Make-Ahead Sausage and Egg Casserole

Instead of dirtying up your kitchen with an array of pots and pans, throw all of your breakfast favorites - eggs, toast, and sausage - into one pot.


Get the recipe for Make-Ahead Sausage and Egg Casserole »Rebecca Sanabria

Sheet Pan Pancake with Blueberry Syrup

If your pancake flipping skills are sub-par, then a sheet pan is the way to go.

Get the recipe for Sheet Pan Pancake with Blueberry Syrup »Mike Garten

Winter Citrus Fruit Salad

Opening a pomegranate is nearly as exciting as unwrapping presents under the tree. See for yourself.

Get the recipe for Winter Citrus Fruit Salad »Mike Garten

Mushroom and Spinach Bread Pudding

Because you have to get your greens in one way or another.

Get the recipe for Mushroom and Spinach Bread Pudding »Mike Garten

Strawberry Cheesecake Flapjacks

Get a boost of energy (all thanks to sugar!) with a stack of pancakes layered with sweet cream cheese and strawberry sauce.


Get the recipe for Strawberry Cheesecake Flapjacks »Mike Garten

Spiced Plum and Quinoa Muffins

These fruity muffins pack a punch of protein, which will you keep you going all day long (until you crash from the Christmas cookies).


Get the recipe for Spiced Plum and Quinoa Muffins »Danielle Occhiogrosso Daly

Mediterranean Hummus Egg Smash

It's never too early for hummus ... and pita chips.

Get the recipe for Mediterranean Hummus Egg Smash »Mike Garten

Mini Sesame Zucchini Loaves

Shh, the greens can be our little secret.


Get the recipe for Mini Sesame Zucchini Loaves »Mike Garten

Spinach and Cheese Breakfast Pockets

Hot Pockets but with an upgrade. Merry Christmas to you!

Get the recipe for Spinach and Cheese Breakfast Pockets »Ted Cavanaugh

Twice-Baked Citrus-Almond Brioche

Decorate this fancy French toast with sliced almonds and colorful citrus fruit.

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Mike Garten

Crustless Quiche Lorraine

Trust us: You won't miss the crust. And if you do, make up for it with extra cheese and bacon.

Get the recipe for Crustless Quiche Lorraine »Mike Garten

Raspberry Swirl Rolls

Cinnamon rolls, who? Go for this fruity version instead.

Get the recipe for Raspberry Swirl Rolls »Mike Garten

Bacon Gruyére Breakfast "Pie"

Pizza for breakfast? Now that's a Christmas miracle.

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Brian Woodcock

Butternut Squash-Sage Tart

Take advantage of the season's bounty with this butternut squash tart topped with sage, walnuts, and Parmesan cheese.

Get the recipe for Butternut Squash-Sage Tart »Con Poulos

Tuscan Sausage and Kale Frittata

Only one dirty pan? It's a merry Christmas indeed!

Get the recipe for Tuscan Sausage and Kale Frittata »Danielle Occhiogrosso Daly

Spanish Potato Omelet

Kick your omelet game up a notch with the help of crispy, oven baked potatoes.

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Mike Garten

Spinach and Prosciutto Frittata Muffins

If you're hitting the road to Grandma's house or wrapping last-minute gifts, grab a muffin (or five) to give you a protein before the party gets going.

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Danielle Occhiogrosso

Mint-Pesto Baked Eggs

Dust off your ramekins and put them to use with these mini baked eggs - it's the holiday season after all.


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Mike Garten

Glazed Berry Breakfast Tarts

Forget the toaster: The oven is your best friend when it comes to these jam-filled tarts.

Get the recipe for Glazed Berry Breakfast Tarts »John Kernick

Chard and Gruyère Eggs in the Hole

Wear your Christmas best - and eat it, too - with these tricked out versions of eggs on toast.

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Mike Garten

Apple Cinnamon Pull-Apart Bread

This sticky-sweet bread is just as fun to eat as it is delicious. Dessert for breakfast, anyone?

Get the recipe for Apple Cinnamon Pull-Apart Bread »Steve Giralt

Ham and Cheese Breakfast Bake

The ultimate make-ahead dish, this one-pan ham and cheese bake is as cozy as it gets.

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Con Poulos

Mexican Breakfast Chilaquiles

Nachos are always a good idea, especially if you're nursing last night's eggnog.

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Mike Garten

Savory Bacon and Chive Waffles

Skip syrup (seriously) and go for a creamy layer of ranch on top of these three-ingredient waffles.


Get the recipe for Savory Bacon and Chive Waffles »Mike Garten

Bagel Breakfast Bake

Avoid missing out on the morning festivities by whipping up breakfast the night before with this bacon, egg, and bagel bake.

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Danielle Occhiogrosso

Bacon French Toast Bake

A make-ahead French toast bake that tastes like a giant McGriddle? 'Tis the season.

Get the recipe for Bacon French Toast Bake »Mike Garten

Make-Ahead Quiche

Who doesn't love a good quiche with a buttery, flaky crust. Bake one (or more) of these the night before and reheat Christmas morning with ease.


Choose from Pimiento Cheese, Asparagus and Bacon, Ham and Spinach, or Mushroom and Zucchini.Con Poulos

Bacon and Egg Puff Pastry Breakfast Tart

Don't feel like making dough? Enter puff pastry, your go-to ingredient for making fancy-looking tarts with zero effort.

Get the recipe from Heather's French Press » Courtesy of Heather's French Press

Sweet Potato and Kale Frittata

Trying not to overindulge before the big Christmas dinner? Here's a light and delicious egg dish that's packed with kale. So much so, it's practically a salad.

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Romulo Yanes

Pumpkin Muffins

There's nothing like a warm pumpkin muffin with a crackly cinnamon sugar top. Nothing.

Get the recipe from Diethood »Courtesy of Diethood

Cheat's Brown Butter and Salted Maple Sticky Buns

You know what else you can do with puff pastry? Make cheater sticky buns. These babies are ready in under an hour.

Get the recipe from Half Baked Harvest »Courtesy of Half Baked Harvest

Gingerbread Pancakes with Ginger Molasses Syrup

What better way to make the house smell like Christmas than with a big, fat stack of these spiced gingerbread pancakes? Yum.

Get the recipe from Averie Cooks »
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