Teddy Bear Toast: A Cute Breakfast Idea


Start your day with a smile with our Teddy Bear Toast! This cute breakfast idea is not only delicious but also a joy to look at. Perfect for kids and the young at heart, these adorable toasts feature a teddy bear face made with healthy, tasty toppings. They're quick to prepare, fun to assemble, and sure to bring delight to your breakfast table. Make mornings more bearable with this charming and nutritious treat!

Teddy Bear Toast: A Cute Breakfast Idea

Preparation and Cooking Times

  • Preparation Time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 2-3 minutes (for toasting)
  • Total Time: 12-13 minutes

Number of Servings and Serving Size

  • Makes 4 Teddy Bear Toasts
  • Serving Size: 1 Toast per person


  • 4 slices of whole wheat bread
  • 2 bananas, sliced (for ears and nose)
  • 16 blueberries (for eyes and nose)
  • 4 tablespoons of almond butter (or any nut butter)

Method of Preparation

  1. Toast the slices of whole wheat bread to your desired level of crispiness.
  2. Once toasted, spread a tablespoon of almond butter evenly over each slice.
  3. For the bear's ears, place two banana slices at the top corners of each toast.
  4. Add a single banana slice in the middle of each toast for the bear's nose.
  5. Use two blueberries for the eyes and one for the tip of the nose on each toast.
  6. Serve the Teddy Bear Toasts immediately, bringing a joyful start to the day!

Tips for Culinary Success

  • Encourage kids to help in making their teddy bear faces for a fun morning activity.
  • Experiment with different fruits and spreads to customize your bears. For example, strawberries or apple slices can also make great additions.
  • For a nut-free version, use cream cheese or sunflower seed butter.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Can I make these toasts with gluten-free bread? Absolutely! Just substitute the whole wheat bread with your favorite gluten-free variety.
  • What other nut butters can I use? Feel free to use peanut butter, cashew butter, or sunflower seed butter as alternatives.
  • How can I add more protein to these toasts? Sprinkle a little chia seeds or hemp seeds over the almond butter for an extra protein boost.
  • Are there any alternatives for blueberries? Small dark chocolate chips or raisins make good substitutes for blueberries.