We all wished we had more time in the morning to have a nice relaxing, nutritious and filling breakfast but unfortunately, that's just not the reality for most of us. Most days, we're lucky to have enough time to throw a piece of toast in the toaster or even grab a cereal bar. But, as you know, breakfast is a really important meal and one that shouldn't be skipped.
There's a way you can have it all, it just takes a little planning.
Make-ahead breakfasts allow you to make meals the night before, or store in the fridge or freezer for when you're ready for your next tasty breakfast. You'll be able to get ready quickly in the morning and still have a full belly when you leave the house.
Make your mornings a breeze with these 20 make-ahead breakfast recipe perfect for busy mornings. These recipes will make you want to get out of bed.
Cheesy Tater Tot Breakfast Bake
This Cheesy Tater Tot Breakfast Bake is simply irresistible! It’s easy, make-ahead, and tastes scrumptious the next morning! Satisfying and delish…a must try.
Via Chew Out Loud
Baked French Toast Sticks
They are easy to make, no-fork-required, perfectly dunkable sticks of soft, buttery, perfectly cinnamony french toast bliss! Breakfast just got a whole lot more exciting!
Via Classy Cooking
Easy Overnight Oats
Soak your oats overnight for the quickest breakfast all week long! You can double or triple the recipe. Seriously. It’s just so easy!
Via Damn Delicious
Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Casserole
Hash browns, ham, parmesan cheese, cheddar cheese, cream of potato soup, and sour cream. YUM! This Ham and Cheese Hash Brown Casserole can be made ahead of time and refrigerated or frozen for later. This is great for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Via Plain Chicken
Baked Denver Omelet
A delicious low carb meal your whole family will love! Not to mention it’s a very versatile recipe, if you don’t like those veggies listed choose some you do and if you’d like swap out that ham for bacon or sausage or omit it for a (lacto-ovo) vegetarian omelet.
Via Classy Cooking
Morning Glory Muffins
Make your morning glorious with a batch of these hearty, whole grain muffins!
Via Baker By Nature
This Make-Ahead Breakfast Enchiladas recipe is a super easy and delicious casserole that can be made the night before and baked the next day!
Via Belly Full
Blackberry Biscuit Bread
A sinfully sweet, soft, and creamy recipe! Serve it with whipped cream as a breakfast casserole or serve it with vanilla ice cream for dessert. Turn it into an easy make ahead recipe or eat it right away. Yum!
Veggie Loaded Breakfast Casserole
A super simple veggie loaded breakfast casserole that’s easily customizable! I loaded mine with shredded potato hash browns, tons of fresh veggies, and a big dash of hot sauce! You can add crumbled sausage, shredded chicken, or anything else you, please!
Via Little Spice Jar
Peach Cinnamon Wife Saver
Save time in the morning with this easy Wife Saver Breakfast recipe! Croissants are topped with a sweet egg layer, peach slices, cinnamon and maple syrup.
Via Simply Stacie
Fruit & Yogurt Breakfast Parfaits
Make-Ahead Fruit & Yogurt Breakfast Parfaits are easy to assemble and make-ahead, so they’re ideal for a grab-and-go healthy breakfast.
Via Iowa Girl Eats
Overnight Eggs Benedict Casserole
It’s brimming with salty Canadian bacon, loaded with eggs and it all begins with hearty English muffins and it’s finished off with a rich and creamy, brightly flavored hollandaise sauce. It’s the perfect indulgent breakfast to feed your whole family and you’ll love that you do most of the prep the night before.
Via Cooking Classy
Vanilla Overnight Oat Breakfast Bowl with Fruit
Super healthy and easy to make, it's the perfect breakfast to have ready and waiting for the family when you don’t want to think about breakfast in the morning. It's also a great grab-n-go breakfast jar.
Overnight Cinnamon Apple Baked French Toast Casserole
This Overnight Cinnamon Apple Baked French Toast Casserole is perfect for the holidays and would be great for any time you want a fun breakfast without a ton of work or prep!
So cute and tasty and super easy to eat on your way to school or work.
Via Oh Sweet Day
Blueberry French Toast Casserole
There’s not one word more perfect than “unbelievable” to describe this overnight blueberry french toast casserole. Perfect make-ahead recipe for busy mornings!
Hot Ham & Swiss Croissants
These Hot Ham & Swiss Croissants are full of flavor, melty and satisfying. You can whip up a big batch of them and stash them in the fridge until dinner or lunch the next day or whenever anyone is hungry!
Bacon and Egg Breakfast Muffins
Bacon and eggs…in a muffin! These are great for “grab and go”. This makes 4 large muffins (Texas muffin tin size).
Via Recipe Tin Eats
Granola Crunch Apple-Peanut Butter Sandwich Wraps
These crunchy Peanut Butter Sandwich Wraps come together in just moments and are completely adaptable – no need to measure exact amounts! Perfect for on-the-go meals and make-ahead lunches, they’re full of nutrient-rich fruits, whole grains and lots of protein.
Healthy Breakfast Muffins
If you follow the Weight Watchers program, each of these Egg Muffin has a Weight Watchers Points Plus Value of 3! Staying on plan is so much easier when you prepare ahead of time.
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