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Mothers Day Breakfast Ideas

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Are you looking for special ways to show your mum how much she is loved on Mother's Day? Breakfast in bed is a classic way to start any Mother's Day, but you may need inspiration for new recipes and ideas.

Mother's Day is a wonderful day where we can give mothers the extra recognition they deserve! It’s the perfect opportunity to show your mother just how much she means to you by preparing a very special breakfast. Whether it’s something simple like bacon and eggs, or something more extravagant like pancakes with fresh fruit and gourmet coffee (with her favourite coffee syrup of course!), a homemade breakfast made with love will really make her smile!

Need some ideas for a special breakfast for Mom on Mother's Day? Read on for 3 delicious recipes that are sure to impress your Mom and show her just how much you care. From smoothie bowls with creamy yoghurt and tropical fruit to fluffy French Toast with cinnamon-infused syrup - these breakfasts are sure to make Mother's Day extra special.

 Banana Pancakes with Vanilla Syrup:

banana pancakes

Start the day off right with a stack of fluffy banana pancakes topped with a drizzle of vanilla syrup. This delicious breakfast is sure to make your mum feel extra special!


  • 350g self-raising flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 2 bananas 
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla syrup 
  • 250ml milk 
  • 1 tsp butter (for frying) 

To Serve:

  • Additional banana slices
  • Handful of blueberries
  • 10ml Vanilla syrup (or any other skinny syrup of your choice)


  1. Mix together the flour and baking powder in a large bowl, sifting as you go.
  2. Using a separate bowl, mash ripe bananas with a fork until creamy. Then add in the eggs, vanilla extract and milk, and whisk together.
  3. Create a hole in the centre of your dry ingredients, pour in the wet ingredients and mix quickly to form a consistent and silky batter.
  4. Melt a small amount of butter in a large non-stick pan over medium heat. Put 2-3 tablespoons of the mixture into the pan and cook for a few minutes until small bubbles start to form on top.
  5. Turn the pancake over and cook the opposite side for 1-2 minutes. Continue with the rest of the batter.
  6. Top with additional fruits and a generous drizzle of your chosen syrup


French Toast with Cinnamon Syrup:

A classic breakfast that’s sure to please! This French toast recipe is made with cinnamon-infused syrup for a sweet and delicious treat.


  • 4 slices of white bread
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup of milk
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 tsp butter (for frying) 

To Serve:

  • Cinnamon syrup (or any other skinny syrup of your choice)
  • Fresh raspberries, Blueberries or other berries of your choosing


  1. Whisk together the eggs, milk and ground cinnamon in a shallow bowl.
  2. Heat a large non-stick pan over medium heat and melt the butter.
  3. Dip each slice of bread into the egg mixture, making sure both sides are evenly coated.
  4. Place the slices of bread onto the heated pan and cook for 2-3 minutes on each side until golden brown.
  5. Serve with a generous drizzle of cinnamon syrup and fresh berries. Enjoy!


Baked Eggs in Avocado

A healthy and delicious breakfast that’s perfect for Mother’s Day or even a mothers day brunch idea! Baked eggs in avocado are easy to prepare and are sure to impress.


  • 2 avocados
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/4 cup of grated cheese (optional) 
  • Salt and pepper, to taste 

To Serve:

Fresh herbs or chopped chives (optional)


  1. Preheat your oven to 200°C. Cut the avocados in half and remove the stones. Place them onto a baking tray.
  2. Crack an egg into each avocado half and top with grated cheese, if desired.
  3. Bake in the oven for 15-20 minutes until the eggs are cooked to your liking.
  4. Sprinkle with salt and pepper, and fresh herbs or chopped chives if desired. Enjoy!


Whether you're going to be trying your hand at perfecting the best fluffy pancakes or exploring a wide range of various egg recipes this mothers day. You can choose any of our deliciously low-sugar, low-calorie syrups to pair with your breakfast recipes.

A classic staple of mothers day breakfast includes fresh fruits such as fresh blueberries, fresh strawberries and maple syrup or other sweet syrups. This is why breakfast pastry is such a pinnacle dish, especially when it comes to classic breakfast-in-bed recipes. 

These dishes are also traditionally much easier to cook than a full-English, and are easier for kids to get involved with! 

How to make mothers day extra special?

Mother's Day is a special day to show your mum just how much you appreciate her. Here are some ideas to make it extra special:

• Give her a handmade card or gift.

• Spend quality time together doing something she loves.

• Cook her favourite meal or take her out for brunch.

• Give her a massage or spa treatment.


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