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I’ve been in a breakfast rut lately, but I am determined to bust out of it. Although I find meal planning for breakfast to be kind of extreme – one of the best/only reasons to get out of best in the dead of winter is breakfast – it never hurts to have a list of potential breakfast candidates on hand so that you don’t end up eating scrambled eggs every.single.morning. How do you think I got myself into this rut to begin with?

Since many of you, particular if you’re new to the low carb/grain free/paleo diet bandwagon, may be in the same boat, I thought that my breakfast inspiration list might be helpful to you too.

The original concept, because I can never let anything be too simple or un-stressful, was do make a 26-meal list with one recipe for every letter of the alphabet. I finally gave that up because I ended up with 72 “b” recipes (Bacon. Newsflash: it’s popular.) and no “x” recipes.

Nonetheless, it’s a pretty great list, full of sweet and savory, quick and more in-depth and straightforward and indulgent recipes. There’s something for everyone, which is to say, there is definitely something for you this morning.

Day 1: Apple Cinnamon Grain Free Hot Cereal 

Day 2: Grain Free Toast with Apple Cinnamon Walnut Butter

Day 3: Rhubarb Coffee Cake Muffins

Day 4: Beet Greens Frittata (omit cheese)

Day 5: Turkish Breakfast (pictured above; omit cheese)

Day 6: Carrot Orange Bread (pictured above)

Day 7:Freezer-Friendly Mini Frittatas

Day 8: Sugar Free Cherry Scones

Day 9: Faux-Meal (Original Grain Free Hot Cereal)

Day 10: Eggs & Bacon with a side of roasted beets, or your favorite roasted root veggies

Day 11: Fig and Date Breakfast Parfait (pictured above; use coconut or almond based yogurt)

Day 12: Nut Free Breakfast Cookies

Day 13: Chocolate Chip Zucchini Mufffins

Day 14: Sweet Potato and Carrot latkes (they’re basically hashbrowns, right?) with Smoked Salmon

Day 15: Paleola (grain free granola)

Day 16: Cinnamon Raisin Swirl Bread (pictured above)

Day 17: Breakfast Salad with Fried Egg on Top (omit cheese)

Day 18: Banana Bread topped with nut or seed butter

Day 19: Zucchini Pancakes

Day 20: French Toast Casserole

Day 21: Veggie Packed Quiche (pictured above)

Day 22: Superfood Protein Bars

Day 23: Wrap with eggs, bacon, fresh greens, and a grain free flatbread to hold it all together.

Day 24: Chocolate Chunk Zucchini Bread

Day 25: Apple Pie Grain Free Granola with Almond Milk

Day 26: Mocha Protein Smoothie

Day 27: Spanish Tortilla (sub sweet potatoes for white potatoes)

Day 28: Almond Butter and Apple Slices Sandwich on Grain Free Blender Bread

Day 29: Blueberry Banana Muffins

Day 30: Ginger Scones (Pictured above)

Day 31: Grain Free Hot Cereal (Fauxtmeal)

With so many paleo, gluten free, and many low carb/sugar free options on this list, there is no excuse to skip the most important meal of the day! I hope you found a paleo breakfast idea on this list that will satisfy your craving this morning!