12 Smart Breakfast Hacks to Speed Up Your Morning

Waking up is hard to do, but your first meal of the day will be easy with these super-smart tips

USE YOUR COFFEE MACHINE FOR OATMEAL

Rather than dither around with your stove or microwave, just pop a small bowl filled with instant oats onto the base of your single-serve coffee machine and select the six-ounce setting. This is a great way to let kids make their own breakfast with minimal potential for danger. For the best flavor and texture, be sure to let the oatmeal steep for a few minutes.