Quick Diabetic Breakfast Ideas

Quick Diabetic Breakfast Ideas that can be made that are nutritious can be made in the time it takes to put on your shoes.

Please don't go without breakfast, every diabetic needs to maintain energy levels,a healthy breakfast in the morning provides the energy you require. For the sake of 5 minutes you can have a nutritious healthy breakfast that will sustain your capacity to work at higher levels until a lunchtime meal break.

Even when time is short it is just not worth reducing your energy levels by missing meals. Diabetics whether you are type1 or type 2 your body requires you to maintain a regular food intake to maintain and generate powers of concentration effort and energy to fulfill your work ethic even when time is tight.

Quick Diabetic Breakfast Idea Suggestions

Here are some pointers to bear in mind so you can start your day out with a quick, nutritious meal that will keep you energized throughout the morning.


No need for a shop full but be prepared and have some on hand,just in case

Quick Diabetic Breakfast Ideas


Stock Your Kitchen in readiness for when time is short

Allays make breakfast at home when possible, keep your kitchen stocked with some healthy staples foods so you can prepare meals in minutes Pick a few foods that you like from the list below and keep them on hand.


  • Fresh fruit — whole fruit like apples, banana, or citrus fruits oranges, Clementine s, pears, nectarines and peaches etc so you can grab and go in minutes
  • Frozen fruit — Always keep handy a bag or two of various fruits available in your freezer to use as smoothies or to mix with light yoghurt
  • Dried fruits and nuts — raisins, dried cranberries, etc. are great mixed with oatmeal or mixed with nuts

Whole Grains

  • Quick oats — in single-serving packs or a bulk container (quick oats can be ready in less than 2 minutes)
  • 100% wholemeal sliced bread and wheat tortilla wraps
  • Unsweetened whole grain or bran cereal


  • Unsalted nuts.Try dry roasted walnuts, pecans, almonds, peanuts or a mix
  • Peanut butter and/or almond butter, butters or spreads made from nuts 
  • Unsalted nuts — try dry roasted walnuts, pecans, almonds, peanuts or a mix
  • Peanut butter and/or almond butter.The combination of protein and fat .in these products will keep you feeling full.
  • Try to use whole almonds rather than Blanched almonds

Dairy products & Eggs

  • Eggs, protein boiled, scrambled or poached they cook quickly and in minutes ready to eat
  • Skim or 1% milk soy-milk or almond milk are also good options,
  • Light/non-fat yoghurt plain is best, flavoured is second best some varieties will have more carbohydrate
  • Cottage cheese or Greek Feta cheese try 1% or 2% low-fat cottage cheese.


  • Frozen peppers, peas and onions you can add these to egg sandwiches, wraps or omelets
  • Fresh tomatoes with egg sandwiches and lettuce with cubes of cottage cheese or Feta type cheeses.

Quick Diabetic Breakfast Ideas

Tip you can make food to go,before you go or even the night before you go.

Food To Go

Try an egg and cheese breakfast sandwich with some lettuce or fresh green herb leaves or wrap. Add extra veggies shredded carrot

Mix in some fresh or dried fruit or mixed nuts with yoghurt.

Make a refreshing large refreshing smoothie with fresh or dried fruit you can sip on the way to work and through the morning. It takes just a few minutes to prepare!

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