Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

What better time for brunch than Mother’s Day? Find 100 great brunch recipes here to celebrate Mother’s Day or any other occasion.

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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. But I wouldn’t know anything about that. Sleeping in to me is 7AM. If my kids sleep until 7AM, I am literally JUMPING FOR JOY.

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.

PS: Read on past the links for a chance to win a Starbucks Verismo 580 Brewer!


French Toast

Baked Apple French Toast Cups {Rachel Cooks}

Strawberry Coconut Crunch Layered French Toast {The Frugal Foodie Mama}

Bananas Foster French Toast {Cravings of A Lunatic}

Buttermilk Baked French Toast Topped with a side of Bacon and Eggs {Cooking on the Weekends}

Overnight Blueberry Baked French Toast {Alida’s Kitchen}

Mimosa French Toast {Beyond Frosting}

Stuffed Nutella French Toast {Cook Like a Champion}

Creme Brûlée French Toast {Dessert for Two}

Rum Raisin Waffled French Toast {Dessert for Two}

Gooey Cinnamon Roll French Toast Casserole {Oh Sweet Basil}

Apple Pie French Toast Casserole {Baked By Rachel}

Peach Cobbler French Toast Casserole {Oh Sweet Basil}

Clementine Vanilla Bean Yogurt Cake on


Clementine Vanilla Bean Yogurt Cake {Rachel Cooks}

Peach Spice Coffee Cake {Rachel Cooks}

Banana Chocolate Chip Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting {Rachel Cooks}

Rhubarb and Nutmeg Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting {Rachel Cooks}

White Cake with Lemon Frosting and Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting {Rachel Cooks}

Petite Pistachio and Vanilla Bean Cheesecakes {Kailley’s Kitchen}

Lemon Strawberry Pound Cake with Chocolate Ganache {Flavor Mosaic}

Lemon Ginger Bundt Cake {Spoonful of Flavor}

Oatmeal Coffee Cake {Yummy Healthy Easy}

Sour Cream Coffee Cake {Taste and Tell}

Healthy Apple Bran Muffins -- Make these your breakfast tomorrow! Find the recipe on


