple syrup on a lined baking sheet and then add you favorite toppings like sliced strawberries, juicy blueberries, and flavored granola.
20. Easy Breakfast Roll-Ups
From Home Cooking Memories
Easy Breakfast Roll Ups are a versatile breakfast idea perfect for taking on the go.
Inspired by a cleaned-up breakfast burrito, these wraps are a great option for kids in the car.
Soft flour tortillas are wrapped with a flat cooked egg, fresh spinach, and plenty of melty cheese.
Add in any extra family favourites such as salsa, hot sauce, or bonus vegetables.
21. Apple Sandwiches w/Almond Butter & Granola
From Garnish With Lemon
Make snacking simple with these three ingredient apple sandwiches with almond butter and granola.
They are perfectly portable and don’t even require refrigeration, which makes them ideal for busy school mornings or afternoons filled with errands and sports practices.
Generously spread some almond butter on an apple slice and sprinkle with granola!
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