Want to make a special Valentine’s Day breakfast for your kids? Here are a ton of ideas to inspire you!
I love taking “smaller” holidays and making them into a multi-week celebration.
That’s something that I used to mock as a single twenty-something but absolutely embrace now that I have kids of my own.
One easy way to make a holiday feel special is with a special breakfast. This often overlooked meal can be make extra special with a Valentine’s Day recipe – or a jazzed up regular breakfast food!
So, I wanted to round up some easy but festive Valentines breakfast or Valentines brunch ideas!
Here are my favorite Valentine’s day treat recipes!
Simple Valentine Breakfast Ideas
Here are some basic hacks to make any meal have more Valentines-vibes.
- Red foods such as raspberries, strawberries, red sauce.
- Pink foods such as grape fruit, pink lemonade.
- Red velvet anything
- Chocolate anything
- Heart shaped breakfast food – use cookie cutters
Here are my favorite Valentines breakfast for kids recipes!
Valentine's Day Breakfast ideas for kids
Here are some great ideas for what to make your kids for an easy but special Valentine's Day breakfast!
Easy Homemade Strawberry Pop Tarts
My kids LOVE pop tarts. These heart shaped ones are extra special!
Simple Cream Cheese and Strawberry Stuffed French Toast
Stuffed french toast is super decadent and delicious. The strawberries make it perfect for Valentines day!
Ombre Valentines Pancakes
If you really want to be extra, dye your pancakes gradually more pink for an ombre effect!
Easy Red Velvet Donuts - Perfect Valentine's Day Donuts
Red velvet is THE flavor of Valentine's day. Here's a recipe for red velvet donuts!!
Red Pancake Hearts for Valentine's Day
Here's a simple tutorial for how to make basic red heart pancakes!
Red Velvet Smoothie Bowls: an antioxidant-packed smoothie bowl!
If your kids like to eat smoothies, they could really dig smoothie bowls!
Strawberry Stuffed French Toast
This is kind of like a french toast sandwich, with pink filling. I'm here for it.
Pancake Board (Breakfast Charcuterie Platter)
This is SO CREATIVE! A charcuterie board, but make it breakfast.
Beet Buckwheat Pancakes
These pancakes are dyed red naturally with beets!
The BEST Monkey Bread Recipe
Monkey bread is SUCH a treat! You could use a heart shaped pan if you have one!
Red Velvet Waffles with Cream Cheese Glaze Salt & Baker
Red velvet waffles? Get in my mouth.
Strawberry Dutch Baby (Gluten Free)
Dutch babies are a fun puffed type baked breakfast treat. Add strawberries for Valentines vibes!
French Toast Sticks with Yogurt Dipping Sauce
Here's a kid-friendly take on french toast - french toast sticks!
Strawberry Banana French Toast Bake - Homemade In The Kitchen
I personally love a french toast bake. Prep it the night before and throw it in the oven while you get ready. This one is strawberry banana!
Homemade donuts? Very special! Look for valentine's day sprinkles at the grocery or craft store!
Overnight French Toast Casserole
HEre's another french toast casserole, this one with lots of fruit!
Cherry Chocolate Chip Muffins With A Pink Glaze
Cherry muffins with a pink glaze are perfect for Valentine's day! Chocolate cherry is an amazing combination any day.
Strawberry Yogurt Overnight Oats
Love overnight oats? Here's a pink version using strawberries!
Baked Chocolate Oats
Like chocolate more than fruit? Here's a chocolate oats recipe! Perfect for Valentine's day!
Strawberry Baked Oatmeal
Baked oatmeal is another great make-ahead, bake in the morning treat. My kids love it!
Healthy Breakfast Bars Recipe
Breakfast bars are perfect for breakfast on the go. Use pink fruit for Valentine's!
Lazy Strawberry Cheesecake French Toast
Ok this is so indulgent I love it - strawberry cheesecake french toast!
Healthy Strawberry Gingerbread Pancake Cupcakes- Food Meanderings
Lean into the winter season with these strawberry gingerbread pancake cupcakes! Wow, that's a lot of flavors!
Strawberry Pancakes with Cream Cheese Glaze Recipe
Keep it a bit more simple - but still special - with these strawberry and cream cheese pancakes!
Fairy bread recipe
Fairy bread is as easy as breakfast gets, but little kids go wild for it!
Gluten Free Chocolate Strawberry Bread Pudding
Bread pudding? Don't mind if I do! Chocolate and Strawberry makes for the ultimate Valentine's Day flavor combo.
Keep it simple and hearty with strawberry oatmeal!
Gluten Free Strawberry Muffins (Dairy Free & Paleo)
Strawberry muffins are sure to be a hit! My kids love muffins.
Yogurt Flatbread Pizza Heart
This is super creative - a breakfast flatbread! Made heart shaped for extra aesthetic!
Cinnamon Roll Waffles for Valentine's Day
Cinnamon rolls + waffles = a match made in heaven
Serve mini pancakes and fruit on a skewer for a simple breakfast that feels special!
More Valentine’s Day fun:
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- Valentine’s Day crafts for preschoolers
- Valentine’s Day crafts for toddlers
- Valentine’s Day treat recipes for kids
- Valentine’s Day breakfast ideas for kids
- Valentines Day Dinner recipes for kids
- Valentines Day science experiment for kids
- Free Valentines Day printables for preschoolers
- Valentines day cards for preschoolers to make
- Valentines day activities for preschoolers
- The best Valentines Day books for Preschoolers
- Ways to celebrate Valentines Day with a baby
- How to celebrate your first Valentines Day after having a baby
What are you doing for a fun Valentines breakfast this year?
Thanks for reading!