Father’s day is coming up, and who wants to wait for hours to get a table at the local diner when you could create the ideal breakfast right from home in your pajamas? And if you've got a dad in your life who loves meat, rest assured that he has never had bacon this way. From the fit dad who wants to fuel up before a day full of father's day activities to the papa who's more into a sweet, decadent breakfast, we've got a bacon recipe that is sure to knock his socks off. Plus, wouldn’t it be nice for you and the kids to show your appreciation by making him a nice breakfast in bed, followed by family cuddles in bed?
Check out the recipes below for some creative ways to wow the dad in your life with a bacon breakfast-in-bed surprise he won’t soon forget.
Huevos Rancheros Breakfast Sandwich
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Who knew breakfast could make you feel like you're on vacation? Take him south of the border with this Mexican-inspired Huevos Rancheros Breakfast Sandwich by Closetcooking.com. This new spin on the dish features the classic flavors of Huevos Rancheros with a mashup of refried beans, guacamole, and fresh salsa ranchera on a muffic. And of course, no breakfast sandwich is complete without bacon. Learn how to make this recipe here.
Pull-Apart Bacon French toast Muffins
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We know we had you at bacon, but bacon on French toast? With just a few ingredients and a total prep and cook time of 25 minutes, nothing beats these easy Pull-Apart Bacon French Toast Muffins from Recipetineats.com. These muffins are the perfect alternative to any boring diner French toast. Nagi Maehashi, the food blogger behind this masterpiece, even says the treat is "like French toast, a muffin, and pull-apart bread had a baby." And you can prep breakfast for the whole family in just one muffin tray. Need we say more? Find the full recipe here.
Crescent Bacon Breakfast Ring
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Those unused cans of Pillsbury crescent rolls in the fridge finally have a fun, new purpose. Dad is sure to love a slice of this Crescent Bacon Breakfast Ring from Jocooks.com. And the good news is there will be enough for everyone to enjoy. This recipe is super simple and quick, and you can use just about any ingredients you have lying around — just don’t forget the bacon! Find the full recipe here.
Hashbrown Egg Nests
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Have a big Father’s Day outing planned? Fuel up for the festivities with these Hash Brown Egg Nests from Thecookingjar.com. These nests are made in just one cupcake sheet, so you won’t be wasting any extra time with cleanup. And who doesn’t love the combination of runny eggs with crispy hash brown potatoes? Top the warm nests with bacon and chilled avocado slices for a delicious bite that will pump you full of all-day energy. Follow the full recipe here.
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And last but not least, who needs plain old pancakes on Father’s Day when you could have these meat-laden Mancakes from Ohbiteit.com instead? These beer-batter Mancakes are especially designed to please any meat lover: they're stuffed with bacon bits and topped with thick-cut bacon, then slathered with whiskey-maple syrup. The combination of fluffy, buttery pancakes, rich syrup, and salty, crunchy bacon is guaranteed to serve up happiness. Find the recipe here.