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    The 30 BEST Healthy Breakfast Ideas

    If you’re looking for some nutritious and delicious ways to start your day, you’ve come to the right place!

    All of these easy Healthy Breakfast Ideas are loaded with nutrients, and taste absolutely delicious.

    You’ll find a huge variety here, from eggs to oatmeal, smoothies to muffins, and so much more!

    Cook your way through all of these great healthy breakfast ideas. You’re mornings have never been better!

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    Healthy Breakfast Ideas:

    1. Pesto Eggs

    Pesto Eggs is a simple, but incredibly tasty, breakfast that whips up in no time, if you already have some pesto handy.

    Give this novel, healthy breakfast a try, maybe you’ll love it as much as we do!

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    2. Egg Bhurji (Indian Scrambled Eggs)

    Egg Bhurji is India’s take on scrambled eggs, only better! Because this version is spicy, garlicky, and all jazzed up with Indian herbs and spices.

    It’s one of our go-to healthy breakfast ideas.

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    3. Mushroom, Spinach and Egg Breakfast Skillet

    If your breakfast table needs sprucing up, try this fresh and exciting breakfast skillet. It’s tasty, packed with nutrients, and it’s even keto friendly.

    This is your sunny side up with a twist! 

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    4. Mediterranean Omelette

    Add some Mediterranean flair to your breakfast rotation with this easy and tasty Mediterranean Omelette!

    Beautiful in its simplicity and fresh flavors, this is a breakfast you’ll keep coming back to.

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    5. Shakshuka

    Shakshuka – So much more than your regular eggs! With so much flavor from the herbs and spices, this Middle Eastern classic will become your favorite in no time.

    Keep that crusty bread ready to scoop out this deliciousness.

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    6. Menemen (Turkish Scrambled Eggs with Tomatoes)

    Menemen is your new scrambled eggs!! Hearty, vibrant, delicious eggs smothered beautifully in a simple yet lip smacking tomato + onion mixture with a few subtle seasonings. 

    Menemen coming to the table in a special pan called a ‘sahan’, accompanied by fresh, crusty bread is a pretty common sight anywhere in Turkey for a hearty breakfast, quick lunch or comforting dinner.

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    7. Scrambled Eggs on English Muffins

    Just a little bit more ingredients and efforts can take your basic scrambled eggs from regular to stunning and delicious. Serve them on English muffins topped with goat cheese and arugula…

    Simply fabulous!

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    8. Strawberry Banana Smoothie

    Here’s one of the easiest morning drinks you can make. With 3 ingredients and a blender, you can make this at home in just 5 minutes.

    The strawberry and banana is a classic favorite flavor combination. Kids and adults alike will love this delicious smoothie recipe!

    Get the Recipe @ buildyourbite

    9. Blueberry Oatmeal Muffins

    There is nothing like blueberry muffins, but these Blueberry Oatmeal muffins are simply divine!

    This recipe is fantastic and completely satisfying. It’s warm and buttery, made with oats and blueberries and sweetened with honey, which makes super delicious and healthy muffins.

    Perfect for a weekend breakfast which everyone will enjoy.

    Get the Recipe @ sallysbakingaddiction

    10. Smoothie Bowl

    Check out this super healthy smoothie bowl. It’s loaded with frozen strawberries and bananas, and lots of different fresh toppings.

    This Smoothie Bowl makes a perfectly healthy breakfast or dessert. You can easily customize this bowl according to your choice.

    Get the Recipe @ themodernproper

    11. Pina Colada Protein Shake

    Are you a pina colada fan? Then try this Pina Colada Protein Shake recipe, which is incredibly easy to make!

    It takes only 3 ingredients to make this refreshing summer shake. This is a tropical delight.

    Get the Recipe @ ohsweetbasil

    12. Oatmeal Pancakes

    These oatmeal pancakes are delicious, whole grain, and gluten-free! They are made entirely with blended oats, no flour whatsoever!

    They use Greek yogurt to keep the moisture and lightness, and have bits of oatmeal throughout.

    Get the Recipe @ wellplated

    13. Frittata

    Frittatas can be an any time of the day meal. They are not only great for breakfast and brunch, but can end up as a very hearty and fulfilling dinner.

    This one turns out very flavorful, moist and loaded with veggies. Yummm…

    Get the Recipe @ thekitchn

    14. Healthy Protein Smoothie

    If you want a little extra protein in your smoothie, this post is for you! It has two protein loaded recipes, one for a blueberry banana smoothie and a pina colada smoothie.

    They’re both so good!

    Get the Recipe @ cookingclassy

    15. Triple Berry Overnight Oats

    All berry lovers, this Triple Berry Overnight Oats recipe is just for you.

    It’s packed with healthy and delicious ingredients, and takes absolutely no time to make. You will simply love this magical Triple Berry Overnight Oats jar.

    It’s one of the easiest healthy breakfast ideas ever!

    Get the Recipe @ jaroflemons

    16. Homemade Granola

    Granola is a great make ahead breakfast option. It’s full of nutritious ingredients, and is great for simple munching or with milk.

    Plus, it lasts up to a month when stored in an airtight container!

    Get the Recipe @ gimmesomeoven

    17. Carrot Cake Muffins

    These healthy Carrot Cake muffins are made with less sugar than your average and are more tender than any muffin you’ve ever had before!

    These are also loaded with tons of shredded carrots, coconut, and plump raisins. So easy, healthy, and delicious!

