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The 8 Best Breakfasts to Make for Back-to-School

From dishes you can make ahead to fast meals you can make in a flash, these are our favorite healthful, fast and delicious breakfasts for busy mornings.

Get the recipe: Sunrise Breakfast Smoothie

Breakfast is often called the most important meal, but it’s also when you have the least time — especially when school is in session. So consider this your cheat sheet for fast, nutritious and tasty morning meals.

Make-Ahead Recipes

Enjoying a delicious better-for-you breakfast on a weekday is easier when you plan ahead. Here are a few palate- and schedule-pleasing favorites. 

Egg White Omlette Bites

Egg White Omelet Bites

These high-protein treats are ideal for on-the-go breakfasts. You can assemble them in the muffin pan the night before and refrigerate, then bake in the morning.

Fruit and Hemp Museli

Fruit and Hemp Seed Muesli

Serve cold or warm. Either way it’s loaded with satisfying textures and flavors.

easy granola bites

Easy Granola Bites

Made with cranberry, oat and almond, these granola bites are just the thing for mornings when you need an energy boost fast. Make a batch Sunday for the week ahead.

Fast and Easy Recipes

You can rise and shine without much effort thanks to these recipes.

sunrise breakfast smoothie

Sunrise Breakfast Smoothie

Imagine starting the day with a smoothie packed with fruit, veggies, yogurt and whole grains.

three ingredient banana pancakes

Three-Ingredient Banana Pancakes

It’s breakfast in 3, 2, 1! Mashed banana + eggs + cinnamon = tender, rich grain-free pancakes.

mini sausage breakfast sandwiches

Mini Sausage Breakfast Sandwiches

The kids can help assemble these mini sandwiches made with chicken sausage, organic whole wheat pancakes and fruit spread.

breakfast pita pocket

A Better Breakfast Pita Pocket

Start your morning with vegetables — it’s simple and delicious!

open face apple tahini sandwiches

Open-Face Apple Tahini Sandwich

Topped with apples, nut butter, tahini and a touch of cinnamon and honey, this toast will be requested by kids of all ages around your table.

Check out our back-to-school breakfast recipe collection for more inspiration.

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