Cheeseburger for breakfast, cereal for lunch
August 24, 2007 9:57 AM Subscribe
Why do we eat "breakfast foods"? When did this originate and why?
posted by lubujackson to food & drink (23 answers total) 21 users marked this as a favorite
So eating my pancakes this morning, I started to wonder about the strangeness that is breakfast. There are foods for breakfast that you don't eat at other points of the day, while you don't eat most other dishes for breakfast. It hasn't always been this way. Why the cultural shift?