5 quick and easy breakfast-in-bed recipes for Father’s Day

Posted on June 15th, 2018

Let dad sleep in on Sunday and treat him to one of these delicious breakfast-in-bed recipes.

5 quick and easy breakfast-in-bed recipes for Father's Day

If you’re spending Father’s Day at home this year, you can still spoil dad. We round-up some quick and easy breakfast-in-bed recipes you can whip up in the kitchen with a little help from the kids.

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Smashed avo with charred sweetcorn and Mexican flavours on sourdough toast

You can even add bacon to this recipe if it’s one of Dad’s favourite breakfast foods.

 Avo on sourdough toast

Click here for the recipe.

Stuffed bacon and cheese French toast

This is a firm favourite of the Living and Loving dads.

*Makes 3 French toast sandwiches


  • 6 slices of bread
  • 3 eggs
  • A little milk
  • Salt and pepper
  • 250g diced bacon
  • Grated cheese
  • Onion marmalade (we like the one from Woolworths)


  • Beat the eggs, milk and salt and pepper together.
  • Fry the bacon bits.
  • Dip one side of each slice of bread in the egg mixture.
  • Spread the dry side of each slice of bread with onion marmalade.
  • Scoop some bacon bits on three of the bread slices and add grated cheese.
  • Close the sandwich with the other slice of bread (egg-dipped side upwards).
  • Fry the sandwiches in a frying pan with some oil until golden brown on both sides.
  • Serve with fresh juice or coffee.

Bacon and cheese stuffed French Toast

Breakfast pitas

They’re quick and easy to make and you can add all Dad’s favourite ingredients.

Breakfast pitas

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Crumpets with crispy marmalade bacon

 Surprise Dad with this scrumptious recipe. You’ll never make crumpets any other way again!


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Portabella omelette

If Dad likes eating healthy, he’ll love this portabella mushroom omelette.

Portabella omelette

Click here for the recipe.

About Xanet Scheepers

Xanet is an award-winning journalist and Living and Loving’s digital editor. She has won numerous awards for her health and wellness articles and was a finalist for the Discovery Journalist of the Year in 2009 and again in 2011 for the Discovery Best Health Consumer Reporting and Feature Writing category. She is responsible for our online presence across social media channels and makes sure our moms have fresh and interesting articles to read every day.