Photo: Heather/Well Floured
Waking up on a chilly winter morning in your footie pajamas to come down the stairs to presents and a delicious breakfast is the best way to start your Christmas morning. The holiday is all about spending time with family (or friends!), embracing the cheer of the season, and making new memories. What better way to create fun family memories than over a delicious breakfast? To help kickstart your Christmas day off to a wonderful beginning, try making some of these delicious and cozy breakfast recipes!
Christmas Morning Punch
If needing another drink in the morning aside from coffee and hot chocolate, this fruit bursting punch recipe from Jen of Jen’s Favorite Cookies is the perfect sip! Packed with orange juice, cranberry juice, pineapple juice, and ginger ale, this sweet drink is kid friendly and goes great with any breakfast dish. Mix it up the night before and enjoy!
Overnight Cinnamon Roll French Toast Bake
Having a easy recipe to pop right into the oven in the morning is the perfect thing to make when sleep is still upon your eyes. Kristyn of Lil Luna shares her decadent recipe for a french toast bake made with cinnamon rolls. The best part is that you can prepare it all the night before! Filled with warm spices, this dish is the perfect thing to cozy up to in the morning with your family.
Christmas Morning Casserole
If your family likes breakfast on the savory side, then this casserole from Heather of Sugardish Me is just the thing to make! Filled with biscuit dough, cheddar cheese, onion, and bacon, this casserole has all the good stuff the morning is made of. Comforting and warm, this recipe is easy to put together and bakes up fast to feed those hungry tummies!
Embrace the holiday flavors with these gingerbread waffles from Maya of Alaska from Scratch. Crispy, spicy, and a little bit sweet, these delicious waffles are a great idea to make with the whole family. Enjoy them with a little butter or maple syrup to start your day off with some holiday cheer.
If you have leftover eggnog from your holiday meal, why not re-purpose it into a delicious and holiday inspired breakfast dish? Jaclyn from Cooking Classy shares her easy recipe for eggnog pancakes. For an extra holiday spin, use a holiday shaped cookie cutter to make fun shaped pancakes!
Bacon and Egg Puff Pastry Breakfast Tart
For a one (sheet) pan meal, this delicious and savory tart from Heather of Well Floured is just the thing to bake up! Easy to make with a pre-made puff pastry dough, just add mascarpone, bacon, and eggs for a decadent and savory bite!
Holiday Donut Fun
If you have some spare time on your hands, check out this adorable recipe to cozy up to from Christi of Love from the Oven. Using homemade mini-donuts, Christi dips these into chocolate and finished them off with cute decorations. Prepare a spread of sweet treats shaped like snowmen or reindeer to enjoy on your Christmas morning!