Treating your extra special mom to an extra hearty breakfast will show her that you value everything that she does for you—all year long! To help you find the perfect and unique morning (or late afternoon) delicacy to suit that very special matriarch in your life, we’ve compiled a list of 15 nutritious, energizing, savory, and sweet breakfast dishes that will surely please your queen for the day…

1. Breakfast Taco

If you want to serve mom a light yet nutritious breakfast, wrap her eggs, sausage and cheese up in a tortilla wrap and then add some spicy salsa for a taste sensation that’s easy-to-eat or take with her to her Mother’s Day mani-pedi appointment!


2. Crescent Sausage Egg and Cheese Bake

This ooey-gooey breakfast casserole, bakes up all the morning essentials—sausage, cream cheese, eggs, cheddar cheese, and layers of flaky crescent rolls. Mom will never know you threw it together in a synch and popped it in the oven while you went shopping for her special gift!


3. Cinnamon Bun Casserole

The smells of sweet icing sugar mingled with spicy cinnamon will have your mom’s mouth-watering for this sensational cinnamon bun breakfast casserole. Perhaps she’ll keep a slice for dessert or even share it with the rest of the family—if they’re lucky!

Source: Normal Cooking

4. Ham and Cheese Breakfast Bake

We love the breakfast casserole because it’s simple to toss together this traditional and tasty breakfast dish for mom while looking like you put a lot of effort into it. Plus, you can give it some patented love by adding her favorite fresh vegetable—such as mushroom, broccoli, spinach, or tomato—to make it truly for mom.


5. Mango Avocado Smoothies

If your mother has a busy day ahead, there’s nothing better than slapping an on-the-go breakfast smoothie into her carry away cup. This recipe is a particularly summery-smooth blend of creamy avocado and sweet mango for a healthy morning “pick-mom-up”.


6. Peach French Toast Bake

If mom has a hankering for sweet, juicy peaches, this piping hot French toast bake will certainly pique her sweet tooth—thanks to the delicately sweet icing sugar, whipped cream, and juicy peaches!


7. Ham and Swiss Quiche

If mom made quiche when you were a child, put the slipper on the other foot and make it for her for her special day. This classic recipe is jam-packed with juicy ham, fluffy eggs, and fragrant Swiss cheese.


8. Strawberry, Banana and Mango Smoothie

Another ideal morning energy boost or mid-day pick-me-up, mom will love the fact that you took her busy schedule into consideration when you blended up this simple yet delicious strawberry, banana, mango smoothie.


9. Puff Pastry Waffles Filled with Fruit Jam

Nothing says I love you like pillowy, warm puff pastry filled with warm, gooey fresh berry jam. Serve this to mom in bed and let her savor the sweet-baked decadence.


10. Apple-Walnut- Spelt Pancakes

These nutritious apple walnut pancakes are healthier than usual thanks to the fact that they’re made with spelt flour—a nuttier and slightly sweeter flour than your typical whole wheat variety.

Source: Reader’s Digest

11. Blueberry French Toast

Make mom feel special when you pan fry some delectable blueberry French toast, topped with delicious pecans, icing sugar, and of course, your love and adoration!


12. Corn Beef Hash

For a hearty breakfast that really eats like a meal, combine corned beef, sautéed onions, chunked potatoes, fried egg, and melted cheddar cheese…mmmmmmmm good!

Source: Food Network

13. Harvest Granola

Filled with a bounty of nature’s favorite ingredients, this hearty, homemade granola is flavorful and naturally sweet. Plus, it’s super easy way to make up and store ahead of time, then top with mom’s favorite flavor of yogurt or cottage cheese.

Source: Canadian Living

14. Ham & Egg Wraps

These delicious, nutritious wraps have everything you require for a healthy, balanced breakfast wrapped up warm, snug, and dripping with cheese in this compact juicy ham and egg treat!

Source: Kraft Canada

15. Smoked Trout & Shallot Quiche

Rick and decadent smoked trout meets savory shallots and fluffy eggs in this special, “mom-certified” brunch casserole.

Source: CBC

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