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10 Simple and Quick Egg Recipes For Toddlers

Keeping toddlers fed is a challenge. Add in worrying about their nutrition and it's a whole different ball game. Here are 10 nutritious recipes you can try.

Are you looking forward to include eggs in your toddler’s diet? Have you tried giving him eggs earlier but seems like he is not too fond of it? Worry not! Egg is a storehouse of nutrients that are important for your growing toddler. Read on to find out some recipes that your toddler will surely love.

Here is our selection of top ten egg recipes that will leave your toddler asking for more!

1. Eggs On Crackers

It is a delicious and healthy snack option.

You Will Need:

  • Some plain crackers
  • A hard-boiled egg
  • Cooked tuna or chicken (optional)
  • Minced celery
  • Olive oil
  • Yogurt or mayonnaise
  • Salt (optional)

How To:

  • Mash the hard-boiled egg along with all the other ingredients, except the cracker.
  • Place a little scoop on the top of each cracker.
Crackers topped with egg salad

2. Egg In The Hole

It is a quick and easy recipe that requires minimum ingredients.

You Will Need:

  • Two slices of bread
  • Two eggs
  • A pinch of salt
  • Black pepper (optional)
  • Shredded cheese (optional)
  • Butter

How To:

  • Use a cookie cutter to cut out circles in the center of the bread.
  • Heat the pan and add a little butter. Place the bread on this.
  • Take an egg and break it into the hole you made in the bread. Take care not to break the yolk. Sprinkle a little salt and black pepper.
  • Keep the flame low and cook until the bread turns a light crispy brown, and the egg is not raw. You can also toss it over and cook.
  • Add some shredded cheese on top.
Egg-in-a-hole chick made with various items

3. Cinnamon French Toast Sticks

It can be a healthy breakfast or snack option for your toddler to keep his tummy full.

You Will Need:

  • Eggs
  • Non-fat Greek yogurt in your toddler’s favorite flavor
  • Ground cinnamon
  • Pancake syrup of your toddler’s choice of flavor
  • Bread slices

How To:

  • Mix the yogurt and pancake syrup to make a sauce.
  • In a separate bowl, beat the egg and add the yogurt and cinnamon. Blend it together.
  • Cut the bread into wide pieces and dip in this batter. Turn over to coat each side.
  • Add some butter to a pan, and place the bread. Cook on medium heat until the bread turns golden.
  • Serve with the sauce.
French toast sticks with fruit

4. Sunny Side Egg Face:

Add a dashing smile to your toddler’s face with cute eggs!

You Will Need:

  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Cherry tomatoes
  • Green peppers
  • Chopped fresh parsley
  • Shredded cheese
  • Black olives
  • Butter
  • Black pepper

How To:

  • Mix the eggs, milk, and pepper in a bowl.
  • Add the butter to a pan and pour the egg mix.
  • Cover and cook for some minutes until the egg is set. Do not stir.
  • Place the omelet on a cutting board and cut out four circles.
  • Ask your toddler to decorate these as faces. You can help him in this fun activity by suggesting the garnish.
Funny face made from various food items

5. Oatmeal with Eggs

Add some extra protein to your toddler’s breakfast bowl with this recipe.

You Will Need:

  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Cinnamon
  • Oatmeal (Apple flavor)
  • Yogurt in your toddler’s favorite flavor

How To:

  • Mix the egg, cinnamon, and milk in a bowl Add the oatmeal.
  • Heat the paste until it thickens Garnish with yogurt.
Oatmeal being whisked with eggs in a bowl

6. Quiche in a Cup

A delicious and non-messy snack for your toddler.

You Will Need:

  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Cream cheese
  • Whole grain bread
  • Chopped and cooked chicken or ham (optional)
  • Grated cheese
  • Chopped chives

How To:

  • Beat together the eggs and the milk in a cup.
  • Add the cream cheese and mix.
  • Add the bread, meat, and the cheese and mix again.
  • Add the chives and microwave on high heat until the eggs are set.
Egg muffin with vegetables hidden inside

7. EGG CUSTARD

Try this interesting variation of custard.

You Will Need:

  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Vanilla essence
  • Honey
  • Chopped fruits (optional)

How To:

  • Mix all the ingredients and heat on very low flame.
  • Stir continuously and cook until the custard begins to thicken.
  • Remove from heat. Add chopped fruits.
Whipped custard in a small bowl

8. CREAMY EGG SPREAD

Your toddler will drool over this delicious and healthy snack.

You Will Need:

  • Hard-boiled eggs
  • A dip of your toddler’s choice
  • Chopped green onions
  • Salt
  • Pepper (optional)
  • Minced chicken (cooked)
  • Slices of bagel or bread (toasted)

How To:

  • In a food processor, add the eggs, dip, green onions, salt, and pepper.
  • Blend until all are properly mixed.
  • Take the paste out in a bowl and add the chicken on top and mix.
  • Spread this on the bagel or toast.


Egg salad sandwich cut into two triangles

9. Scrambled Eggs with Chicken Patties

Add some egg twist to regular Patties with this delicious recipe.

You Will Need:

  • Patties
  • Eggs
  • Milk
  • Butter
  • Salt
  • Pepper (optional)
  • Shredded or sliced cheese
  • Ketchup (optional)

How To:

  • Cook the patties as per instruction.
  • Mix the eggs, milk, salt, and pepper in a bowl. Melt the butter in a pan and add the egg mix. As the eggs begin to set use a fork to create a shape.
  • Keep doing this until the eggs cook.
  • On a microwave safe plate, keep the patties and put the eggs and cheese on top. Microwave this until the cheese melts. Add the ketchup.
Eggs being scrambled in pan with rubber spatula

10. Spooky Cobweb Eggs

Your toddler will love the effect on the eggs.

You Will Need:

  • Eggs
  • Frozen blueberries
  • Water

How To:

  • Place the eggs in a large saucepan and drown them in cold water.
  • Add the frozen blueberries and boil. Remove from the heat and let it cool.
  • Take out the eggs but do not throw away the water from the pan. Crack the eggs slowly but do not peel out the shell.
  • Place the eggs back in the water and let them stay for at least a couple of hours in the fridge.
  • Peel and serve egg cobwebs to your toddler.
Eggs topped with black spiders made from food

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