(BPT) - No matter what grade your kids are in, a new school year comes with optimism and opportunity. Everyone is excited for what the year will bring, until the first early alarm goes off and it's time to get ready for school. Suddenly that joy becomes complaints as they beg for just one more minute and then later scramble to find their backpack while nearly missing the bus.
Morning routines don't have to be stressful for kids or adults, with a little proactive planning. Consider these six morning routine tips to transform your a.m. from awful to amazing, setting the stage for everyone's success: