Family breakfasts for half term

Posted 17.02.2015 in Kids, Recipes

Family breakfasts for half term

The half term holiday has arrived and we’re sure like many parents up and down the country you’re busy planning how to keep the kids entertained for a week. The good news is that with no mad rush in the morning to find a PE kit, iron a school shirt or do that last minute homework you’ll have more time for breakfast together this week!

We’ve got some tasty family breakfast ideas so how about you give the usual routine a rest, get the kids to help you prepare breakfast and try something new during the holidays?


Eggy Brekkie Bread with Fruit Kebabs
Banana and Peanut Butter Muffins
Wheaty Raspberry Smoothie
Oatmeal Loaf
Breakfast Pancake Stack

We’ve got lots more family breakfast ideas so take a look and get some inspiration.

If you are looking for activities to keep the children occupied, we also have a wordsearch (PDF) where they can find the breakfast related words or how about getting them to design their own healthy breakfast plate? (PDF) - they can use their creativity and drawing skills and it’s educational too!

Shrove Tuesday falls in the February half term break this year of course too so if you want to extend the pancakes celebrations to breakfast time too why not try one of these tasty ideas:

  • Granola Pancakes
  • Muesli Pancakes with Summer Berry Compote
  • Bran Flaked Breakfast Pancakes