Going back to school is never easy for anyone. Kids hate going to school and moms hate waking up the kids and convincing them to go to school. And if we have to add “breakfast” to that, mornings just turn into a very unpleasant thing. Luckily, there are some easy and delicious breakfast recipes that will make even the grumpiest of kids wake up with a smile on his face.
Bacon, egg and cheese waffle sandwich
Breakfast sandwiches are great because they are delicious, every kid likes them and they can be enjoyed on the go when you are running late and you barely have time to tie your shoes. For this recipe, you need frozen waffles of any kind, bacon strips, eggs and you favorite kind of cheese, sliced. Whisk the eggs and pour them into a baking dish and cook in the oven. You can save time by cooking the bacon on a baking sheet at the same time. Use those 10-15 minutes to get the kids out of bed. Take eggs and bacon out of the oven, cut the eggs in even squares and put together your waffle sandwiches. Waffle, cheese, egg, bacon, cheese and waffle. Butter a griddle and cook your sandwiches until the cheese has melted and they are golden brown.
A delicious breakfast that is healthy, easy, quick and you can make the night before. Breakfast bananas have it all. You will need bananas, yogurt, granola and mini chocolate chips for the perfect touch of chocolatey flavor no kid will say no to. Peel the bananas, cut them in half and insert a popsicle stick in each half. Pour the granola in a shallow dish and throw in the mini chocolate chips. Mix well to ensure a consistent ratio of granola to chocolate. Now dip the banana pops in yogurt (or use a knife to spread it on) and then roll them in the granola and chocolate chips. Place on a baking sheet with some parchment paper and freeze. The next morning, take out the banana pops and enjoy with your kids. You can even make a big batch of these ahead of time and keep them in the freezer, so you have emergency healthy breakfast during the week.
Omelette and potato breakfast cups
Another breakfast recipe you can make in the oven while you wake up the kids. You will need tater tots, a muffin tray and your favorite ingredients to make omelettes. Preheat your oven to 400 degrees and place two or three tater tots on each cup of a greased muffin tray. Bake for ten minutes while you whisk together eight eggs and 1/4 cup of milk. Take the tots out and lower the temperature to 350 degrees. Sprinkle your favorite omelette toppings (sausage, onion, pepper, mushrooms, etc.) in each cup and fill them up with the egg mix. Add some shredded cheddar to each cup and stick the tray in the oven to bake for 20 minutes. Take them out and enjoy the, You can make them ahead of time and freeze them so you only need to microwave a couple of omelette cups every morning.