I don't know what your weekday mornings are like, but in our home they go by in a sleepy-eyed blur. The kids eat something fast before taking off to school and we call that a success. Ahhh, thank heavens for weekends when mornings can be a little slower and our breakfasts can be prepared and enjoyed together. It's a beautiful bonding experience with a delicious pay-off.

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We like to keep it simple too. If we want the kids to be involved in the food prep and enjoy it then it's best to keep it simple. Here are five easy breakfasts recipes that you can make with your kids on the weekend.

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This fun recipe comes comes courtesy of  Bean Sprouts Café & Cooking School, opening in the Bay Area Discovery Museum late September.

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Bagel and cream cheese with tomato and cucumber 2

Bagel and cream cheese with tomato and cucumber

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How cute is this? And think of all the different faces your kids could make.

Bagel and Cream Cheese with Tomato and Cucumber

Ingredients:

2 bagels, split in half
1/2 cup cream cheese (about 4 ounces)
1 small Kirby cucumber
1/2 plum tomato, cut into wedges

Get the full recipe directions at Real Simple.

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Yogurt maple parfait 3

Yogurt maple parfait

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This is a fun breakfast assembly for kids and it tastes great.

Yogurt Maple Parfait

Ingredients

1/4 cup granola
1/2 cup plain yogurt
1 tablespoon maple syrup

Get the full recipe directions at Real Simple.

Chunky Monkey Pancakes 4

Chunky Monkey Pancakes

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My kids love making pancakes and they love eating them too.

Chunky Monkey Pancakes

Ingredients

1 cup all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup skim milk
3 tablespoons butter, melted
2 eggs 1 tablespoon white sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 large banana, diced
1/2 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips
1/4 cup chopped pecans

Get the full recipe directions at AllRecipes.

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Chocolate croissants 5

Chocolate croissants

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Come on! These are so simple and sure to please. You can also make them using Nutella. Yum!

Easy Chocolate Croissants

Ingredients

1 8-count tube refrigerated crescent rolls
1/3 cup semisweet chocolate chips or chopped semisweet chocolate

Get the full recipe directions at Real Simple.