Sticky Sweet French Toast

Hey, Readers!

Being at home with my kids during summer vacation makes me want to loosen the reigns a bit where food is concerned. I let them eat foods with more sugar in the mornings from time to time, and it is great to see the smile on their faces when they see the extra special breakfast my other half or I had prepared for them.

My younger daughter loves to have sprinkles added to some of her breakfasts on special occasions. One morning, I wanted to make French Toast for her, but she is not crazy about eating eggs. To solve this conundrum, I decided to try putting some special touches to it so she would try to eat it. This is where I came up with this Sticky Sweet French Toast dish!


Reese Speaks Sticky SweetToast Complete Photo


Now, I know you are thinking to yourself that French Toast can already be sticky and sweet with syrup drizzeld all over it, but no syrup is used in this dish! Check out below how I put this yummy treat together.


  • 3 slices of bread
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tbsps milk
  • A few drops of vanilla
  • 1 tsp of butter (not pictured)
  • Icing sugar (not pictured) and sprinkles


Reese Speaks Sticky Sweet French Toast Ingredients Photo



  1. Heat a pan to medium heat and use ½ tsp of butter to lightly grease the pan.
  2. In a bowl, blend the egg, milk and vanilla together until it becomes a uniform mixture.


Reese Speaks Princess French Toast Mixture Photo


  1. Lightly dip each piece of bread into the egg mixture on each side and place into the heated pan. Flip it over after about 2 mins or golden brown and cook on the other side.


Reese Speaks Sticky SweetToast Cook Photo


  1. Remove from stove and lightly butter each piece of toast with the rest of the butter.
  2. Using a strainer, dust each piece of toast with icing sugar.


Reese Speaks Sticky Sweet French Toast Dusting Photo


  1. Add sprinkles to each piece of toast.


Reese Speaks Sticky SweetToast Sprinkle Photo


And there you have it! My daughter is thrilled whenever she gets to have this dish. She loves how bright it is and how sticky and sweet it tastes.


Reese Speaks Sticky SweetToast Complet 3 Photo


The great part about this dish is that you can customize it to your liking. You can add theme-specific sprinkles to celebrate a holiday, or you can use different fun-shaped sprinkles to make each piece special.

I hope you enjoy making this Sticky Sweet French Toast for someone special!

What breakfast dish do you make special for your kids?

Until my next post, Readers!



  1. Little Miss Kate (@LilMissKateCo)

    July 22, 2016 at 11:03 pm

    Oh I bet this would be a hit for breakfast at my house, we will have to give it a try on the long weekend!

    1. Reese Speaks

      July 31, 2016 at 8:57 am

      Thanks Little Miss Kate! I hope your kids enjoy it as much as my daughter does!

  2. Monica

    July 25, 2016 at 2:30 pm

    This French Toast looks so good and would be a huge hit with the kiddos!

    1. Reese Speaks

      July 31, 2016 at 9:00 am

      Thanks, Monica! They really are! They’re also fun to make.

  3. kerrie

    July 26, 2016 at 12:57 am

    Boys love anything with sprinkles! Our favourite breakfast is chocolate chip pancakes.

    1. Reese Speaks

      July 31, 2016 at 9:01 am

      Sprinkles win just about every time we decorate food in our home. My other half is a fan of chocolate chip pancakes as well.

  4. LinkedMoms

    July 26, 2016 at 8:51 am

    My kids enjoy making their own egg dishes now. In fact my one daughter is excellent at making quiche French toast omelet and scrambled eggs . Obviously we don’t have all of that for one breakfast but it’s nice to know that they have some skills in the kitchen now too.

    1. Reese Speaks

      July 31, 2016 at 9:04 am

      Thanks LinkedMoms! It’s great that your kids have a love of cooking. The VP of Cool is beginning to take an interest in cooking, but she does not share our love of eggs.

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