Kids' Breakfast Recipes

Need kid-favorite waffles, pancakes, smoothies and granola? Here are 30 hand-picked breakfast recipes your kids will gladly eat up.

Community Picks

Chocolate Coconut Overnight Oats

Rating: 4.5 stars 22
A yummy breakfast that is healthy but doesn't leave you feeling deprived, this no-cook oatmeal will be creamy by the morning time and makes breakfast prep time non-existent. Put all ingredients in a 12-ounce mason jar and vigorously shake to make preparation a breeze!

Bircher Muesli (Swiss Oatmeal)

Rating: 4.5 stars 45
This is a great breakfast that you can grab fast in the morning. It goes great with a hot cup of coffee. It also keeps very well so you can make some on Sunday night and enjoy it all week!

Homemade Biscuit Mix

Rating: 4.5 stars 131
Add a few simple ingredients, bake, and voila! You'll have hot, tasty homemade biscuits fast!

Carrot Cake Oatmeal

Rating: 4.5 stars 150
Full of fiber and delicious flavor. A great way to start the day, or a hearty dessert!
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Western Omelet

Rating: 5 stars 1
This is the ultimate Western omelet! You can even put red bell peppers and sausage in it, if you like.

Healthy Banana Chocolate Chip Oat Muffins

Rating: 4.5 stars 206
Moist muffins with just the right combination of banana and chocolate chips. A healthy alternative to most banana chocolate chip muffins, this one uses oats and substitutes apple sauce instead of cooking oil!

Instant Pot® Apple Pie Steel Cut Oats

Rating: 4.5 stars 22
Oatmeal made in the Instant Pot® with apples, apple pie spices, and steel-cut oats. Serve with your favorite toppings - we added pecans, a little almond milk, and a drizzle of maple syrup.

Carrot, Apple, and Zucchini Muffins

Rating: 4.5 stars 38
I'm learning to eat a more healthy diet. I couldn't find a recipe for all the ingredients that I wanted in my muffins, so I made up my own. They're yummy and they have so many healthy ingredients! This recipe makes 24 muffins or 12 mini-loaves.

Bisquick® Blueberry Muffins

Rating: 4 stars 17
For breakfast or snacking, nothing beats homemade blueberry muffins.

Light Fruit and Nut Granola

Rating: 4.5 stars 27
A delicious granola without the fat can be made with spelt, flax seeds, and pecans!

Purple Power Punch Smoothie (My Kids' Fave)

Rating: 4.5 stars 5
This is my go-to smoothie of choice. My kids (all 4) absolutely love it for the flavor as well as the purple color. It's fun, easy, and the kids can even help out! Feel free to add or subtract any of the fruit, honey, or sugar to your taste preference.

Easy Vegan Banana Pancakes

Rating: 2.5 stars 6
There's no better way to start the day than with these delicious vegan banana pancakes for two, served with maple syrup and fresh berries.

Inspiration and Ideas

Crunchy Granola Breakfast Cereal
Rating: Unrated 3
I'm a huge fan of crunchy granola breakfast cereals, but wanted to make my own so I could change it up now and again. Makes a great addition to yogurt or topping for ice cream.
Apple Breakfast (Easy Slow Cooker Oatmeal)
Rating: Unrated 14
Hot spiced oatmeal with apples slow-cooked overnight is easy! Mix before bed and enjoy a richly spiced hearty breakfast that really sticks with you. The apples make it special. The oats make it healthy. Serve with butter, milk, or half-and-half. Our whole family loves this breakfast treat! The kids don't even realize they are eating mostly oatmeal!
Apple Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa
Rating: 3.5 stars 15

A super healthy breakfast packed full of protein with the delicious flavor of apples and cinnamon. Enjoy!