10 Delicious Crock-Pot Breakfasts for a Cook-Free Christmas Morning

Liz Alterman | Dec 4, 2014 Food & Party

family eatingIf your home is anything like mine on Christmas morning, it starts with a mad dash to the tree, followed by the furious opening of presents, and culminates in a rousing chorus of "What's for breakfast, Mom??"

Because so often I've put more effort into stuffing those stockings and thinking about Christmas dinner, I have nothing but freezer-burned waffles to serve for breakfast -- not exactly the festive treat the family was hoping for. But this year, all that will change thanks to my Crock-Pot.

christmas breakfastWe've found some delicious and simple recipes that will either cook themselves through the (silent) night or only require a few early morning hours. Imagine waking up to the heavenly scents of sweet cinnamon or savory ham and brie? Are you drooling at the thought of it? If so, check out our slideshow and then tell us: What's your go-to Christmas morning breakfast recipe? 


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