Experts everywhere agree that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. However, the realities of day-to-day life can make a full, healthy breakfast each morning a little unrealistic. Thankfully, with a little planning, quick breakfasts with clean and healthy ingredients can take only a few minutes to make—or no time at all if prepared beforehand.
From parfaits to toasts to protein-packed burritos, these breakfasts range from hardy to light. The best part is, you can prepare them in almost no time! Here are eleven quick breakfasts for busy mornings.
Healthy, delicious, and versatile granola is invaluable on a busy morning. Sprinkle it as a topping over a parfait or quickly whip some up and enjoy as cereal.
Quick and light, this parfait is both breakfast and dessert material. Nuts add valuable protein to an early morning meal.
Other Parfait Recipes: Strawberry, Almond Butter, and Oatmeal Breakfast Parfait, Sweet and Savory Parfait.
Avocado makes a delicious breakfast spread, as it’s creamier than butter and healthier than cream cheese. Use on a whole wheat bread to maximize your clean eating on this quick meal.
An adult take on a children’s classic, this breakfast is a far healthier version of PB&J. A nutty peanut butter can add protein and an extra crunch.
There is nothing that evokes childhood memories quite like this warm breakfast treat. With a few simple ingredients, breakfast is served.