Skip the drive-through breakfast and try these easy, affordable options.
We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day. So be sure to start your morning off right with an easy and low-cost
breakfast. From savory to sweet we have simple breakfast recipes all under $1.50 per serving.
Cost per serving: 78¢
These tasty and filling Multigrain Chocolate Chip Pancakes is the perfect way to start your day. Bonus: The whole grains in this recipe provide fiber, which will keep you satiated for longer.
See recipe: Multigrain Chocolate Chip Pancakes
Cost per serving: $1.24
This decadent, easy-to-serve Baked Caramel-Banana French Toast recipe is great for family brunches. It's a tasty dessert option for parties or dinner, not just breakfast.
See recipe: Baked Caramel-Banana French Toast
Cost per serving: 44¢
These cheap and tasty Cranberry-Orange Scones are great for coffee and tea dates with your girlfriends, or a grab-n-go snack for your family. If you want to take out a step, skip the glaze—it will be sweet enough without it.
See recipe: Cranberry-Orange Scones
Cost per serving: 41¢
This lightened-up version of a classic crumb cake can save you almost 200 calories per serving (compared to Starbucks classic coffee cake). Our lighten-up secrets are:
Cost per serving: 88¢
This is a fun twist on eggs and toast. If you are looking to dress up scrambled eggs try mixing in a combination of these extras:
Cost per serving: 87¢
Sneak in some greens in this hearty baked omelet―it also makes a great dinner.
See recipe: Spinach-Sausage Frittata
Cost per serving: 39¢
Satisfy your salty-sweet cravings with this delicious morning treat.
See recipe: Bacon Waffles
Cost per serving: 88¢
Save time and use quick-cooking or instant grits. they are less hearty than traditional grits, but they're still tasty.
See recipe: Sausage and Cheddar Grits with Eggs
Cost per serving: 48¢
A pancake breakfast doesn't have to be just on the weekends. These muligrain pancakes are ready in under 15 minutes. Since you're making the batter from scratch, you know exactly what you are feeding your family (like 10 grams of fiber per serving!).
See recipe: Mutigrain Pancakes
Cost per serving: 86¢
Create your own version of the classic Spanish dish by experimenting with ingredients like different cheeses and vegetables.
See recipe: Migas
Cost per serving: 92¢
Take a simple box of hot-roll mix and turn it into a sweet breakfast treat (worthy of serving to company) with ading dried cherries and semisweet chocolate.
See recipe: Chocolate-Cherry Coffee-Cake Ring
Cost per serving: 50¢
Noodles for breakfast? Yes. Try this sweet all-in-one-dish of egg noodles, raisins, cinnamon and sugar and eggs.
See recipe: Egg Noodle Scramble