If you’re like us, waking up in the morning is no easy feat, and it takes a considerable amount of talent to try and look presentable while also having a bite of breakfast before you rush out the door.
Luckily, there are geniuses out there who feel your pain, and have invented machines that can at least attempt to make our mornings easier by cooking breakfast while we’re taking a shower; or doodads that can help you make big batches of food especially if you have children.
The seemingly non-morning people (lol how could they be ‘morning’ people if they were trying to find gadgets that could make mornings easier on them?) over at Business Insider helps you narrow down your choices and find out what you need the most with their helpful, breakfast –and-beyond- making product recommendations :
Holstein Housewares HF-09010B Fun Omelet Maker
Omelets are amazing to have for breakfast because you can just stuff whatever savory ingredients you want into an egg. But the prepping, then the frying, then the washing, ugh who has time for that, really?
Luckily, the Holstein double omelet maker makes the job easier on you and whoever you have in the house by going double on the product. And if you have no one to share the other omelet with, hey, breakfast for dinner is a thing now.
Dash Go Rapid Egg Cooker, $23.99 – $24.35
Ok, first off, look at how adorable it is! Sure to get a few oohs and aahs on your countertop, this multi-egg cooker lets everybody have a healthy dose of protein in the morning. Prefer it hard boiled or soft boiled? The machine has settings for that too. Leave it do its thing while you’re getting ready, and come back to yummy eggs ready for placement in salads, spreads, or as is.
Camerons Products Microwave Makin Bacon Cooker, $11.99
Aaah, bacon. It’s good any time of the day, really, but unless you get it already cooked everyday, then you know how much of a pain it is sometimes to make. This little device lessens the cook time of your favorite strip, while ensuring maximum crisp.
Keurig K55 Single Serve Programmable K-Cup Pod Coffee Maker, $92.96
If you live alone, or the rest of the family aren’t really java fiends, then you know how much of a waste a big pot of coffee from the usual coffee makers gets when nobody else wants a cup. The Keurig single-serve allows you to customize your morning cuppa depending on the K-Cup pod, and nothing goes to waste.
Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker, $22.74
Honestly, I’d probably only come up with this device if I were drunk, high, or wanted to be extremely efficient. Place your choice of bread and fillings, and watch the sandwhich magic happen.
FusionBrands Silicone Poach Pods, Set of 2, $8.09
Part vintage, part futuristic looking, these little pods let you make the perfect little blobs of poached egg for your perfectly Instagrammable avocado toast, and get the hassle out of poaching eggs the usual way or through one of those kitchen hack methods. Make it easier on yourself, girlfriend.
Nordic Ware Microwave Omelet Pan, $6.07
Omelets seem to be one of the finer points of the morning; so much that Business Insider featured omelet-making gadgets twice. This one is even more straightforward about giving you your eggs: pop the eggs and fillings of choice, take about two minutes on the microwave, and enjoy.
Nordic Ware Scandinavian Silver Dollar Pancake Pan, $21
Aaah, one piece of kitchen equipment families are sure to love. Ever had young kids scream for their pancakes in the morning? No? Lucky you. But with this product, just pre-mix some pancake batter in a clean, empty ketchup bottle the night before and be a pancake-making queen the next morning.
Micro Egg Microwave Egg Cooking Cup, $7
One of the more nostalgic gadgets in the post, the egg cooking cup of yesteryear gets a microwaveable update to keep it up to par with everybody’s fast lifestyles.
Nutri Ninja Pro, $69.99
The cream of the crop in single-serve breakfast smoothies, this machine lets you take your smoothie on the go as it grinds to perfection in the cup you can just pop off.