Eating a hearty breakfast will set you up for a day filled with energy and positivity. It’s important to make sure you take the time to eat breakfast each morning. It can, however, be very difficult to come up with new and unique ideas that you and your family will love. Luckily, we’re here to help.

We’ve compiled this list of 16 unique and easy breakfast dishes that will surely please even the pickiest eaters in your family:

1. Baked Oatmeal

Oatmeal is a great breakfast idea for any parent and this particular recipe is perfect for busy parents looking to serve up a healthy breakfast without spending hours in the kitchen. Your kids (and you) will love it!


2. Breakfast Tacos

Kids love tacos! And they’ll love these breakfast tacos too. Everyone’s favorite morning ingredients (sausage, egg and cheese) are combined in an easy-to-eat tortilla that your kids can even eat in the car if they need too.


3. Homemade Egg McMuffins

These homemade egg McMuffins are just as delicious as the ones from McDonalds but way healthier. They’re easy to make and they’ll fill everyone up, which is exactly what every parent looks for in a morning breakfast recipe.


4. Mango Avocado Spinach Smoothies

Smoothies are the perfect on-the-go breakfast idea – for both adults and kids. Let them choose the fruit and they’ll love sipping on these delicious and healthy drinks every morning.


5. Easy and Delicious Fritatta

Frittatas are a good source of nutrition and energy for your kids. The best part? They’re so easy to whip up! If you’re really tight for time, cut up the vegetables the night before and put them in a container in the fridge. Just pull them out in the morning and this breakfast takes less than 10 minutes to prepare.


6. Banana Nut Muffins

Muffins are a great way to give your kids a healthy breakfast without taking up too much of your time. You can make these the night before and use them for a few days afterwards.


7.Crescent Bacon Breakfast Ring

In this quick and delicious breakfast casserole,bacon, eggs, and cheddar cheese are sandwiched between layers of flaky, buttery crescent rolls. This is the perfect recipe to have in your arsenal for a crowd-pleasing breakfast or a low-maintenance weeknight dinner!


8. Ham and Swiss Quiche

I have loved quiche since I was a child, and now as an adult, I love it even more for its versatility. You can make so many variations of quiche but this one is my favorite because of the classic flavors. Throw in any other additions that you would like, change up the cheese, or leave it the way it is. No matter what, your stomach will thank you.


9. Strawberry, Banana and Mango Smoothie

This is an easy smoothie recipe that’s perfect for breakfast or as a mid-day snack to restore energy. If you don’t like mangoes or bananas, you can make a simple strawberry smoothie by removing the other two ingredients and adding more strawberries (or blueberries, raspberries or other types of fruits).

10. Chocolate Orange Chia Pudding

This breakfast will tease your tastebuds into thinking you’re eating dessert! Filled with our favorite little chia seeds, this pudding will boost your energy and contribute to overall long term health.


11. Baked Blueberry French Toast

Bye bye to morning blues with Baked Blueberry French Toast. This delicious breakfast dish is filled with fresh blueberries and tons of flavor. It takes a little bit longer to make but it’s perfect for a weekend breakfast or brunch with the family.


12. Eggs Benedict Casserole

One of my favorite recipes for breakfast is that of Eggs Benedict. Rich in flavor and very filling, this breakfast gives me the energy I need on a weekend to get through some house chores and maybe even go on a hike. What is amazing about this recipe is how much easier it is to make eggs benny for a large group of people using a casserole dish! Dig in!


13. Whole 30 Breakfast Burrito

Start your morning off right with one of these tortilla omelettes. Packed full of delicious ingredients like onion, peppers, mushrooms, tomatoes, spinach, cheese adn ham, there’s no better way to kick off your morning than with this hearty breakfast.


14. Nutella Stuffed French Toast

French toast is a classic breakfast dish but chances are you haven’t tried this delicious version. In this recipe, the French toast is made with Nutella stuffed between the pieces of bread. It gives it a sweeter flavor is which is a nice change from time to time. My boyfriend loves it and I’m sure you will too!


15. Ham, Egg and Cheese Breakfast Cups

Here’s a simple, adorable breakfast idea: ham, egg and cheese cups! They bake in a muffin tin, and they’re ready in minutes. You can customize them to use whatever deli meat and cheese you like.


16. Lavender Blackberry Scones

These delicious scones will be a lovely start to any morning. They’re deliciously baked and you can use them the whole week. Add a spoonful of fruit jam to the top and you have a tasty and healthy breakfast to kickstart your morning. If you’re in a rush, just toss one or two into a ziplock bag and eat it at your desk!

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If you want to know the best cupcake shop in any major city in America, just ask Angela. This girl knows her sweets, and she isn't shy about letting you know that your german chocolate cake needs more chocolate. If you want to find Angela on any given day, she's probably looking up reviews to decide where to grab lunch, or in her downtime, binge-watching the latest 'it-series' on Netflix.

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