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15 Breakfasts You Can Eat With One Hand When You're Running Late

Soak up those extra few minutes in bed.

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1. Blueberry Muffin

Skip your morning trip to the bakery and have one of these homemade blueberry muffins instead. Recipe here.
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Skip your morning trip to the bakery and have one of these homemade blueberry muffins instead. Recipe here.

2. Rainbow Bagel

Why order a regular bagel at the dining hall when you can make a legendary rainbow bagel the night before to eat on the way to class? Make it like this.
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Why order a regular bagel at the dining hall when you can make a legendary rainbow bagel the night before to eat on the way to class? Make it like this.

3. Toaster Waffle

OK, you can't serve it like this and eat it with one hand — instead make it into a waffle sandwich like this BEC.
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OK, you can't serve it like this and eat it with one hand — instead make it into a waffle sandwich like this BEC.

4. Green Smoothie

The perfect balance between healthy and sweet, smoothies can act as a breakfast, snack, or even dessert. Make a green smoothie that actually tastes good with this recipe.
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The perfect balance between healthy and sweet, smoothies can act as a breakfast, snack, or even dessert. Make a green smoothie that actually tastes good with this recipe.

5. PB&J Sandwich

Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches will always have your back. Find out how to take yours to the next level here, or just add bacon with this recipe.
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Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches will always have your back. Find out how to take yours to the next level here, or just add bacon with this recipe.

6. Cold Pizza

It’s a widely known fact that cold pizza is even better in the morning than it was the night before. Find out how to upgrade your leftover pizza here.
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It’s a widely known fact that cold pizza is even better in the morning than it was the night before. Find out how to upgrade your leftover pizza here.

7. Breakfast Burrito

If you have a few extra minutes to spare, whip up a quick breakfast burrito, the holy grail of hangover foods. Recipe here.
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If you have a few extra minutes to spare, whip up a quick breakfast burrito, the holy grail of hangover foods. Recipe here.

8. Homemade Pop-Tart

Pop-Tarts taste like cake (or heaven) in a portable breakfast form. Make your own the night before, and you have the perfect on-the-go breakfast the next morning. Recipe here.
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Pop-Tarts taste like cake (or heaven) in a portable breakfast form. Make your own the night before, and you have the perfect on-the-go breakfast the next morning. Recipe here.

9. Oatmeal Cookies

If it has the word “oatmeal” in it, it still qualifies as breakfast, right? And you won't believe these oatmeal raisin cookies are vegan and gluten-free.
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If it has the word “oatmeal” in it, it still qualifies as breakfast, right? And you won't believe these oatmeal raisin cookies are vegan and gluten-free.

10. Homemade Doughnuts

Make a batch of these homemade doughtnuts on the weekend, and you've got an entire week of one-handed breakfasts ahead of you. Make them like this.
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Make a batch of these homemade doughtnuts on the weekend, and you've got an entire week of one-handed breakfasts ahead of you. Make them like this.

11. English Muffin

Just pop 'em in the toaster while you tie your shoes, and you'll be off to class in no time. If you have 30 seconds to spare, add this homemade chia seed jam.
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Just pop 'em in the toaster while you tie your shoes, and you'll be off to class in no time. If you have 30 seconds to spare, add this homemade chia seed jam.

12. An Apple

An apple a day keeps the doctor (and your hangover) away. Apples are great at detoxifying your liver and have a high water content to replenish your system. Grab one on the go, or turn it into apple chips with this recipe.
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An apple a day keeps the doctor (and your hangover) away. Apples are great at detoxifying your liver and have a high water content to replenish your system. Grab one on the go, or turn it into apple chips with this recipe.

13. Coffee

Caffeine counts as breakfast. Find out how you should be brewing your coffee here.
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Caffeine counts as breakfast. Find out how you should be brewing your coffee here.

14. Croissant

Make your own Nutella-stuffed croissants with this recipe.
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Make your own Nutella-stuffed croissants with this recipe.

15. Snack Bar

A snack bar is the breakfast of someone who’s successfully keeping up the façade of having his or her life together. Make your own with this recipe, or see where your favorite brand ranks against other snack bars here.
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A snack bar is the breakfast of someone who’s successfully keeping up the façade of having his or her life together. Make your own with this recipe, or see where your favorite brand ranks against other snack bars here.

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