20 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Thanksgiving

When it comes to Thanksgiving, nailing the perfect bird is stressful enough. Throw in a crew of brunch-loving houseguests and it's enough to make you cry Uncle. These make-ahead brunch dishes will satisfy every relative under your roof so you can get back to focusing on the biggest dinner of your year.

Overnight Praline Sticky Buns

The secret to making these ooey-gooey breakfast buns better than their competitors? Butterscotch pudding mix.

Overnight French Toast Casserole

"This is a fabulous make-ahead breakfast. It’s so easy and so tasty."


Sausage & Cheese Breakfast Casserole

"I served this to a bunch of guests for breakfast and they all thought it was the best casserole they’d ever had."


Danish Braid

"I'm not one to easily give a recipe 5-stars, but this really deserved them. I made a Danish pastry once before and I swore I'd never do it again, but this recipe changed my mind."


Mini Cinnamon Twists

"This recipe has everything I look for in a breakfast: They are fast, easy and delicious."


Breakfast Burritos for the Freezer

"This is a such a delicious and great breakfast idea. The wraps save me so much time but still taste so fresh."


Sinful Cinnamon Rolls

"These were so good. I put a thick maple glaze over them and I must say, they were the bomb."


Prize Winning Cheese Scones

"These scones were so flaky, cheesy and delicious. They tasted great the day after I baked them, even without reheating."


Chocolate Chip Cranberry Muffins

"I doubled my batch and boy was I glad that I did. They were so moist and the flavors blended wonderfully together."

-jln's mom

Apricot & Ginger Scones

"These scones were just wonderful. The ginger whipped cream was also perfect."


Ovenight Baked Oatmeal

"This was tasty, filling and so easy to prepare."


Cream Cheese Breakfast Buns

"What a beautifully tender and light little bun."


Mixed Berry French Toast Bake

"I loved this recipe. It was quite easy to put together and tasted great."

-pattikay in L.A.

Sausage & Pecan Morning Casserole

"I served this to a bunch of guests for a brunch and everyone raved about it. The combination of the ingredients was awesome."


Bacon & Cilantro Breakfast Muffins

"We really enjoyed these savory muffins. They reminded me a bit of cornbread, and they were the perfect addition to our holiday breakfast spread."

-Kathy :-(

Cinnamon Raisin Overnight Oats

"These overnight oats are full of flavor. Plus, since there’s no cooking required, they’re oh-so-easy to make."


Oatmeal Breakfast Cake

"This cake turned out moist and tasty. I can't wait to make it again, and again."


Pumpkin Crunch Mini Muffins

"These muffins were perfectly sweet and wonderfully moist."


Freezer French Toast Sticks

"I was very impressed with this recipe. They were perfectly crunchy on the outside, and soft and hot on the inside."


Crustless Breakfast Quiche Muffins

"These were so easy, tasty and the variations are endless."