    Get the Recipe @ littlespicejar

    18. Skinny Vanilla Protein Milkshake

    Vanilla Milkshake is classic, but this Skinny Vanilla Protein Milkshake is super healthy, too. This amazing recipe for a milkshake is thick, creamy, nutrition-packed, and tastes just delicious.

    It’s super easy to make and perfect for a hearty breakfast, or any time of the day treat…

    Get the Recipe @ thechunkychef

    19. Sheet Pan Egg-in-a-Hole

    Turn regular breakfast items into a fun and impressive breakfast with this Sheet Pan Egg in a Hole recipe.

    Using Eggs, bacon, and toast, this breakfast is a hands off way to make an enjoyable family breakfast! Time to wow your friends and family with this unique breakfast idea.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    20. Coconut Banana Oats Smoothie Bowl

    Make this super healthy and refreshing Coconut Banana Oats Smoothie Bowl recipe for breakfast, snack, or a light dinner.

    This ideal bowl is made with coconut milk, banana, and oats, then topped with tasty crunchy black sesame quinoa cereal. So good!

    Get the Recipe @a halfbakedharvest

    21. Savory Oatmeal Bowls 

    Add some Mediterranean flair to your breakfast, and make it incredibly delicious. This Savory Oatmeal Bowl is just that.

    It is loaded with eggs, veggies, and cheese with super flavorful za’atar, that makes this bowl super nutrient-rich and satisfying. You all will love this Savory Oatmeal Bowl for sure.

    Get the Recipe @ themediterraneandish

    22. Breakfast Egg Muffins 3 Ways

    Breakfast egg muffins 3 ways are low carb, filling and perfect for meal prep. Spinach, tomato & mozzarella… bacon and cheddar… and garlic, mushroom & peppers.

    Make these mini frittata look-a-likes ahead of time and keep them refrigerated for that grab & go quick breaky.

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    23. Huevos Rancheros

    A traditional Mexican breakfast dish made with fried corn tortillas, fried egg, ranchera salsa, beans, avocado, cheese, and salsa.

    Huevos Ranchero is quick and easy to whip up as you go on layering the ingredients. This one is MUST if you like Mexican flavors.

    Get the Recipe @ modernhoney

    24. Oatmeal Banana Bread

    Searching for a healthy banana bread recipe? End your search here and make this Oatmeal Banana Bread!

    This super easy recipe is just too good. It’s moist, filling, and delicious with cinnamon and banana flavors.

    You can make this flavorful oatmeal bread for busy mornings, or as a mid-day snack that everyone will enjoy it.

    Get the Recipe @ wellplated

    25. Green Smoothie Bowl

    Try this ultimate Green Smoothie Bowl recipe, which is absolutely healthy and energizing! It is packed full of tropical flavor.

    This refreshing smoothie bowl is great for breakfast that gets ready in just 5 minutes, and only requires 4 ingredients!

    Get the Recipe @ sallysbakingaddiction

    26. Oatmeal Energy Balls 

    We just love these Oatmeal Energy Balls. Make these kids-friendly Oatmeal Energy Balls at home, and make everyone happy.

    This recipe is so easy to make using only 4 pantry staple ingredients. These healthy small balls will help you satisfy your sweet cravings without feeling guilty.

    Perfect for a quick grab and go healthy breakfast.

    Get the Recipe @ togetherasfamily

    27. Keto Waffles

    These keto waffles with just 2 net carbs each will get you hooked in no time. Once you make them, you will want to make this delicious breakfast all year round.

    They are crispy golden goodness. Serve with your favorite toppings.

    Get the Recipe @ gimmedelicious

    28. Romesco Breakfast Bagel Sandwich

    Try this Romesco Breakfast Bagel Sandwich recipe, it will surely become your family’s favorite.

    This bagel sandwich consists of delicious and healthy ingredients that taste absolutely delicious together. You are going to relish this divine sandwich often.

    Get the Recipe @ forkinthekitchen

    29. Peach Mango Protein Smoothie

    Make your summer mornings more refreshing and healthy with this Peach Mango Protein Smoothie recipe!

    It’s packed with fresh peaches and mangos, along with other flavorful ingredients. This smoothie is a must during fresh fruit season.

    Get the Recipe @ therealisticdietitian

    30. Loaded Breakfast Taco Bowls

    Now that looks super tasty, like something you can look forward to every single day. This breakfast taco bowl is loaded with perfectly scrambled eggs, tomatoes, avocado, and pico de gallo.

    So scrumptious!

    Get the Recipe @ paleorunningmomma

    So many great healthy breakfast ideas to try, where to start?

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    30 BEST Healthy Breakfast Ideas

    All of these easy Healthy Breakfast Ideas will help you start your day in a nutritious and delicious way! We love this easy skillet:


    • 4 eggs
    • 8 oz mushrooms
    • 4 cups fresh spinach
    • 2 cloves garlic
    • 1/2 tsp dried thyme
    • 1/2 tsp red chili flakes
    • 1 Tbsp olive oil
    • 1.5 Tbsp butter, divided
    • Salt and pepper to taste


    1. Heat olive oil and 1 Tbsp butter in 8" skillet over medium high heat.
    2. Slice mushrooms and add to skillet. Cook 3-4 minutes then add chopped garlic, thyme, and red chili flakes, along with salt and pepper to taste. Cook until soft and all juices from mushrooms have evaporated.
    3. Add spinach, 1 cup at a time. As it wilts, add more until all is in the skillet and wilted.
    4. Using a spoon, make four depressions in the mushroom spinach mix. Divide remaining butter into each well. Crack one egg into each well. Reduce heat to medium low, cover and cook until eggs are done to your preferred consistency.
    5. Serve with nice bread!

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