Mother’s Day is the perfect opportunity for husbands to honor and spoil their beloved wives. As a loving hubby, you use this Mothering Sunday to make your lovely wife feel extra special by surprising her with healthy breakfast ideas that are sure to bring a smile to her face.
After all, it’s her day, and nothing can elate her spirits more than being made to feel appreciated by the closest person in her life. If a delicious breakfast made by her man is anything close to what sweeps her off her feet, then this piece is for you.
Read on for some amazing Mother’s Day breakfast ideas you could easily use to surprise the love of your life and the mother of your kids.
1. Keep it Simple, Delicious, and Healthy
Don’t stress over extravagant breakfasts. You can whip up something wholesome and scrumptious for the most important person in your life! Try making a lightly seasoned omelet filled with veggies or some cheesy scrambled eggs topped with boiled ham. Mix things up a bit by adding your favorite herbs, spices, or even hot sauce.
And if time is an issue, there are plenty of ready-made foods that you can quickly prepare for busy mornings. Plus, now more than ever, companies have increased their focus towards providing healthy meals— even including essential vitamins and minerals!
For example, granola bowls come in various flavors, such as honey almond, and berry coconut. Happy Mother’s Day surprise cooking!
2. Get the Kids Involved – Have Them Help Cook & Serve!
If you are blessed enough to have kids at home, don’t leave them out of all the festivities. Instead, let them help spiffy up mom’s breakfast surprise on her special day. Allow them to pick out flavorings, like cinnamon for muffins and sprinkles for waffles, something that they know their mamma will definitely love.
They may even want to carry these goodies straight into bed on Mother’s Day eve, in preparation for a mind-blowing surprise for mommy the next morning.
3. Get Creative with Sweet Breakfast Treats
Looking to surprise your wife this Mother’s Day with a delectable homemade breakfast she won’t soon forget? Why not bake some fluffy French toast, or light and airy pancakes? You can customize the topping to her liking, perhaps with fresh fruits, gooey syrup-dipped berries, and chocolate chips!
4. Pamper Her with Coffee and Other Beverages
Coffee lovers rejoice: nothing can kickstart a day better than having coffee ready when your eyes open first thing in the morning! Especially when made with fresh ground coffee beans prepared conveniently beforehand, it’s almost always sure to create a wow factor.
As a delightful surprise, fill her favorite mug with a custom-made cappuccino, artfully sculpted on the surface according to your spouse’s favorite character or animal. Think perhaps of a teddy bear pattern to show how much she is loved and cherished!
5. Spoil Mom with a Combo You Can Both Enjoy!
Delight the two of you and make breakfast extra special this Mother’s Day. Try whipping up a popular classic combo. You can, for instance, do eggs in purgatory, served with sourdough toast topped with melted mozzarella cheese or avocado slices.
Looking to dress it up? Start by slowly cooking onions, bell peppers, and mushrooms… then throw in scrambled eggs for an easy one-skillet meal that’s full of flavor. Your wife (and taste buds) will thank you later!
Serve the nourishing feast alongside some savory hollandaise sauce on top of beautifully buttered English muffins.
6. Show Your Beloved She Is Special – Surprise Her with Breakfast in Bed Along With Flowers
Take your chance to make this Mother’s Day extra special for your better half and surprise her with breakfast in bed! Prepare some freshly brewed coffee, accompanied by a bouquet of Mothers Day roses to give the whole experience a complete romantic touch.
You can also show her that it’s not just breakfast you had planned. Consider gifting mom a new favorite book or having a relaxing spa bath right beforehand to treat her even more! A little extra effort will go a long way— so don’t forget to put on some music while serving up the meal.
Use coordinated tea towels, linen placemats, and fancy silverware. These minor details can transform an ordinary morning into something your wife will treasure forever!
7. Personalize Her Breakfast – “Let Her Create It”
Yet another way to make your wife feel extra special this Mother’s Day, go ahead and ask her what she would like for breakfast. The personalized touch of having her favorite fresh ingredients included can make all the difference! You could also suggest cooking something together, but be the one to serve her, of course with an extra item or two that she wasn’t aware of.
And, it doesn’t need to be complicated or gourmet… just share some quality time while cooking something as a team. Don’t forget to add a glowing candle or two on the dining table, so you can both enjoy an intimate environment in the company of each other as you celebrate this momentous day!
You might not exactly win the “Husband of the Year award” but these breakfast surprise tips can go a long way in making sure every moment counts this Mother’s Day. Bon Appetit!