Did you include eating a healthy breakfast every morning among your New Year's resolutions this year? Maybe you should! There's no doubt about it: the holiday season is a time of some seriously indulgent eating. Whether you downed a ton of eggnog-flavored dishes or maybe ate a few too many Christmas cookies, the New Year is the perfect time to recharge and reset by adopting healthier eating habits — even if your resolutions don't include losing weight. So what easier way to get healthy than to start eating nourishing morning meals?
No matter how busy or relaxed you are in the mornings, these 10 breakfast ideas are sure to please all tastes — and start your day off on the right foot. From reimagined Eggs Benedict to sweet fruit smoothies, try them out for the best New Year's morning ever.
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Coconut Breakfast Quinoa
Quinoa is more than just a dinner staple. A Beautiful Mess transforms the superfood into a sweet and filling breakfast option.
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Healthy Breakfast Cookies
Adopting a healthier lifestyle doesn’t mean that you have to give up treats. Half-Baked Harvest’s breakfast cookies are filled with good-for-you ingredients.
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Baked Oatmeal Muffins
Instead of sticking with a boring old bowl of oatmeal, try munching on these banana muffins by Quinoa Kale and Exhale.
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Butternut Squash and Leek Latke Benedict
Don’t give up brunch in the New Year — instead, switch out greasy and fatty options with Crepes of Wrath’s wholesome take on Eggs Benedict.
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Berry Green Smoothie
Put that blender to good use by whipping up this totally yummy smoothie by Damn Delicious. You’ll hardly believe how healthy it is.
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Beef and Brussels Sprout Bowl
Start off the day with a nice dose of protein and veggies with Leaf Parade’s savory Brussels sprout breakfast bowl.
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Sweet Potato and Black Bean Breakfast Burritos
These breakfast burritos by Cookie and Kate can be frozen for easy microwaving in the morning.
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Blueberry Lemon Oat Smoothie
The oats in Climbing Grier Mountain’s blueberry smoothie provide the right amount of sustenance to get you through the toughest mornings.
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Chilaquiles with Avocado
For a fancy morning meal, Love and Lemons’s chilaquiles make for a hearty, healthy brunch.
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Raw Chocolate Hazelnut Breakfast Parfait
You can have your dessert for breakfast without feeling guilty thanks to Oh She Glows’ raw chocolate hazelnut parfait.
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