10 Breakfasts you can make in a mug

Elaina Verhoff

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Have you heard of mug cooking? Mug muffins, eggs and French toast are just a few tasty treats that can be whipped up in a mug for a single-serving breakfast in mere minutes.

Blueberry muffin in a mug

Blueberry muffin in a mug | ChefMom.com

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When a single blueberry muffin is all you want, try a blueberry mug muffin. No mixer required!

Banana bread in a mug

Banana bread in a mug | ChefMom.com

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Three-minute banana bread muffins are the perfect breakfast treat or after-school snack.

French toast in a mug

French toast in a mug | ChefMom.com

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French toast in two minutes with no pan to clean? Yes, please!

Quiche in a mug

Quiche in a mug | ChefMom.com

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One minute in the microwave turns an egg, crusty bread and your favorite veggies into a mouthwatering quiche for one.

Cinnamon roll in a mug

Cinnamon roll in a mug | ChefMom.com

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Craving something sweet? This cinnamon roll can be made in just three minutes. Up the protein by substituting Greek yogurt or an egg for the applesauce.

Cheesy eggs in a mug

Cheesy eggs in a mug | ChefMom.com

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Teach your little ones how to make this easy recipe, and they can cook their own cheesy eggs in minutes!

Coffeecake in a mug

Coffee cake in a mug | ChefMom.com

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How about single-serving coffeecake to go with your morning java? This sweet little cake takes just one minute to cook in the microwave and has only 130 calories.

Yogurt parfait

Yogurt parfait in a mug | ChefMom.com

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Looking for a creamy, cold breakfast you can take in the car? Layer yogurt, granola, dark chocolate and berries in a mug or glass for a perfectly portable parfait.

Peanut butter mug cake

Peanut butter cake in a mug | ChefMom.com

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Some days you just need cake for breakfast. This dessert-like peanut butter breakfast cake gets rave reviews for its fluffy texture.

Quinoa breakfast egg mug

Quinoa Breakfast Egg in a mug | ChefMom.com

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Want superfood super fast? This quinoa egg mug recipe is a low-calorie, high-protein breakfast that takes just minutes to make.

Quick tip:

Like mug cooking? Make microwave mug cakes with the kids!

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