Ask any parent if mornings are calm in their house and you’ll likely get a belly laugh or a “yeah right!” in return. Just making sure everyone is dressed and out the door can be challenging, so it’s best to keep breakfast as simple as possible.
These easy recipes – many of which you can make the night before or a few days in advance –are perfect for school mornings or anytime when you and your little ones are on the go.
These breakfast oats can be made with a variety of ingredients, so get the kids involved in customizing their own servings the night before. >>Get the recipe
These smoothies can be made with frozen or fresh fruit. And, since they’re dairy-free, they can be prepped and frozen ahead of time! >>Get the recipe
You and your kids will get a healthy dose of potassium and fiber from these breakfast bites! Made with just three ingredients, they couldn’t be easier to make and enjoy all week long. >>Get the recipe
- Hard-boiled eggs: Make a big batch on Sunday night to eat throughout the week!
- Banana butter roll-ups: Smear a banana with nut butter or sunbutter and roll it in a whole wheat tortilla.
- Granola and fresh fruit: Enjoy these ingredients on their own or use as toppings for yogurt. Bananas, mandarin oranges and berries are all great fruit options.
- Frozen yogurt tubes: It doesn’t get any easier than this – just grab from the freezer and go!
Looking for more ways to keep mornings manageable? Here are four tips for a better morning routine.