It’s official: Summer is coming to a close. And as the last of these glorious dog days dwindle away, it’s time to start thinking about getting back into a regular routine. With the school year upon us, time is, as they say, of the essence. Especially when it comes to piecing together a healthy but simple breakfast.
Don’t worry, we’ve got your back. These recipes are not only healthy and delicious, but also take practically no time to make, thanks to their simple ingredients. You’re welcome.
20 too-good-to-be-true three-ingredient breakfasts
Almond butter granola barsGranola bars can be packed with artificial ingredients. Kick yours up a notch with this flavourful recipe.
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Banana yogurt bitesThese yogurt bites are the perfect breakfast treat for busy kids on the go...and a good reason to go ahead and get yourself out of bed already.
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Cheddar-broccoli egg muffinsMake these simple muffins on Sunday and eat like a king all week long. Pair with toast for an extra boost of fibre.
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Fruity egg muffinsNot a fan of savoury muffins? Opt for these family-pleasing fruit ones instead.
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Three-ingredient pancakesThese Paleo-friendly pancakes substitute bananas for flour. Add chocolate chips or fresh fruit to up the ante.
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Baked spinach and eggs with fetaWho knew baking three simple ingredients could look so elegant? Bust this dish out when you've got someone to impress.
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Banana sushiA perfect breakfast (or afternoon treat), these bananas are covered in chocolate nut butter then sprinkled with fresh toppings before heading into the freezer. Make yours the night before for an even simpler morning.
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Green smoothieMask a full serving of spinach with the sweet taste of piña colada. You'll feel like you're on vacation with this nutrient-packed breakfast.
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Banana chia puddingMake this pudding before your morning shower (or even the night before), so that the chia seeds get nice and plump. Not a fan of coconut? Opt for vanilla almond milk and Greek yogurt instead.
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Soft-boiled eggs with tomato and avocadoThis surprising salsa-egg combo packs a flavourful punch on the old palate. Good morning, indeed.
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Peanut butter oat squaresWhen it's too hot for plain old oatmeal, but you don't feel like another peanut butter sandwich, these are the perfect on-the-go breakfast.
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Sweet potato-spinach breakfast hashGet your fill of healthy veggies plus a hit of protein, thanks to this one-two-three breakfast that's perfect on any morning.
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Three-ingredient wafflesOats, banana and egg - that's all you need to recreate this waffle. The rest is just fruity gravy.
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Strawberry-banana PopsiclesC'mon, Popsicles for breakfast? How could you not want to eat these? Just grab one and go.
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Eggs in avocadoCreamy avocados are made even richer with runny eggs and chives. Who needs toast when you've got these perfect parcels of perfection?
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Oatmeal cookiesCookies for breakfast is pretty much a no-brainer, right? Especially healthy ones with only three ingredients.
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Portobello cupsToast, shmoast. Meaty, filling mushrooms make a much more delicious vehicle for eggs.
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Three-ingredient banana muffinsWho doesn't love a muffin on the go, especially with a tea or coffee? Make your next batch even healthier with this flourless recipe.
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Peanut butter-honey cereal barsNow, you can have your cereal with an added boost of protein, courtesy of the nut butter binding these throwback squares together.
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Breakfast skilletThis deliciousness is what happens when you combine ground turkey, eggs and salsa. Warning: Your tongue may do the salsa after one taste of this dish.
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