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The Perfect Mother’s Day Brunch Idea: 18 Irresistible Scone Recipes

When you’re looking for Mother’s Day brunch ideas, you want to find something that says, “This is a breakfast we made just for you.” Nothing too geared toward Dad or the kids. So, smiley-face pancakes are out. At the same time, you want something that the whole family will enjoy, since nobody wants to sit there with just watch mom eat. So this Mother’s Day, try whipping up a batch of homemade scones! They’re a simple, sophisticated breakfast treat the whole family will love. Here are 18 incredible recipes to get you started.

  • Homemade Scones: The Perfect Mother’s Day Brunch Idea! 1 of 19
    18 Homemade Scone Recipes: The Perfect Mother's Day Brunch Idea!

    Scones are a terrific Mother's Day brunch idea try one of these 18 irresistible scone recipes for the big day!

  • Strawberry White Chocolate Chunk Scones 2 of 19
    Strawberry White Chocolate Chunk Scones

    Here's a little tip about Moms: most of them like strawberries and white chocolate.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Honey Yogurt Scones with Fresh Strawberries 3 of 19
    Honey Yogurt Scones with Fresh Strawberries

    These tender strawberry scones also feature the delicious flavors of honey and lemon.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

  • Starbucks Petite Vanilla Bean Scone 4 of 19
    Starbucks Petite Vanilla Bean Scone

    We usually associate sweet scones with fruit flavors, but this Starbucks-inspired vanilla bean scone shows that a wide array of flavors can work really well.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Cherry, Cinnamon, and Honey Scones 5 of 19
    Cherry, Cinnamon, and Honey Scones

    These tender honey-infused scones pair fragrant cinnamon with dried cherries and can be made with just a few pantry staples! 

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

  • Cheesy Drop Scones 6 of 19
    Cheesy Drop Scones

    These cheesy scones can be made in one bowl! That means they're easy, cheesy, and oh so good!

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

     

  • Grapefruit Cream Scones 7 of 19
    Grapefruit Cream Scones

    Looking for a scone with a sophisticated, sweet flavor? Try these tasty grapefruit cream scones.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Whole Wheat, Olive Oil and Berry Scones 8 of 19
    Whole Wheat, Olive Oil and Berry Scones

    For a healthier take on this treat that still tastes wonderful, try these whole wheat, olive oil, and berry scones.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Heart-Shaped Scones 9 of 19
    Heart-Shaped Scones

    What better way to show you love her than with a heart-shaped scone?

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Jaime Morrison Curtis

  • Easy Two-Bite English Scone 10 of 19
    Easy Two-Bite English Scone

    Scones don't have to be the centerpiece of brunch. They can also make a great side. Try these two-bite scones for a simple accompaniment to your brunch.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Brooke McLay

  • Easy Cream Scones 11 of 19
    Easy Cream Scones

    Cream scones are rich and wonderful perfect for quiet mornings.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Maple Oat Nut Scones 12 of 19
    Maple Oat Nut Scones

    For a scone with a heartier sweet flavor, make these maple oat nut scones.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Shaina Olmanson

  • Hot Crossed Scones 13 of 19
    Hot Crossed Scones

    Mix things up with this hybrid of scones and hot cross buns.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Blueberry Scones with a Lemony Glaze 14 of 19
    Blueberry Scones with a Lemony Glaze

    Making blueberry scones shows you care. Making a lemon glaze for them? That takes things to the next level.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Laura Levy

  • Whole Grain Mega Scone 15 of 19
    Whole Grain Mega Scone

    Make things easy on yourself with this simple recipe for one giant scone made with wholesome whole grains.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Banana Bread Chocolate Chip Scones 16 of 19
    Banana Bread Chocolate Chip Scones

    I know I had you at chocolate chips, but the banana bread portion of this scone is pretty delicious too!

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Kelsey Banfield

  • Cherry Lemon Scones 17 of 19
    Cherry Lemon Scones

    Simple, classic flavors make this flaky scone a stand-out.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Jaime Richardson

  • Raspberry White Chocolate Scones 18 of 19
    Raspberry White Chocolate Scones

    These fruit and chocolate-studded scones are a great recipe to break out for midday gatherings.

    Babble Food has the recipe

    Image: Julie Van Rosendaal

  • Peach Lemon Scones 19 of 19
    Peach Lemon Scones

    These peachy scones are irresistibly buttery and light.

    Brooklyn Supper has the recipe

    Image: Brooklyn Supper

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