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9 Mother's Day Breakfasts to Make You Mom's Favorite

Mom's gonna love this!

Start Mom's day off with a special breakfast to show her how much you care. Each of these recipes is a surefire winner and, all but one is ready in 30 minutes or less, so you won't have to get up in the middle of the night to start cooking.

1. Chunky Monkey Pancakes 

"I love banana pancakes and my daughter loves chocolate chip pancakes, so we came up with this yummy recipe to make us both happy! Serve with a dollop of soft butter, a sprinkle of powdered sugar, sliced bananas, and whipped cream with a side of butter pecan or maple syrup." -- CCL


Chunky Monkey Pancakes

Photo by CCloves2Bake

2. Peanut Butter and Banana French Toast

"An unique and delicious recipe that my mom used to make. It is so easy that even kids can help to make it. Serve it hot with butter or margarine and syrup." -- Bon


Peanut Butter and Banana French Toast

Photo by Linda

3. Grandma's Gingerbread Pancakes 

"My dear Grammie was making gingerbread one morning and my brother and I arrived, starving! She altered the recipe slightly, put it on the grill and the result is this delicious recipe. The smell of it cooking always takes me back to that morning -- Mmmm!" -- CKINCAID1


Grandma's Gingerbread Pancakes

Photo by CCloves2Bake

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4. Creamy Strawberry Crepes

"This recipe has been a family favorite for over 30 years! These crepes are delicious and very rich!" -- meliss


Creamy Strawberry Crepes

Photo by Baking Nana

5. Dutch Babies II

"I love these! They are warm and light, yet very filling. Great on cold mornings. This recipe is from my great grandmother. Serve with maple syrup and wedges of lemon." -- barbara_hengels


Dutch Babies II

Photo by Christieomp

6. Oatmeal Pancakes II

"Very simple. Preparing the batter in the food processor makes it that much easier. Serve with syrup and butter. Also good with applesauce!" -- mom2hhh


Oatmeal Pancakes II

Photo by Sara

7. German Pancakes II

"A childhood favorite. We eat it every Sunday morning. Golden pan style egg dish, with lots of big bubbles while baking. Serve with maple syrup." -- BRENNASPITZ

8. Waffles I

"You can keep the batter covered in the fridge for up to a week. Just be sure to whisk well before using again. You may also use whole wheat flour for this recipe." -- OneShyOfABunch


Waffles I

Photo by sanzoe

9. Banana Frittata

"This is a recipe that children are sure to love. You can also make it with apples instead of bananas." -- nausheen


Banana Frittata

Photo by pomplemousse

Extra Credit

Serve a special drink so you can raise a toast to Mom. Garnish mimosas, Bellinis, or cosmopolitans with edible flowers or fruit slices.

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