Apple Bran Muffins {Rachel Cooks}

Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Muffins {Rachel Cooks}

Blueberry Wheat Bran Muffins {Rachel Cooks}

Cookie Butter “Chip” Muffins {Rachel Cooks}

Apple Cider Muffins {Rachel Cooks}

Pumpkin Cheddar Muffins {Rachel Cooks}

Apple Cinnamon Streusel Muffins {Baked By Rachel}

Cookie Butter Lava Whole Wheat Banana Muffins {Keep It Sweet Desserts}

Perfect Chocolate Chip Muffins {Keep It Sweet Desserts}

Blueberry Lemon Curd Muffins {Texanerin Baking}

Pancake Souffle Muffins with Strawberry Maple Syrup {A Healthy Life For Me}

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Breads, Scones, Pastries

Carrot Cake Scones {Rachel Cooks}

Bacon Cheddar Scones {Farmgirl Gourmet for Rachel Cooks}

Giant Cinnamon Streusel Scones {Miss in the Kitchen for Rachel Cooks}

Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Bread {Rachel Cooks}

Healthy Chocolate Banana Bread {Rachel Cooks}

Cranberry Walnut Oat Bread {Rachel Cooks}

Strawberry Danish {Karen’s Kitchen Stories}

Mini Pancetta Cheddar Chive Scones {Karen’s Kitchen Stories}

Meyer Lemon Poppy Seed Pull Apart Bread {Lemons for Lulu}

Brie Nutella Rolls {Wine and Glue}

Banana Bacon Cinnamon Roll Roses {Snappy Gourmet}

Spinach Goat Cheese Swirl Rolls {The Law Student’s Wife}

Samoa Scones {Food Faith Fitness}

Raspberry Almond Scones {Two Peas and Their Pod}

Ham and Cheese Scones {Nutmeg Nanny}

Lemon Monkey Bread {Julie’s Eats and Treats}

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Crepes, Pancakes, Waffles

Apple Spice Quinoa Pancakes {Rachel Cooks}

Hummingbird Pancakes {Dessert for Two for Rachel Cooks}

Oatmeal Cookie Pancakes with Cinnamon Butter {Bake Your Day for Rachel Cooks}

Lemon Poppy Seed Pancakes {Fake Ginger for Rachel Cooks}

Carrot Cake Pancakes {Budget Gourmet Mom for Rachel Cooks}

Bananas Foster Crepes {Diethood}

Strawberry Crepes {Barbara Bakes}

Lemon Ricotta Pancakes {Barbara Bakes}

Almond Ricotta Pancakes {Nutmeg Nanny}

Whole Grain Banana Waffles {The Lemon Bowl}

Cookie Dough Pancakes {Tracey’s Culinary Adventures for Rachel Cooks}


Other Sweet Treats

Rhubarb cardamom Shortbread Bars {Rachel Cooks}

Berry Blintz Breakfast Enchiladas {Sugar Dish Me}

Apple Fritter Breakfast Casserole {Wonky Wonderful}

Honey Whole Wheat Strawberry Shortcakes {Simple Bites}

Mini Brownie Fruit Pizzas {Inside BruCrew Life}

Cinnamon Bun Bread Pudding {Swirls of Flavor}

Beautiful Breakfast Tart {The View From Great Island}

Fruit Salsa Yogurt Cups {Inside BruCrew Life}


Eggs: Omelets, Quiche, Frittata

Spinach Quiche with a Cornmeal Crust {Rachel Cooks}

Asparagus Leek Frittata {Rachel Cooks}

Mini Frittatas with Spinach and Red Pepper {Rachel Cooks}

Baked Omelet Florentine with Feta and Capers {Swirls of Flavor}

Mini Veggie Quiche Muffins {Flavor Mosaic}

Red Pepper and Baked Egg Galettes {The View From Great Island}

Potato Crusted Eggs Florentine with Prosciutto {Cooking on the Weekends}

Caramelized Red Onion Asparagus Frittata {Cooking on the Weekends}

Bow Tie Brunch Eggs {Apron Strings}

Roasted Vegetable Crustless Quiche with Basil and Pine Nuts {An Edible Mosaic}

Spinach and Parmesan Egg Souffle Cups {Spoonful of Flavor}

Mini Frittatas in a Jar with Asparagus & Pancetta {Home Cooking Memories}

Coffee Rubbed Steak and Eggs {Sugar Dish Me}

Apple Cheddar Quiche {Wine and Glue}

Mediterranean Breakfast Egg Cups with Ham {Food Faith Fitness}

Sunburst Spring Vegetable Quiche {The Law Student’s Wife}

Baked Ranchero Eggs with Blistered Pepperjack Cheese {Cook Like a Champion}


Egg Casseroles

Breakfast Casserole with Sausage and Spinach {Rachel Cooks}

Smoked Salmon and Vegetable Egg Casserole {fANNEtastic Food}

Feta Cheese Egg Casserole {Diethood}

Farmers’ Market Overnight Breakfast Egg Casserole {Two Healthy Kitchens}

Overnight Ham Casserole {Very Culinary}

Make Ahead Eggs Benedict Casserole {Very Culinary}

Bacon Spinach Breakfast Casserole {Sugar Dish Me}

Mushroom, Leek and Goat Cheese Mini Quiche with Phyllo Cups {The Corner Kitchen}

Turkey Club Quiche {Cupcakes and Kale Chips}

Eggs Benedict Strata {Taste and Tell}

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 Other Savory Dishes

Bacon, Leek and Parmesan Whole Wheat Flatbread {Rachel Cooks}

Breakfast Pasta {The View From Great Island}

Gruyere and Asparagus Potato Noodle Casserole {Inspiralized}

Crab Salad Stuffed Avocado {Laylita’s Recipes}

Strawberry Asparagus Salad with Bacon and Almonds {Lexi’s Clean Kitchen}



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  1. I’d make my favorite – a latte!

  2. I’d make a Café Mocha! :)

  3. I’d make hazelnut coffee!!

  4. I would make me a great cup of french roast topped with my own special Shylo’s Mocha Creamer I created and won an award for last year!

