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31 Amazing Make Ahead Breakfasts

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31 of the best make ahead breakfasts to help you and your family get out the door on time. Pop some of these yummy meals in the freezer and make it simple for kids to make their own breakfast. Vegan, low-carb, Whole30, and keto options included.

24 photos of make ahead breakfasts in a collage

I officially declare the time for rough mornings is OVER. No more fighting and yelling at the kids to hurry up and eat their breakfast (just my house?) because these 31 make-ahead breakfast ideas will have everyone excited to chow down!

Many of these recipes are freezer-friendly which means you’re about to have a house full of people who can heat up their own food. Which makes you a freaking genius!


A bowl of instant pot yogurt with blackberry syrup and oats on top

Peanut Butter Brownie Overnight Oats
This healthy and easy breakfast in a jar is about to be your new favorite simple make-ahead meal. 
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Instant Pot Yogurt
Learn how easy it is to make delicious Instant Pot Yogurt. Real food, no fillers or additives - just simple creamy yogurt.
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Instant pot yogurt


A hand pouring syrup on a stack of whole wheat pancakes

The Fluffiest Whole Wheat Pancakes Recipe
An easy from-scratch recipe for the Fluffiest Whole Wheat Pancakes you've ever had. 
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A stack of whole wheat pancakes topped with fruit and a mug of coffee in the background

Fluffy Whole Wheat Apple Pie Pancakes
Delicious Apple Pie Pancakes made from 100% whole wheat flour. These cinnamon-flavored apple-packed pancakes are the perfect fall breakfast.
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apple pie pancakes
Baked Apple Cider Donuts
These healthy baked Apple Cider Donuts are the best homemade donuts you'll ever eat! Soft, fluffy, and sprinkled with cinnamon sugar, you will love these perfect bites.
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homemade baked apple cider donuts on a plate
Chocolate Zucchini Muffins
These Double-Chocolate Zucchini Muffins are the best muffins you'll ever try! Moist and easy to make, your kids will never even know they are healthy.
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three double-chocolate zucchini muffins and a glass of milk with a straw on a wooden board

Egg Dishes:

a skillet of scrambled eggs with a bowl of berries

Make-Ahead Scrambled Eggs {Scrambled Eggs For a Crowd}
The perfect simple breakfast recipe for busy mornings, Easy Make Ahead Scrambled Eggs are great for one or for a crowd.
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chocolate quinoa in a bowl with raspberries and coconut flakes

Nutella Breakfast Quinoa in the Instant Pot
Breakfast quinoa is about to improve your morning routine for the better. Nutella Breakfast Quinoa in the Instant Pot is a delicious way to start your day.
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breakfast quinoa

Stovetop Cinnamon Apple Recipe {Whole30, Paleo}
Simple and sweet, this Stovetop Cinnamon Apple Recipe is the perfect healthy comfort food. A bowl of cozy cinnamon apples are paleo, and Whole30.
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Sides and Add-ons:

Strawberry freezer jam in a small jar with a bowl of strawberries in the background

Whole30 Breakfast Sausage (Whole30, Paleo)
Whole30 Breakfast Sausage is so simple and delicious. You can't beat the flavor or quality of making breakfast sausage yourself. 
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Three sausage patties on a plate with strawberries and herbs in the background

How to Bake Bacon
Learn how to bake bacon in this easy tutorial. Stop standing over a hot stove dodging hot oil and covering your kitchen in grease.
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bacon in a mason jar
Whole30 Potatoes - Skillet Fried Potatoes {Whole30, GF, Veg}
One of the best side dishes ever, Whole30 Potatoes are sure to be a family favorite. Great for breakfast or as a side for meals, these Whole30 skillet potatoes are vegan and gluten-free.
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skillet fried potatoes in a cast iron skillet with rosemary and ketchup
Blackberry Syrup
Homemade Blackberry Syrup is an easy first project for canning. This healthy(ish) recipe is perfect for pancakes, ice cream, or drinks.
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blackberry syrup
Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe
This Strawberry Freezer Jam Recipe is so simple to make. Just three ingredients and 20 minutes to your own homemade strawberry jam.
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Strawberry jam in a small jar with a bowl of strawberries in the background

What is your favorite make-ahead breakfast to get yourself out the door quickly?

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2 comments on “31 Amazing Make Ahead Breakfasts”

  1. Fabulous post!!! So many great ideas! Thank you <3