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5 Ways to Spiritually Charge Your Family for Back to School

School supplies? Check. Fall sports fundraiser? Done. School clothes? Purchased.

Utah County families are gearing up for back to school next week, which means that never-ending to-do list might actually be shrinking. But there are a few important things LDS families can do for their kids to help them make good decisions as they begin spending more time outside the home. Here are a few more items to check off your list before back-to-school night.

1. Draft a new daily schedule

Life with kids in the home is always busy, but without a daily commute to and from school and with a break from regularly scheduled activities, most families find themselves with more spare time during the summer months. Making the adjustment to a more structured daily routine may be a welcome relief, but it can also mean less time for spiritually significant things.

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