Everyone knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. As an adult it can be hard to make yourself sit down and eat when you have so much to do. As parents we know how hungry our kids are the second they hop out of bed and how important breakfast is for their growing bodies. Easy breakfast recipes will help get your entire family off to a great start.
Breakfast is one of the easiest meals to cook. It is also one of the easiest meals to teach your children how to cook. Our family keeps backyard chickens so we always have an abundance of farm fresh eggs. My kids have been cracking eggs since they were two and could whip up a batch of scrambled eggs in kindergarten!
Now, cooking bacon and breakfast meats is one of the last things they learn how to cook because of all the grease. Yet there are many different types of breakfast recipes that you can teach them how to cook. These are also super fun to do together as a family and create some really sweet memories.
Fun and Easy Breakfast Recipes for Cooking With Kids:
Fun Animal Themed Breakfasts
My mother-in-law does this with the kids when they come over and they have the best memories with Grandma. I don’t think I can top some of the cute things she comes up with, but you may want to try. If you have a picky eater, these always go over very well.
More Easy Breakfast Ideas:
Easy Breakfast Recipes for the Freezer
Every homeschool family has one of those busy days where you feel like you never stop until bedtime. this can be a busy co-op day, or a field trip day, or a grocery shopping and doctor’s appointment day. Whatever it is, these breakfasts are great to pull out when you know you need a nutritious meal fast!
Since we love to turn all things into a learning experience, you may want to throw in some of these units with your cooking lessons.
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Sarah is a wife, daughter of the King and Mama to 4 children (one who is a homeschool graduate)! She is a an eclectic, Charlotte Mason style homeschooler that has been homeschooling for over 16 years now. She is still trying to find the balance between work and keeping a home and says she can only do it by the Grace of God, and Coffee!