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Kickstart Your Mornings with These 6 Summertime Breakfast Ideas at New Albany

With the arrival of summer, we’re greeted by an abundance of fresh fruits and ingredients ripe for the picking. What better way to savor these delicious berries, melons, and fresh picks than with a hearty breakfast? Give your mornings a boost at our New Albany apartments with these delectable summer breakfast recipes.


Classic Buttermilk Blueberry Pancakes

Serves: 12

Time: Prep: 15 minutes Cook: 10 minutes Total: 25 minutes


  • A full list of ingredients can be found at the provided link.

Details: “Every Saturday, my dad treats us to his signature blueberry pancakes. The unique mix of oats, cornmeal, and buttermilk not only adds a delightful texture but also a delicious heartiness,” mentions the chef. This is an ideal summer treat for blueberry lovers. Yum! Access the complete recipe here.

Berry Fusion Smoothie

Serves: 2

Time: Approximately 6 minutes


  • 1 and ½ cups apple juice
  • 1 banana
  • 1 and ½ cups frozen mixed berries
  • ¾ cup Greek yogurt
  • Optional honey and mint for garnish

Details: Blend all ingredients to achieve your desired consistency. Feel free to garnish your smoothie with a hint of honey or a minty touch. A wonderful, revitalizing start to your day! Discover the full recipe here.

Waffle Dippers with Peaches ‘n’ Cream

Serves: 6

Time: Prep: 30 minutes Cook: 5 minutes per batch


  • For a comprehensive list of ingredients, refer to the full recipe link.

Details: “These are a brunch favorite for many—although peaches are my personal preference, feel free to swap in strawberries or blueberries. Dipping crispy waffle strips into a smooth, creamy dip is enjoyable for all ages,” the recipe’s creator shares. Imagine starting your day dunking waffle strips into a peaches and cream dip. Absolutely sublime. Get the full recipe here.

Tropical Fruit and Oatmeal Bowl

Serves: 2

Time: Prep: 5 minutes Cook: 5 minutes Total: 10 minutes


  • Rolled oats
  • ¼ cup coconut milk
  • 1 banana
  • ½ mango
  • 1 kiwi
  • ¼ cup pineapple
  • Coconut flakes
  • 2 tablespoons fresh raspberries

Details: Begin with preparing your oatmeal as instructed on the package, then enhance it with coconut milk and an optional sweetener of your choice. Top with assorted fresh fruits and a sprinkle of coconut flakes for a tropical, fruity, and nutritious breakfast bowl. The full recipe can be found here.

Hearty Summer Breakfast Skillet

Serves: 4

Time: Prep: 20 minutes Cook: 15 minutes Total: 35 minutes


  • ½ pound chorizo
  • Sweet yellow and red peppers
  • Onion
  • 3 medium tomatoes
  • 2 small zucchini
  • Garlic, paprika, salt, and pepper
  • 4 eggs
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese

Details: For steps on how to create this delectable masterpiece, refer to the provided link for the full set of instructions. The complete recipe can be discovered here.

Sweet Summer Strawberry Cobbler

Serves: 8

Time: Prep: 15 minutes Cook: 35 minutes Total: 50 minutes


  • Sugar
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • ½ cup lemon juice
  • 3 cups strawberries
  • Butter
  • Flour
  • Milk
  • Baking powder

Details: Start by preheating the oven to 375 degrees. Toss the strawberries with sugar, cornstarch, and lemon juice until well-coated. Transfer to a buttered baking dish, adding dollops of butter before topping with the dough mixture. Bake until golden, for a delightful sweet finish to your breakfast. Grab the full recipe here.

Indulge in these summertime breakfast delights at our New Albany apartments and start each day on a delicious note. Visit the Estates at New Albany today to see our beautiful community and floor plans.

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