Breakfast Pockets

I absolutely love breakfast.  It is my favorite meal of the day and its also the most important meal of the day.  But that also means we don’t always have the time to have a healthy and nutritious breakfast, which leads to either not eating, grabbing something unhealthy or stopping at the drive through at McDonalds.  Well this is one of my favorite go to breakfasts because you are eating something  healthier and more fulfilling to help you get through the day.  Plus its nice to eat it with your hand and the kiddos can eat while you are driving them to school and not make a huge mess in the back seat.

Plus you can make a whole bunch and freeze them and cook them in the microwave in the morning.

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Breakfast Pockets
 
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Ingredients
  • This recipe is for 2 pockets. Adjust to how many you want to make.
  • 2 medium soft tortilla's
  • 2 Tbsp shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 Tbsp of milk
  • Salt/pepper, optional
  • ham, bacon, veggies. optional
Instructions
  1. Scrabble eggs with milk and cook in skillet, adding veggies and meat cooking until done. Divide mixture evenly between the two tortilla shells in the center of the shell. Sprinkle 1 tbsp of cheese on top of eggs. Fold the corners from the sides into each other to form a pocket. (will look like an envelope) Place seam side down on panini maker. I lightly sprayed with I can't believe its not butter to give it little extra crisp. Cook for about 3 minutes or until as crispy as you would like.
  2. Either eat plain, dunk in ketchup or hot sauce. Or my personal favorite mix the 2 together and make spicy ketchup!

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Comments

  1. Brilliant idea, I love this and I am definitely going to try and let the family try out. Thanks for sharing. From DBB.
    Kenneth Goh recently posted…One Of My Favourite Pizza …… Japanese Teriyaki Chicken PizzaMy Profile

  2. I love this! Our morning are crazy so I love quick and filling breakfast ideas!
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  3. These look delicious, What a great idea to turn them into panini pockets. Thanks for sharing.
    Michele @ Flavor Mosaic recently posted…Eggless Pumpkin BreadMy Profile

  4. This looks great!!

  5. My kids will love these! Pinning and sharing!
    Kristin @ Dizzy Busy and Hungry! recently posted…Roasted Butternut Squash and KielbasaMy Profile

  6. Brilliant! Now I need to get a Panini Maker…or ask for one for Christmas. :-) Stopping by from Monday Mingle, nice to meet you!
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  7. These wouldn’t take much time at all to make and freeze. I love that! My kids love to be able to grab breakfast and snacks on their own, but their cooking skills aren’t very advanced yet. These pockets are sure to be a hit since I can make them and they can microwave them.
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  8. Delicious. You are so right about breakfast being the most important meal of the day. I really do not like eating out for breakfast, but sometimes it is necessary. I would love to do this and make it ahead of time to avoid fast food for breakfast anyway. Pinning! Saw your pin on Janine’s Confessions of a Mommyholic. Have a great day!
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  9. shamene@sayitwithcake says:

    wow these look so good! pinning!

  10. Yum, one of my favorite weekend breakfasts is a a breakfast burrito. This looks like it might be an easier option, plus love that I can freeze it! :) Thanks girl!

  11. Looks delicious and perfect for a Saturday morning breakfast !
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  12. Great idea! Thanks for sharing at Share Your Stuff Tuesdays!

  13. Awesome idea! I was thinking what Christina said about freezing them…would make a lovely quick breakfast or even dinner for that matter!
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  14. That looks great! Great idea for breakfast!
    Patty at Home and Lifestyle Design
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  15. What a great idea, I just love your breakfast pockets! Hope you are having a great day and thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday!
    Come Back Soon,
    Miz Helen
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  16. Susan Broughton says:

    I wonder if these would freeze good? I need something fast for my daughter to take on her way to work that she can just throw in the microwave and go.

  17. So smart to make these ahead, mornings are always crazy. Thanks for linking up with What’s Cookin’ Wednesday!
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  18. Love the idea of anything I can freeze for breakfast! I do make-ahead breakfast burritos, but I love the idea of using the panini press!
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  19. Congratulations!
    Your recipe is featured on Full Plate Thursday this week. Hope you are having a great weekend and enjoy your new Red Plate!
    Miz Helen
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  20. I love this!! I also love the fact that you can freeze them. I’m horrible at making anything for breakfast other than cereal. Which is why we normally have breakfast for dinner. But I think I could swing these. Pinning!
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  21. We are featuring this at Saturday Dishes! Thanks so much for sharing it. This week’s theme is cinnamon. Hope to see you there again! Pinned it to our Saturday Dishes features board.
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