Healthy Breakfast Recipes

7 Quick and Easy Breakfast Recipes to Get Them Off to a Healthy Start

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Sending the kids off to school with these healthy breakfast recipes will guarantee they're alert and functioning at their best. From mini frittatas to yogurt parfaits, these quick and easy breakfast recipes are sure to please even the pickiest eaters.

  • 01 of 07
    pumpkin pancakes
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    These pumpkin pancakes make the whole house smell delicious. Light and fluffy, these pancakes can even be made in advance and reheated in the microwave (though they taste better when eaten right away).


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    Mini Frittatas
    Mini Frittatas. Stephanie Gallagher

    These bite-sized frittatas are the perfect grab-and-go breakfast for kids on the run. You'll want to make these frittatas in advance, then refrigerate. Kids can eat these mini frittatas cold or you can heat briefly in the microwave.


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    Eggs in a Basket Recipe
    Eggs in a Basket Recipe. Stephanie Gallagher

    This is one of those healthy breakfast recipes that kids just love. And with only three ingredients, it's really quite simple. To boost the health value of this recipe, use omega-3 enriched eggs.

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    Pumpkin Cream Cheese Muffins
    Leah Maroney

    You think you're eating dessert when you bite in these muffins! The kids will never know this is one of those healthy breakfast recipes that's good for them!

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  • 05 of 07
    Strawberry Smoothie
    Strawberry Smoothie. James Baigrie/Getty Images

    These fruit smoothies are made with antioxidant-rich strawberries and unsweetened pineapple chunks. Vanilla soy milk and yogurt add protein to this fast and healthy breakfast recipe.


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    Breakfast Cookies recipe
    Breakfast Cookies. Stephanie Gallagher

    These breakfast cookies are tasty and hearty enough to serve as a meal. And they're healthy, too.


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    Zucchini bread
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    A hint of orange juice gives this zucchini bread recipe a wonderful, citrusy flavor. Serve it topped with cream cheese for a tasty and satisfying breakfast anytime.