What Your Favorite Breakfast Pastry Says About You

01/29/2014 08:22 am ET | Updated Jan 29, 2014

Some things are worth getting out of bed for. Breakfast pastries are one of those things. Whether they're sweet or savory, flaky or crumbly, they can make mornings magical and set your whole day on the right track.

The choices are many and great. The best part is, whether you wake up to a gooey sticky bun or a buttery croissant, it's hard to go wrong. Everyone has a favorite pastry, however, and whatever your choice is, it probably reveals more than you realize. What does your go-to breakfast pastry say about you?

  • 1 Croissant
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  • You're a purist in the best kind of way. You live life to the fullest, from the minute you get up in the morning until the extra glass of wine you have at the end of the night.
  • 2 Blueberry Muffin
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  • You're conservative and tend to stick to what you know. You like routine, and thinking outside the box isn't one of your strong suits. You're dependable, however -- a great friend and a real comfort to people when they need you.
  • 3 Cronut
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  • You're trendy, or you want to be. You value other people's opinions over your own, and care about what others think of you. You're constantly striving for the limelight and reinventing yourself.
  • 4 Cinnamon Sugar Doughnut
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  • You're old-fashioned and awesome. You're an early riser who likes to seize the day, and you walk -- you don't run -- through life, because you're not in a rush and like savoring the good stuff.
  • 5 Cheese Danish
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  • You're a little predictable, but in a good way. You're an old friend to many, and an instant pal to new people.
  • 6 Beignet
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  • You're the life of the party.
  • 7 Chocolate Croissant
  • You like to push things to the limit, for better or worse. Sometimes you'll choose excess over quality, but you're still lovable when you do.
  • 8 Brioche
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  • You're elegant and sophisticated, but you're not at all intimidating. You like to hang out with friends and can glide seamlessly from one scene to another.
  • 9 Cinnamon Roll
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  • You're a sweetheart and you're also a little bit shy. You're thoughtful and kind, but you don't wear everything on your sleeve. You don't open up to people right away, but when you do, they're lucky, because you have a big heart.
  • 10 Scone
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  • You're a bit rough around the edges. You're straight with people and definitely don't sugar coat things, but your honesty serves you well.
  • 11 Apple Strudel
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  • You're German?
  • 12 Frosted Doughnut
  • You're playful and youthful, if a little childlike. You're up for anything, providing it's within your comfort zone. Your ideal Sunday is lounging on the couch.
  • 13 Chocolate Rugelach
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  • You're comfortable with yourself and make others feel at ease. You're unapologetic about the things you like, and in turn, you never judge other people.
  • 14 Pecan Sticky Bun
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  • You're decadent, but you're also very generous. You're fun-loving and value luxury as much as you do comfort. Everybody wants a piece of you, so you give as much as you can of yourself to other people. Luckily, you know not to spread yourself too thin.

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