10 Healthier Breakfasts You’ll Want To Wake Up With

Posted on Lifestyle 5

Nobody should have to start the day with deprivation.

1. French Toast with Berries

French Toast with Berries


Looks and tastes decadent, but the whole grain bread, cottage cheese, and fresh berries mean you’re doing more than just your taste buds a favor. (Pro-tip: Using freshly baked bread instead of the processed, packaged kind makes all the difference.) Recipe here.

2. Quinoa Hash Browns

Quinoa Hash Browns


Adding quinoa to your hash browns means you get a whole extra dose of protein. Not a bad way to start the day. Recipe here.

3. Better Bacon-Egg-And-Cheese Sandwich

Better Bacon-Egg-And-Cheese Sandwich


Tastes better AND feels better than what they’ll sell you at the deli. (Once again, fresh bread changes everything.) Recipe here.

4. Kale and Ricotta Breakfast Pizza

Kale and Ricotta Breakfast Pizza


Thin crust > thick crust
Hard-boiled eggs > fried-in-butter eggs
Ricotta > mozzarella, cheddar, or parmesan
Turkey bacon > Bacon bacon
Kale > no kale
Pizza > everything
Recipe here.

5. Skinny Banana Blueberry Muffins

Skinny Banana Blueberry Muffins


Nonfat yogurt, honey, and whole wheat flour make these blueberry muffins just as tasty as the regular version, but without all the over-processed, high-fat ingredients.Recipe here.

6. Huevos Rancheros

Huevos Rancheros


Don’t muck up your huevos with unnecessary chorizo, sour cream, or refried beans.Recipe here.

7. Vegan Braided Blueberry Danish

Vegan Braided Blueberry Danish


Making this one takes a serious level of commitment, BUT in the end, you’ll have a beautiful, homemade, vegan blueberry danish. Skip the glaze if you want to cut the sugar. Recipe here.

8. Open-Faced Egg and Tomato Sandwich

Open-Faced Egg and Tomato Sandwich


Satisfy your breakfast sandwich craving with a whole wheat English muffin, fresh tomatoes, eggs, and just the right amount of cheddar cheese. Recipe here.

9. Paleo Strawberry Doughnuts

Paleo Strawberry Doughnuts


A Paleo breakfast everyone can get behind. Recipe here.

10. Vegan Breakfast Burrito

Vegan Breakfast Burrito


Try subbing out regular eggs for a tofu scramble to get the flavor without the cholesterol. Add nutrition and bulk with sautéed spinach and peppers. Recipe here.

French Toast with Berries