09/12/2015 06:00 am ET

Pancake Recipes For All Your Breakfast Needs

How Sweet It Is, Half Baked Harvest, Damn Delicious

There are a few foods that make us swoon, but pancakes are definitely one of them. Despite their simplicity -- they're made with nothing more than common items we have stored in our pantry -- they bring us happiness like only the most perfect of foods can (such as chocolatey brownies and grilled cheese sandwiches). One bite of a stack of pancakes and we're quickly reminded that we really can find heaven on earth.

Pancakes have another trick up their sleeve too. They let us do something that most other comfort foods don't: they give us an excuse to eat dessert for breakfast. This is awesome. In honor of this breakfast cake, we scoured the web for the best, most tempting recipes. And we found them. Without further ado ...

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