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This Summer has been very relaxing, my daughter and I have slept in late every chance we got. We have taken advantage of not having to be anywhere early in the morning and have slowly started each day without worry. Now that Back to School season is approaching and we are going to have to keep our mornings on a schedule.

I have decided to stock up on supplies we will need to get back into the swing of things and rock our morning routine with these tips that will help you save time on those busy school days, too!

Tips and tricks to help you rock your back to school morning routine.

Leave Early – Whether you have to set your alarm 5 minutes early or just move a little faster in the morning, make it a habit to walk out of the door every morning about 5 minutes early. This has saved me many times when getting stuck in unexpected traffic, those times my daughter forgot something and we had to run back home, and when the weather slows us down.

Set out Clothes & Supplies – Always make sure all homework is done and anything that needs to be signed is done before bed. This will prevent a rushed homework assignment being done in the morning with a lot of mistakes. My routine is to check the backpack when my daughter comes home each day and before she does anything fun we make sure all of her homework is finished and stored in her backpack. We place it by the front door for easy access in the mornings.

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Check Backpack  It’s always a good idea to do an inventory of the backpack before heading out of the house each morning. Just in case you missed something the night before and have your child run through a mental checklist to avoid any trips back home due to missing items.

Stock Up on Supplies A lot of schools will give you a list of supplies you will need to pick up and I have even seen lists at my local Walmart from my daughter’s school with the required supplies for the new school year. We were lucky enough to find everything we needed from her school supply list and decided to get prepared for the morning routine while we were shopping.Jimmt Dean Sausage

Serve a Quick Breakfast We headed to the frozen foods section and picked up Jimmy Dean® Pancakes & Sausage as well as Jimmy Dean® Fully Cooked Links & Patties which we found by the lunchmeats and bacon.

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We stocked up on these items because they are the perfect easy high quality protein packed meal. Tyson Foods has Back to School covered with lots of quick options that eliminate mom guilt when trying to find great snacks or meals to serve your family during the busy back to school season. These convenient options are fast, delicious, and a great value!

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Store Shoes by the Door This one tip has saved my daughter from being late on many occasions. I think most parents can relate to the morning panic when their kids shoes decided to disappear right before you were headed out the door. Make it a habit to leave them by the front door so they are easier to find in the mornings.

Morning Routine for School


Prepare Lunch Prepare lunches and snacks the night before and store them in the refrigerator. Cutting down on the tasks that need to be performed in the morning helps eliminate possible tasks that could make you late.
I know these tips for How to Rock Your Back to School Routine are going to keep us on schedule this year and I hope they will work for you, too! What are some of your favorite tips or tricks to get back into the morning routine?



  1. These are all great tips for a successful morning routine. Thanks! [client]

  2. I try my hardest to prepare the night before, can’t say I’m always successful. My kids live on pancakes and sausage or as they call them “sizzles”. Every morning it’s that or cereal, and they can get it themselves.

  3. I always set out clothes the night before. It really streamlined our morning routine when the kids were in school.

  4. These are great tips for streamlining one’s morning. The back to school time can be so hectic, but it’s important to be prepared. Jimmy Dean is a great way to start the day in the right way.

  5. Angelic Sinova says:

    There’s nothing like a good breakfast to start the day off right! Those Jimmy Dean® Pancakes & Sausages look super yummy. Jimmy Dean is the best!

  6. The pancakes and sausages look like a great way to start the day. Getting things ready the night before is an added bonus so you can really enjoy them!

  7. These are great ways to make mornings easier! I was always a big fan of setting things out the night before.

  8. Jeanine says:

    Sounds great, wonderful tips. I’m dreading back to school time. Luckily we still have until September 6th to worry about it so I’m putting it out of my mind until then!

  9. there never seems to be enough time in the mornings! I wish summer would last forever–I don’t look forward to the grind! ugh! thanks for the tips!

  10. I love this! Doing as much as possible the night before is so helpful come morning. It’s so hard to do things in the morning especially when you’re in a rush!

  11. How are we already talking about back to school? I blinked and Summer is gone! I will be taking advantage of August for sure!

  12. Fantastic tips and things that we use on the daily during the school year. We will be stocking up for breakfasts in the coming week and Jimmy Dean is most definitely on our list. Prepping the day before makes for an easier morning for kids and moms alike!

  13. I am so not looking forward to back to school, i love our summer mornings but these are some great tips!

  14. natalie z says:

    Great tips! Leave early is my motto. When we leave early, we never have to worry if obstacles come up on the way to school. It creates a much more relaxed morning for all of us!

  15. Bonnie+@wemake7 says:

    These are awesome tips! Sounds like it would really help the morning run smoother. The food looks good too.

  16. Great tips! I love to prep as much on Sunday as I can. This August, I want to try to set up a drop-off station. We tend to have a paper issue!

  17. I don’t have to worry about back to school, but I do have to try and make my mornings better for my 9-5. I really need to get more of these things so I can make faster and still good food in the mornings.

  18. I absolutely love Jimmy Dean breakfast bowls! I just wish they were a little cheaper so I could eat them more often! lol

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