Start Your Day with These Quick & Easy Recipes
As they say, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. A good breakfast
gives you the fuel you need to start your day after an overnight fast.
Individuals who regularly eat breakfast generally have more energy, focus,
and tend to eat healthier throughout the day. There have been many studies
that link eating breakfast to overall good health including better memory
and concentration, lower levels of cholesterol as well as reducing the
chances of getting diabetes and heart disease.
However, we know that it can sometimes be hard to have a good breakfast,
especially for individuals who are always rushing in the morning. That
is why we whip up three of our quick and easy breakfast recipes to help
you start and hopefully, keep a good breakfast habit.
Healthy Breakfast Wrap
This breakfast wrap is healthy, delicious and will only take you about
15 minutes or less to make. Pair it with a refreshing glass of orange
juice or iced coffee and we can assure you that you will be filled even
during your long morning meetings.
You will need:
- 1 egg
- 1 egg white
- 2 tbsp. cilantro leaves, chopped
- ¼ tsp. chili powder
- 1 large whole grain tortilla
- ¼ cup cherry tomatoes
- 1 ripe avocado
- Salt and pepper to taste
Whisk together the first four ingredients. Add a pinch of salt and pepper
to taste. In a skillet, cook egg mixture for three minutes or until almost
set while stirring frequently.
Slice the cherry tomatoes horizontally and set aside.
Slice open the avocado and take out the flesh. Set aside.
Heat the tortilla for 30 seconds on high in a microwave. Make sure to cover
the tortilla with a damp paper towel to prevent it from dehydrating.
Place the cooked eggs on the tortilla. Add the tomatoes and avocado. Wrap
it up and enjoy!
3-Ingredient Nutty Banana Pancake
This healthier version of everybody’s favorite breakfast food is
very easy to make, especially with only three ingredients. You can adjust
this recipe according to your liking and add a sprinkle of cinnamon or
nutmeg, but we can assure you that this is already amazingly good on its own.
You will need:
- 1 banana
- 2 eggs
- Almond butter
Peel the banana and slice into small pieces. Put the small pieces of banana
into a bowl and mash them using a fork until smooth. Add the two eggs
Pour or scoop the banana-egg batter onto a nonstick pan or griddle and
cook for about one to two minutes or when the surface is already starting
to bubble. Flip the pancake to cook the other side.
Place the pancake on a large plate. Spread some almond butter on top depending
on how much you want and serve.
Mixed Berry Breakfast Smoothie
This breakfast recipe is for people who are literally always on the go.
You can even prepare this the night before and just grab it from your
fridge on your way out.
You will need:
- 1 cup of frozen mixed berries
- ½ cup low-fat vanilla yogurt or ½ cup low-fat milk or other
- 1 tsp. honey (optional)
Combine all ingredients in a blender. Cover the blender and blend until
smooth. Pour into a glass or into your to-go tumbler and enjoy!
Start your day right by loading up on these three delicious breakfast recipes.
With how quick and easy these are, there is no more reason for you to
ever skip the most important meal of the day!
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