Breakfast for your Toddler

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  • Follow 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 menus are customized to your child’s stage of development and contain food groups and nutrients that Toddlers need.

Idea 1

  • 1 jar GERBER® 3RD FOODS®—Apples & Cinnamon with Oatmeal
  • ¼ cup sliced banana
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GRADUATES® Protect—Powder Formula

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


Idea 2

  • 1 bar GERBER® GRADUATES® Fruit Strips™—Strawberry: naturally flavored with other natural flavors
  • ¼ cup sliced banana
  • ¼ cup GERBER® Lil’ Bits® Cereal—Oatmeal Apple Cinnamon
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GRADUATES® Protect—Powder Formula


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 tablespoon olive oil)
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GRADUATES® Protect—Powder Formula


Idea 4
 

  • ⅓ cup orange juice
  • 1 whole wheat pancake (4" diameter), cut to bite-sized pieces
  • 1 GERBER® GRADUATES® Lil’ Sticks®—Meat Sticks
  • 2 teaspoons margarine
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GRADUATES® Protect—Powder Formula


Idea 5

  • ½ cup milk
  • 1 bowl GERBER® GRADUATES® Breakfast Buddies® Hot Cereal with Fruit— Apple Cinnamon


Idea 6

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


Idea 7

  • ¼ cup toasted oat cereal
  • ¼ cup diced, ripe cantaloupe, cut to ¼" dices
  • 4 fl. oz. whole milk or breastmilk or GERBER® GRADUATES® Protect—Powder Formula

 

Keep in mind this is only a guide. It’s important for you to follow your Toddler’s hunger and fullness cues.

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