Breakfast for your Toddler

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  • Try our menu ideas for nutritious breakfasts for your Toddler.

Just woke up and haven’t decided what to feed your Toddler for breakfast yet? We have seven days of nutritious breakfast menus to help your child start the day right.

These convenient and easy-to-follow breakfasts are customized to your child’s stage of development and contain food groups and nutrients that Toddlers need.

Idea 1

  • 1 GERBER® BREAKFAST BUDDIES® Hot Cereal with Real Fruit – Apple Cinnamon Flavor 
  • ¼ cup sliced banana
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GOOD START® Grow Nutritious Toddler Drink 

Make sure your Toddler gets the nutrients she needs with menus that are nutritionally balanced for her stage.


Idea 2

  • GERBER® GRADUATES GRABBERS® Squeezable Fruit – Banana Blueberry 
  • ¼ cup GERBER® LIL’ BITS® Cereal—Oatmeal Apple Cinnamon 
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GOOD START® Grow Nutritious Toddler Drink 


Idea 3

  • ½ slice whole-wheat bread, toasted
  • ¼ cup chopped or sliced tomatoes, fresh, cut to ¼" dice
  • ½ easy omelet, cut to bite-sized pieces (1 egg, ⅛ cup shredded cheddar cheese, ⅛ cup low-fat milk, ½ Tbsp. olive oil)
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GOOD START® Grow Nutritious Toddler Drink 


Idea 4
 

  • ⅓ cup orange juice
  • 1 whole wheat pancake (4" diameter), cut to bite-sized pieces
  • 1 or 2 sticks GERBER® LIL’ STICKS®—Meat Sticks
  • 2 Tbsp. margarine
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GOOD START® Grow Nutritious Toddler Drink 


Idea 5

  • ½ cup milk
  • 1 bowl GERBER®  BREAKFAST BUDDIES® Hot Cereal with Fruit— Apple Cinnamon


Idea 6

  • ¼ cup orange juice
  • ½ tray of GERBER® Fruit Pick-Ups™—Diced Apples
  • 1 container GERBER® Yogurt Blends Snack—Banana Vanilla


Idea 7

  • ¼ cup hearty bits cereal
  • ¼ cup diced, ripe cantaloupe, cut to ¼" dices
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GOOD START® Grow Nutritious Toddler Drink 

 

Keep in mind the amounts listed are a guide. It’s important for you to follow your Toddler’s hunger and fullness cues.

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