8 Alternatives To Cereal In The Morning


Cereal, a go to for breakfast. Trust me there is nothing I love more than fast, convent and tasty food and Nestlé Curiously Cinnamon has that written all over it. But lets face it, the usual cereal gets a bit boring having it back to back, day in, day out. So here are 8 alternatives to cereal that are convent, tasty and above all healthy! 

3 Ingredients Banana Pancakes

Time: 10 minutes
  • 1 large banana, ripe to overripe & mashed (around 200g)
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/8 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon (optional)

  • Mash the banana, whisk the eggs and place in a bowl along with the baking powder
  • Heat a frying pan with an oil of your choice, I used coconut and spoon the mixture in to create 4 small fluffy pancakes 
  • Serve with toppings of your choice 

Fruit & Nuts

 Time: 3 minutes
Serve with peanut butter for a bit of protein.

Poached Eggs On Toast

Time: 10 minutes
To get those perfect poached eggs, use a poaching aid. Mine are all over the place without them.

Super Fruit Breakfast Smoothie

Time: 5 Minutes
 These beauties are especially glorious on summer morning 


  • 1/2 cup frozen mixed berries 
  • 1 ripe banana 
  • 1/4 tbsp museli 
  • 1 cup almond milk/water

  • Combine all ingredients in a blender until smooth

Warm Berries On Peanut butter Toast

 Time: 5 minutes

Overnight Oats

Time: 5 minutes
Find the recipe HERE

Cinnamon Coated Peanut Butter Swirls 

 Time: 15 minutes

  • 2 pieces of bread
  • 1 egg, whisked 
  • 1tbsp cinnamon
  • 1tsp sugar
  • peanut butter/Nutella (to spread)
  • 1tsp coconut oil

  • In two separate bowls, place the whisked egg in one and the sugar and cinnamon in the other.
  • Spread the peanut butter over the two pieces of bead and carefully roll up 
  • Place the rolled up bread into the whisked egg and then the cinnamon and sugar mixture and place in a frying pan with the oil and cook until crispy on the outside. 

Fruit Bowl/Plate

  Time: 5 minutes

Hope these have provided you with some inspiration for breakfast. If you give any of these a go let me know either by comment section below or tagging me on Instagram @gingerandthekitchen

Until next time,

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