Everyone needs a basic pancake recipe up their sleeve. Whip up a batch for breakfast or brunch and be the household hero. The basic pancake is made from a simple batter of eggs, flour, milk and baking powder for leavening. You can use different types of flour if you want to experiment with whole wheat or buckwheat. And you can also add fruit to the mixture. The batter can be made from scratch in about the same time it takes to make toast. There are so many easy pancake recipes that you can make it every day without repeat. Start your day with an easy pancake!