Last Minute Breakfast Recipes

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Scrambled Eggs. Linda Larsen

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but many people skip it because they think they don't have time to prepare a healthy recipe. These quick and easy recipes will change your mind. If you have ten or fifteen minutes in the morning, you can get these recipes together, then get ready while they cook or bake. Sit down for just a little bit of time to relax, gather your thoughts, and fuel up for the day.

Keep a good supply of the foods needed to make these recipes on hand. Then when you get up in the morning, pull out a couple of ingredients and make a delicious and healthy breakfast that will rev up your metabolism and see you through until lunch.

Last Minute Breakfast Recipes

  • Melon and Avocado Cocktail
    This unusual recipe is delicious and beautiful, perfect to tempt your appetite in the morning. Use any type of melon you'd like.
  • Dinner Omelet
    Make a simple omelet with eggs, veggies, and cheese, and you can be eating in minutes.
  • Pancakes
    Pancakes may seem difficult, but they take only a few minutes to make. Well, this may be cheating, but make Make Ahead Pancake Batter, then all you have to do is cook the pancakes!
  • French Toast
    This is my favorite quick breakfast recipe. I like using whole wheat bread because the French Toast is more substantial. But you can use any good quality bread that has some heft to it.
  • Waffle Quiches
    A quiche mixture is poured on frozen waffles, then baked to make a wonderful open faced breakfast sandwich. Sprinkle with powdered sugar for the perfect finishing touch.
  • Microwave Scrambled Eggs
    Make your eggs in the microwave! This easy recipe is done in a flash.
  • Apricot Waffles
    Apricot preserves and a sweetened apricot yogurt mixture top frozen waffles in this gorgeous and easy recipe.
  • Swiss Eggs
    Eggs are baked with sausages, cream, and cheese in this simple and flavorful recipe. I love this one for breakfast or dinner!
  • Scrambled Eggs
    Perfect scrambled eggs are quick and easy to make, but they take a bit of care. This recipe will keep you warm and full until lunch.
  • Muffins
    Muffins take just a few minutes to stir together. They're best eating warm from the oven, so make a batch or two!
  • Quick Coffeecake
    I love this recipe. It's been in my family for decades. It's quick, easy, flavorful, and makes a bunch so you can have it for two breakfasts!