10 Make-Ahead Breakfast Ideas

Goodbye, cold cereal! Prep these filling recipes in advance and then simply dish up or reheat them as needed during busy weekday mornings.

Part of: Breakfast and Brunch Favorites

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Healthy Breakfast Bars

"I make these bars every Sunday for the week ahead! This recipe is fun to play with — I've experimented with cranberries and orange zest, chopped fresh apples, apricots and sunflower seeds!"

-ToothyFairy

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Low-Carb Breakfast Balls

"Perfect for breakfast in a hurry! I made up a batch of these with one pound regular sausage and one pound hot sausage, and they came out great! I threw the rest of them in the freezer and now pull out a few every morning for breakfast."

-Anji Girl

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Vegetable Quiche Cups

"Loved this quiche as a make-ahead, grab-and-go breakfast! I used thawed frozen chopped broccoli instead of the spinach and sauteed the peppers and onions before adding them to the mix."

-Lori in NC

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Sun-Dried Tomato & Basil Scones

"Yum, yum, yum! These are truly outstanding scones! They have a very delicate, crumbly texture and a fluffy interior. All the different ingredients work very well together to create a great flavor."

-Lalaloula

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Spicy Baked Omelet

"We really enjoyed this — the Ro*Tel adds a spicy twist! Baked omelets are such a fuss-free way to serve breakfast to a group."

-Ginny Sue

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Healthy Pumpkin Banana Muffins

It's hard to find a more family-friendly recipe than these awesome muffins — they're tasty, healthy and easy to freeze.

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Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit

"Say goodbye to those expensive and small store-bought breakfast sandwiches — these homemade ones are over-the-top! Make and freeze your sandwich ahead of time, then zap for a minute or two in the microwave when you're ready to enjoy."

-PaulaG

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Overnight Apple-Cinnamon Oatmeal

"A super-simple way to get a hearty breakfast on the table without any work! Make sure to use steel-cut oats — otherwise you'll end up with a pot of gummy paste."

-Mandy at Food.com

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Spinach Feta Frittata

"Absolutely sensational frittata! I added a bunch of chopped fresh spinach instead of frozen. This really is fabulous, and it's so quick and easy to make!"

-Leggy Peggy

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Overnight Blueberry Coffee Cake

"Great! I made this the night before for a Mother's Day breakfast, and it was a hit with the whole family. It was perfectly done after just 25 minutes in the oven!"

-RedVinoGirl

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