Mornings can be tough. If you’re anything like me, you crave something delicious to get the day started, but you also want to steal those extra few minutes of sleep. Luckily, there are plenty of simple breakfast recipes that don’t require you to trade tastiness for simplicity. Many of these recipes are vegetarian friendly and can be made 100% vegan through some simple substitutions.

1. Pumpkin Waffles

waffles

A lovely twist on traditional waffles. These are far more simple and quick than you might think.

Recipe Source: smittenkitchen.com

2. Banana, Mango and Vanilla Frozen Yogurt

frozen yogurt

This recipe is delicious, fresh and perfect for summer. Who ever said that froyo wasn’t an appropriate breakfast food?

Recipe Source: donnahay.com.au

3. Frozen Fruit Smoothies

frozen smoothies

These smoothies will help you to feel energized and amazing at the start of your day.

Recipe Source: jamieoliver.com

4. Persimmon Pear Caprese Toast

persimmon

This unconventional breakfast treat is light but filling. Considering that persimmons are in season at the moment, it’s the perfect time to try it!

Recipe Source: joythebaker.com

5. Rise and Shine Juice
juice

You can’t get much healthier than this. Rise and Shine Juice isn’t a meal on its own, but it would make a fantastic accompaniment to any of the other recipes in this list. There isn’t anything quite like fresh juice.

Recipe Source: foodnetwork.com

6. Scrambled Eggs

scrambled

The timeless classic is always perfect for a quick but filling breakfast.

Recipe Source: jamieoliver.com

7. Tofu Scramble
tofu

A delicious vegan-friendly scramble to start your day!

Recipe Source: peta.org

8. Spinach, Kiwi and Chia Seed Smoothie

kiwi smoothie

Yes, another smoothie. They’re delicious, quick and super healthy, okay!

Recipe Source: joythebaker.com

9. Chocolate Chip, Bacon and Orange Kissed Pancakes

pancakes

This recipe may be slightly more time consuming than the others, so is probably best left for the weekend. However, it’s still super simple and involves both bacon and chocolate—what’s not to love?

Recipe Source: spoonforkbacon.com

10. Banana Granola
granola

This superb recipe can be made in advance; so you can save time in the morning!

Recipe Source: greenkitchenstories.com

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