What better time for brunch than Mother’s Day? Whether it’s breakfast in bed, or a larger group of friends and family, here are some great recipes to make the perfect Mother’s Day brunch!

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I think brunch might be one of my favorite things. Eggs, carbs, fresh fruit and maybe even a fun cocktail. It really doesn’t get any better than that. And if brunch is accompanied by sleeping in? Even better.

Brunch has become a beloved culinary tradition, and what better occasion to indulge in a leisurely mid-morning meal than on Mother’s Day? Whether you’re planning to surprise mom with breakfast in bed or hosting a gathering with family and friends, a brunch spread is the perfect way to celebrate and show your appreciation.

To help you plan the perfect Mother’s Day brunch, we’ve curated a list of easy brunch recipes.

If this doesn’t make you hungry for brunch, I’m really not sure what will. Enjoy! And happy Mother’s Day to all you moms out there. I hope you get to sleep past seven

If you’re looking for my great brunch recipes, I have a ton over on my other site, Pancake Recipes.

Two hibiscus mimosas against a white background.

Hibiscus Mimosa

5 from 4 votes
This beautiful mimosa is shockingly easy to make and will wow everyone!
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Two French 75 cocktails garnished with lemon twists.

French 75

5 from 2 votes
Another pretty prosecco-based drink that many moms would love! This one packs a slightly stronger punch, so keep that in mind.
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French toast skewers sprinkled with powdered sugar, maple syrup on side.

Chai French Toast Skewers

5 from 2 votes
The skewer presentation is optional, but super fun and perfect for breakfast in bed!
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Cinnamon swirl bread cut into slices.

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

5 from 2 votes
Is there anything more delicious than homemade yeast bread? Cinnamon swirl bread is absolutely heavenly, with a beautiful vein of rich cinnamon running through it.
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A slice of baked french toast on a plate with a casserole dish in the background.

Overnight French Toast Casserole

4.50 from 6 votes
Take it easy on yourself and prep breakfast the night before! This French toast casserole is the perfect make-ahead recipe for Mother's Day.
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French toast stacked three high on a white plate, topped with a pat of butter and powdered sugar.

French Toast Recipe

4.54 from 69 votes
If your mom loves the classics, you have to try this French toast! It's the best.
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Perfect for spring, this asparagus gruyere tart is a show-stopping addition to any brunch or appetizer table. You won't believe how easy it is to make! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Asparagus Gruyère Tart with Balsamic Glaze

4.67 from 15 votes
If the mom in your life prefers savory items (hi, it's me), try this asparagus gruyere tart!
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Spoon scooping out cheesy potatoes in a slow cooker.

CrockPot Cheesy Potatoes Recipe

4.69 from 32 votes
If you're serving a larger group, these crockpot cheese potatoes are always a huge crowd pleaser!
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Two blueberry muffins with cream cheese filling.

Blueberry Cream Cheese Muffins

5 from 2 votes
Muffins with a little surprise in the inside! We absolutely love these muffins.
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Square of baked oatmeal on a white plate, topped with yogurt and fresh blueberries.

Baked Oatmeal Recipe – with flavor ideas!

4.84 from 6 votes
This baked oatmeal can be prepped ahead, making for a delicious, easy, and healthy morning!
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Spinach quiche on a pie server, held above the rest of the quiche.

Spinach Quiche with Cornmeal Crust

4.42 from 12 votes
An easy-to-make cornmeal crust really elevates this simple spinach quiche. You may never go back to a regular pie crust.
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Slice of crustless quiche on a plate with english muffin and bacon.

Crustless Quiche (with flavor options)

4.75 from 8 votes
This easy-to-make crustless quiche is packed full of flavor with tender spinach, sweet caramelized onions, sun dried tomatoes and two kinds of cheese. It's gluten-free, too!
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Pizza at brunch - what could be better? This white pizza frittata has all the flavors of pizza that you love in an irresistible and filling baked egg frittata. Brunch perfection! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

White Pizza Frittata

5 from 1 vote
Pizza in frittata form! Everyone loves this one and it's perfect for Mother's Day.
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Ham, Spinach, and Cheese Egg Boat Recipe

5 from 1 vote
If you're serving a smaller group and don't want to make a big egg casserole, this is the perfect substitute!
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Shallow round white bowl containing citrus salad, garnished with mint.

Citrus Salad with Mint, Honey, and Lime

4.50 from 18 votes
Brunch can tend to be a heavy and rich meal. This easy and sunshiny citrus salad is a great touch of freshness.
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Layered strawberry shortcake on a white plate.

Easy Shortcakes Recipe – for Strawberry Shortcake

4.65 from 17 votes
You can't go wrong with the classics! This strawberry shortcake checks every box.
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Image of layered strawberry and vanilla ice cream terrine topped with roasted strawberries. Arranged on a white rectangular plate.

Ice Cream Terrine with Roasted Strawberries

5 from 4 votes
This dessert looks oh-so-fancy but it's really incredibly easy. A win for you and a win all the moms in your life!
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86 Comments

  1. MaryB says:

    I’d make my favorite – a latte!

  2. Anna K says:

    I’d make a Café Mocha! :)

  3. Tyneisha Fondren says:

    I’d make hazelnut coffee!!