The weekday morning struggle is real—getting everyone out the door, fully dressed, with everything they need on time is a miracle in itself. Turn the chaos into calm by making breakfast ahead of time. We’ve found putting in extra time the night before or on the weekend will make your mornings run smoother. Click through the slideshow below for breakfast inspo that’ll get everyones day started out on the right foot.

Apple Pie Oatmeal Smoothie

The kids will love this smoothie from The Stay at Home Chef—it tastes like apple pie in a glass! The recipe keeps the sugar to a minimum, making it a healthy way to start the day. Click here to grab the recipe.

photo: The Stay at Home Chef

What’s your go-to make-ahead breakfast for busy mornings? Let us know below.

—Susie Foresman