Quick Breakfast Ideas

Tempted to skip breakfast during busy mornings? We have the solution! 

When life gets busy, instead of skipping breakfast or opting for a less-nourishing convenience food, try one of these quick ideas:

Keep it Simple

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day – but doesn't have to be complicated. Enjoy a fast and filling breakfast using basic ingredients you may already have on hand:

  • Frozen waffle with peanut butter and raisins
  • Apple and cheese
  • Mashed avocado on toast with bacon and tomato
  • High fiber cereal with greek yogurt
  • Crusty bread with ricotta and fresh fruit

Sip a Smoothie

Smoothies are a great option for busy mornings because you can take them to go. It’s also easy to pack in nutrients when you use NESTLÉ® CARNATION® BREAKFAST ESSENTIALS™ or NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk as a base. When you want variety, just change up the flavors and add-ins. For the busiest mornings, keep a stash of NESTLÉ® CARNATION® BREAKFAST ESSENTIALS™
Ready-to-Drink smoothies in the fridge. Here are a few of our favorite easy recipes:

Fix it Fast

Looking for something different and delicious in the morning? Take a break from ordinary breakfasts with one of these morning masterpieces, ready in less than 20 minutes. They’re easy to prepare but taste like you slaved over them in the kitchen. They also make great weekend options:

Make it in Advance

Too busy to make breakfast in the morning? Then why not make it ahead of time? These recipes are easy to make once and enjoy for multiple mornings. Just reheat and serve for a delicious breakfast without the morning rush.

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