13 Breakfast Recipes To Make For Dinner

We’ve all been there. We get home from work only to realize we don’t have much to make for dinner. But that’s where breakfast comes in to save the day. Having breakfast for dinner is a tried and true tradition that we should all practice at least once a week. Here are thirteen recipes to help you get started.

1. Breakfast Quesadillas

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Breakfast quesadillas are a simple dish made with a flour tortilla and various breakfast ingredients for a filling. It can be meal-prepped or easily taken along with you in the car in the mornings.

2. Avocado Toast With Egg

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Avocado is a delicious, popular fruit that can also function as a tasty addition to breakfast with eggs in the morning.

3. Frittatas

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Frittatas are wonderful for breakfast but often even better for dinner. Add a side of veggies, and you have a very filling and satisfying, low-carb meal.

4. French Toast Sticks

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While these are usually served to kids, French Toast Sticks are great for everyone, especially at dinner. It’s finger food at its finest.

5. Cinnamon Swirl Pancakes

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Cinnamon Swirl Pancakes are easy to make for the entire family because they are made as one big pancake on a sheet pan that you slice up for everyone.

6. Pancake Sandwiches

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Pancake Sandwiches are always a great option. You can build your sandwich sweet or savory, so everyone will be happy. Set them out buffet style so everyone can make their own.

7. Pumpkin Spice French Toast Casserole

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Get into the mood or Fall with this Pumpkin Spice French Toast Casserole for dinner. It’s satisfying, delicious, and totally gives you that Fall feeling.

8. Maple Cinnamon Granola

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They say if you wait long enough to make dinner, everyone will just eat cereal. But what if you make the cereal first? This Maple Cinnamon Granola is a deliciously simple option.

9. Spaghetti Eggs

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If you’ve ever put ketchup on scrambled eggs, these Spaghetti Eggs take that to a whole new and delicious level.

10. Waffle Iron Omelets

Waffle Iron Omelets topped with cheese and tomatoes.
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Waffle Iron Omelets are easy to make on a waffle iron. Everyone can easily top their own omelet with their favorite toppings, so everyone will be happy at the dinner table.

11. Ground Turkey Breakfast Scramble

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If you want something a little meatier, this Ground Turkey Breakfast Scramble is a great option. Serve it with any side dish you like, or just eat it on its own.

12. Garlic Mushroom And Spinach Frittata

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Frittatas are a great option for dinner. This Garlic Mushroom And Spinach Frittata gives you some healthy veg and protein while filling you up easily.

13. Brownie Waffles

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If you really want to have a sweet dinner, Brownie Waffles are what you want. It really is like eating a brownie, at least as far as flavor is concerned. They are totally delicious.

Love Coffee For Breakfast But Not All The Sugar?

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If you need alternatives for putting processed sugar in your coffee, here are some ideas for making your morning cup of Joe a little healthier.

Do You Love Smoothies For Breakfast?

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Smoothies are great for helping you get more servings of fruits and veggies into your diet. But there are ways to amplify their benefits even further.

Struggling With Trying To Eat Healthier? This Can Help

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We all have good intentions when it comes to eating healthier. But actually doing it can be a hurdle many struggle with. These tips can help get you over the hump and on your way to eating and feeling better.

This originally appeared on The Gracious Pantry.

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