Finding good breakfast recipes for your morning meal can make al the difference in how you start your day. You don’ want to settle for just coffee and bacon every morning and assume that is enough. You need the right mix of veggies, proteins, and carbs to fuel your body and mind. Check out these delicious breakfast recipes to start your day off right!
1. Healthy Breakfast Burrito
Who doesn’t love a good breakfast burrito? This breakfast recipe shows us how to make a delicious and healthy burrito without being expert chefs. The majority of the prep time is used to cook the onions, peppers, and black beans. Afterward, scrambling the egg whites and combining them with the sour cream, salsa, black bean mixture, and the other ingredients gives you an easy and healthy breakfast you can even take on the go! It’s an excellent source of protein, fiber, vitamin A, and vitamin C!
2. Baked Peach Almond Oatmeal
This healthy breakfast recipe is easy and can be made the night before so you can reheat it in the morning to save time! Taking a different approach to a popular breakfast item, this recipe uses chopped peaches and almond milk & extract to give it a distinct and delicious taste. It’s a relatively cheap breakfast option that anyone can make with ease. It’s got great vitamins and nutrients and will give you tons of energy to get through the day and feel great about your breakfast choice. This recipe will give you a few servings you can keep as leftovers and eat again and again!
3. Keto Pancakes
Another all-time breakfast favorite, this keto pancakes breakfast recipe is a healthier option for those of us who love pancakes. This recipe uses almond flour which is a healthier option for wheat flour as it is lower in carbs, packed with nutrients with even a slightly sweeter taste. Instead of using melted butter, milk, and sugar these keto pancakes substitute more eggs and cream cheese. It also calls for some lemon zest to give it a tasty kick! As obvious from the name of the recipe, these pancakes are keto diet-friendly and are a delicious and healthier option for your most important meal of the day. They’re easy to make and relatively cheap making them a great staple breakfast recipe.
4. Loaded Quinoa Breakfast Bowl
A breakfast bowl can be a fast and easy meal to start your day. This breakfast recipe for a loaded quinoa breakfast bowl is a tasty and healthy meal with not much prep required. Cooking the quinoa and then soaking the berries takes the majority of the cooking time. After that, it just takes combining the rest of the nuts & fruits, maple syrup, almond milk, cinnamon, and vanilla extract into a breakfast bowl loaded with nutrients! Quinoa is a great, versatile food for breakfast porridge or stir-fry or soups and stews. It contains tons of amino acids making it a great protein source as well as lots of fiber, calcium, potassium and other great vitamins and nutrients! This hearty and healthy breakfast bowl makes an awesome breakfast to fuel your body and mind!
5. Veggie-Packed Breakfast Frittata
This frittata breakfast recipe gives you a hearty and healthy meal you can keep for leftovers and eat all week long. It’s a relatively easy recipe to follow that only takes around 30 minutes to prep and cook! It’s packed with veggies like spinach, bell peppers, and sun-dried tomatoes to give it some great vitamins and nutrients to start your day off right. Meal prep this tasty frittata on Sunday and save yourself some time in the morning for your breakfasts during the week!
6. Egg White Omelet
Here’s a great breakfast recipe that’s super easy to cook up and makes for a great breakfast option! The ingredients are cheap and the prep and cook time only takes about 20 minutes total. Using egg whites is a great healthy option above full eggs for a number of reasons. You get a cholesterol-free, protein-rich, and vitamin-packed omelet. Throw in some bell peppers, mushrooms and onions to add some more healthy vitamins and nutrients. This is an easy and cheap breakfast option that makes a delicious and healthy meal to start the day!
7. Granola Breakfast Pizza
This unique breakfast recipe takes an interesting take on granola, fruit, and yogurt parfaits. This super healthy breakfast is pretty easy to make and will leave you with some leftovers for another morning as well. You’ll need a food processor to finely chop up the walnuts and dates for the granola crust. Then add the greek yogurt and place the raspberries, blueberries, and strawberries on top for a tasty, as well as attractive, breakfast. Knowing this granola breakfast pizza is waiting for you in the freezer will help you get out of the bed and start your morning!
8. Denver Omelet Salad
A Denver omelet is great on its own but this recipe uses fried eggs on top of a tasty spinach salad to make a delicious and well-balanced breakfast! This breakfast recipe is super easy to make and requires not very long to make. The combination of vegetables with the fried eggs provides you with vitamins and nutrients as well as protein to start off your morning right. Its ingredients are cheap and the overall recipe is easy to follow making it a great option for your most important meal of the day!
9. Breakfast Fruit Smoothie
A smoothie can make a great option for breakfast as it’s super easy and quick to make. This breakfast recipe is pretty self-explanatory but it’s worth trying out. Throw your selection of fruits such as strawberries, blackberries, raspberries, and bananas into the blender with some greek yogurt and almond milk for a tasty smoothie. You can even add some spinach and kale for additional nutrients! Honey, cinnamon and fresh mint can also take the taste of your breakfast smoothie up a notch. Smoothies can be premade the night before and refrigerated/frozen so you can enjoy it right when you get out of bed.
10. Sweet Potato and Egg Skillet
If you want a hearty breakfast recipe then this is the one for you. A breakfast packed with delicious flavors as well as vitamins and nutrients from the sweet potatoes, spinach, and eggs. With easy prep, you can enjoy this sweet potato and egg skillet in just under 30 minutes! If you prefer your eggs sunny-side up then leave the pan uncovered while it cooks. Enjoy this tasty breakfast skillet before work and your body and mind will thank you!
Got any other delicious breakfast recipes you love to have in the morning? Let us know in the comments below!
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