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10 Brinner Recipes You’ll Want to Eat All Week Long

From egg scrambles to sweet potato skillets, these wholesome (and delicious!) breakfast-for-dinner recipes are guaranteed to make your whole family happy.

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Eggs & Chorizo Wraps

Filling and delicious, these hearty wraps are stuffed with protein-packed Nellie’s Free Range Eggs, chorizo and cheese. Paired with a cup of fresh fruit, they make an easy and balanced breakfast-for-dinner (also known as “brinner”) meal. Get the kiddos involved in cooking by letting them pick out the toppings for their wrap.

Short on time? Here are a bunch more breakfast sandwiches you can make in 30 minutes (or less!).

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Sweet Potato and Egg Skillet

This skillet meal is so delicious your kids won’t even realize that it’s good for them. Colorful sweet potatoes are the stars of the show, while protein-rich eggs and nutrient-packed spinach play supporting roles. No matter how you serve it, this filling meal will receive a standing ovation at your brinner table.
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Roasted Vegetable and Chevre Quiche

Roasted Vegetable and Chevre Quiche

This veggie-packed quiche is as pretty as it is palate-pleasing. Stuffed with roasted eggplant, poblano peppers, tomatoes and garlic, this brinner recipe is suitable for both weeknight meals and special occasions.

Get our best quiche recipes ever.

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PB&J French Toast

French toast gets a hearty upgrade, thanks to the replacement of plain bread with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. Make this brinner meal a little more fun by letting each family member pick the jelly flavor of his or her choice.

Love PB&J? These are our favorite recipes that call for the dynamic duo.

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Curry Scramble

A few smart additions make plain scrambled eggs worthy of your brinner menu. Start with Nellie’s Free Range Eggs to make an already good-for-you dish even better. These eggs come from healthy hens, and contain no antibiotics or added hormones, so you can feel good about feeding them to your family (and eating them yourself!). Stir in curry powder and ground cardamom to give the eggs a spicy kick. Serve with toast and fruit for an easy, wholesome meal.
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Meal in a Muffin Pan

Dinner doesn’t get any simpler than this four-ingredient recipe. And since you cook both the egg cups and muffins in the same tin, clean-up is easy, too.

We love our muffin pans! Here are tons more delicious meals to make in them.

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Family-Favorite Oatmeal Waffles

Waffles are a tried-and-true classic for a reason. Whip up a batch of these hearty favorites, and let each family member customize his or her waffle toppings. Go the sweet route with yogurt and fresh fruit, or opt for savory with diced ham, a sunny-side-up egg and cheese.
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Breakfast Pizza Skillet

Pizza for dinner is a no-brainer! Make it brinner-worthy by trading in hash browns for the crust and adding eggs for extra protein.
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Twisted Eggs Benedict Salad

Get your greens in with this yummy brinner salad inspired by a breakfast classic: eggs Benedict. In this recipe, a poached egg sits atop a bed of kale, veggies and ham. A tangy dressing finishes this restaurant-worthy dish.
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Aunt Edith's Baked Pancake

Baked pancakes are extremely versatile. They can be made either sweet or savory without a lot of effort. For a brinner of champions, whip up two pancakes. Garnish the first one with savory toppings like cooked broccoli, ham and cheese for the main dish. The second can be turned into dessert with roasted apples and a little powdered sugar.

These are our best pancake recipes ever. 

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