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21 Back-To-School Breakfast Recipes That Kids Will Love

These are definitely worth waking up for.

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1. Bacon, Egg & Cheese Waffle Breakfast Sandwich

Both the bacon and eggs bake in the oven — so that you can tend to OTHER things (see: kids who won't get out of bed) while everything cooks. Pre-made waffles make things even easier. Get the instructions.

2. Breakfast Bananas

Prep these the night before then ~deploy as needed~. Get the recipe.

3. Easy Breakfast Rollups

4. Blueberry Muffin In A Cup

Cooking time? 90 seconds. Get the recipe.

5. Monster Green Smoothie

With pineapple, mango, banana, and spinach. Get the instructions.

6. Two-Step Breakfast Cookies

Oatmeal + banana + 10 minutes in the oven. Get the recipe.

7. Make-Ahead Breakfast Sandwiches

Make a big freezer-friendly batch on Sunday — then just reheat and eat throughout the week. Get the recipe.

8. Almond Butter & Banana Open-Faced Sandwich

Peanut butter definitely works, too. Get the recipe.

9. Gluten-Free Banana Bread

10. No-Bake Breakfast Balls

With granola, peanut butter, nuts, and dried fruit. These also double as great after-school snacks. Get the recipe.

11. Easiest Egg & Cheese Omelet

There's no shame in the microwave game — especially when you're just trying to get everyone out the door. Get the recipe.

12. French Toast Casserole

This is more of a weekend breakfast since it has to bake for an hour. But worth adding to your roster because the leftovers are even better and will last you into the week. Get the recipe.

13. Honey, Yogurt & Cereal Parfait

Pssst. The easiest way to get your kids to eat quinoa without them knowing it? Sneak it into this parfait. Get the recipe.

14. DIY Freezer Oatmeal Cups

15. Nutella & Banana Sushi

16. Potato & Omelet Breakfast Bites

Portable, packable breakfasts FTW. Get the recipe.

17. Microwave Mug Omelet

Three cheers for not having to turn on the stove in the A.M. Get the recipe.

19. Berry, Almond & Quinoa Salad

Super picky eaters? Ditch the quinoa and serve this with cereal, toast, or something savory instead. Get the recipe.

20. Apple Sandwiches

Listen: If you've got time in the morning to core your apples with a heart-shaped cutter, I salute you. (If you don't, slice and dice!) Get the recipe.

21. No-Bake Cheerio Bars

This version gets its ~CoLoR~ by adding chocolate-covered sunflower seeds — but you can sub in any dried fruits, nuts, or seeds you have handy. Get the recipe.

Happy breakfasting!