18 Indulgent Ways to Eat Dessert for Breakfast

Treat yourself to these delicious eats, and start your day off on a sweet note. Plus, get more of our favorite easy brunch recipes and best breakfast recipes.

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Life's too short to eat cereal for breakfast every day! From scones to pancakes, these sweet dishes are guaranteed to turn you into a morning person. Here are some of our favorite ways to switch up your morning routine, along with Samantha Merrit's, the blogger behind .

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1 Fruity Pebbles Doughnuts
fruity pebbles doughnuts
Brian Woodcock

It's doughnut time! Trade sprinkles for this rainbow-colored cereal this time around. 

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2 French Toast Crunch Snickerdoodle Sandwiches
French Toast Crunch Snickerdoodle Sandwiches
Brian Woodcock

If these cookies are made with cereal, that means we can eat them for breakfast—right?

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3 Honey Nut Cheerios Turnovers
honey nut cheerios turnovers
Brian Woodcock

These party-ready turnovers are sweeter than honey. 

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4 Blueberry Cream Cheese Muffins
blueberry cream cheese muffins
Courtesy of Sugar Spun Run

They look like ordinary blueberry muffins… until you take a bite and find a cream cheese surprise.

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5 Triple Stack Donut Cake
triple stack donut cake
Courtesy of Sprinkle Bakes

If doughnuts are an acceptable breakfast food, so is this cake.

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6 Cannoli Stuffed French Toast
cannoli stuffed french toast
Courtesy of Two Peas and Their Pod

Take French toast to the next level with fluffy, sweetened ricotta cheese.

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7 Chocolate Scones
chocolate scones
Courtesy of Sugar Spun Run

These chocolate scones, which are packed with semisweet chocolate chips and cloaked in a rich chocolate glaze, are a chocolate lover's dream.

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8 Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Pancakes
peanut butter chocolate chip pancakes
Courtesy of Sugar Spun Run

Who could say no to a chocolate-and-peanut butter breakfast? No one, that's who.

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9 Brownie Batter Breakfast Bake
brownie batter breakfast bake
Courtesy of Running with Spoons

This heavenly dish is easy to make, super chocolatey, and individually sized. (Pssst: It's also vegan!)

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10 Peanut Butter Filled Chocolate Muffins
peanut butter filled chocolate muffins
Courtesy of Sugar Spun Run

This rich chocolate muffin is studded with semisweet chocolate chips and filled with a peanut butter cream cheese filling. We'll take two!

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11 Double Chocolate Dutch Baby with Vanilla Bean Whipped Cream
Courtesy of The Modern Proper

This warm chocolate German pancake is topped with whipped cream—and hard to resist.

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12 Funfetti Cinnamon Rolls
Courtesy of Sugar Spun Run

Light and fluffy, these Funfetti Cinnamon Rolls are a breakfast-time celebration treat.

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13 Raspberry Cream Cheese Coffee Cake
Courtesy of OMG Chocolate Desserts

There's regular coffee cake… and then there's this coffee cake, filled with raspberries and cream cheese.

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14 Dark Chocolate Waffles with Ganache and Strawberries
Courtesy of The Food Charlatan

Any day that starts with this much chocolate for breakfast is going to be a good day.

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15 Baked Snickerdoodle Doughnuts
Courtesy of Sugar Spun Run

Snickerdoodle cookies may not be acceptable for breakfast, but surely there's nothing wrong with a snickerdoodle doughnut, right?

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16 Bananas Foster Scones
Courtesy of A Cookie Named Desire

Leave those dry, crumbly scone recipes in the past, and try out these delectable Bananas Foster scones.

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17 Chocolate Crepes with Peanut Butter Marshmallow Filling and Caramelized Bananas
Courtesy of The Gold Lining Girl

This breakfast dessert is filled with flavors of chocolate, bananas, and peanut butter that will be sure to satisfy your sugar cravings.

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18 Blueberry Breakfast Cake
Courtesy of Sugar Spun Run

Soft, sweet, and packed with blueberries, this melt-in-your-mouth blueberry cake is the most acceptable way to eat cake for breakfast.

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