  5. I would make a caramel latte.

  6. The first drink I’d make is a latte. Yum!

  7. If I won, the first thing I would make would be a vanilla flavored coffee to use as iced coffee, my favorite :)

  8. How about a Mocha Latte!

  9. I’d make a mocha!

  10. I would make a latte of some sort….oh yum!

  11. I’d make a mocha latte!!

  12. I would try a latte

  13. A french vanilla drink :) yum!

  14. I would make a mocha latte!

  15. Oh…and iced mocha! And explore the rest, latte, espresso, cappuccino, etc. can’t wait to try it.

    amy [at] utry [dot] it

  16. I’d make an espresso!!

  17. Love a vanilla latte.

  18. A delicious cup of caramel latte for me!

  19. A caramel latte, for sure! Thanks for including a couple of my posts in the roundup, too! :)

  20. A mocha latte sounds so great right now!

  21. I would love to make a vanilla latte!

  22. i would make me a plain coffee.

  23. Such a yummy collection of recipes! Thanks for including me. :-)

  24. i’d make a latte…caramel, vanilla, whatever!

  25. I’d make a vanilla latte.

  26. Caramel iced coffee

  27. Thank you for including my mini frittatas in your list! For the Verismo, I would first make a vanilla latte…it’s probably what I would make most often too.

  28. Iced white mocha latte

  29. The first thing I would make is a latte.

  30. I would do my go-to cappuccino! Then experiment with the flavored coffee. Love a mocha and caramel latte! Thanks for the giveaway :)

  31. I would make a mocha cappuccino. ;)

  32. I would love to make a vanilla latte if I win this prize!

  33. Latte

  34. I’d love a mocha latte!

  35. A salted caramel latte

  36. I’m thinking a nice cappuccino~

  37. I would make vanilla latte

  38. I think I’ll hand this list straight to the hubs…think that will get me anywhere? Wonderful round up! Thanks for including me!

  39. I think that I would love to make a vanilla cappuccino, it sound s great to me and I would love to make tea with it also.

  40. Latte — yum!

  41. I would make a vanilla cappuccino.

  42. a caramel latte!

  43. Thanks for sharing this round-up, Rachel! Now I know what I am going to make for Mother’s Day. Thanks for including a few of my recipes :)

  44. I would try a mocha latte

  45. Love the list of mothers day brunch ideas – and the first thing I’d make…well….they have all these fun flavors I’ve been seeing, one of which being a Caramel Macchiato, I’d definitely want to try that!

  46. Mocha latte!

  47. I’d make a mocha.

  48. I’d try a mocha!

  49. I’m a latte fan.

  50. A caramel latte!

  51. Wow! I just love visiting your site! Everything makes me hungry and you are my inspiration Hun! Yum yum yum! I am commenting about the Starbucks Verismo….I’d make any beverage and feel oh so fancy poo doing it. I am a big Starbucks fan but I never pay attention to the machines since they are pricey! This would be a huge treat…thanks so much for the opp, and again…you rock my socks!
    Heather from Ohio :)

  52. id make a vanilla latte!

  53. I would make cappuccino

  54. I would go for a latte first.

  55. I love a good Earl Gray steamer! Of course I like to be difficult at Starbucks.

  56. Starbucks® Verismo™ Coffee Pods, Pike Place Roast, 12/Pack

  57. I can’t drink coffee, so if they have a tea option, I’d make that. I didn’t see any on the staples site.

  58. Make mine a vanilla latte.

  59. An iced coffee!

  60. I would make my yummy cinnamon toast crunch latte.

  61. espresso roast and check out how much crème there is

  62. Decaf espresso roast.

  63. I would make a cinnamon latte! Thanks!

  64. a steaming mug of coffee

  65. I would make soy latte first.

  66. My momma is in a different country, but I will gladly eat all these brunch ideas for her! Thanks for sharing my Mediterranean Egg Cups girlfriend! :)

  67. I would make a caramel latte.

  68. I would make a cappuccino!

  69. Lattes all day, every day!

  70. This is such a great round up, Rachel! I’d love to try your Clementine and Vanilla Bean Yogurt Cake. It looks amazing!

  71. I would make myself a mocha drink.

  72. I cannot get enough brunch lately! Thanks so much for including me in this awesome round up! Pouring another cup of coffee…

  73. I’d start with just a plain coffee and then try a latte.

  74. I’d for sure make a mocha latte!

  75. I would give this to my boss for work so I wouldn’t personally make anything.

  76. I would love to make a caramel latte!

  77. A mocha latte!

  78. Just plain good old coffee. thanks for the giveaway

  79. Plain ol delicious French roast

  80. Plain coffee for me.

  81. I’d make a mocha latte first!

    Thanks for a chance at the giveaway!

  82. I would make me a latte!

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