So, most people are not flying right now, and with good reason! My most recent flight was on Sunday, March 1, from Burlington (BVT) to Dulles (IAD), ten days before the panic and hysteria, and before the travel restrictions were put in place. However, I know many people have had to fly during this weird… Continue reading COVID-19: One Experience Flying within the U.S.
The whole COVID-19 has thrown us all for a loop. From panic to mass hysteria, from homeschooling to working from home, we’re all living life a little bit differently. We are also handling stress a little bit differently, and some of us are really struggling. So here are my top 10 ways to fight stress… Continue reading COVID-19: How to Handle the Stress in Quarantine
We’re less than a week into our country’s 15-day quarantine, and everyone is feeling it. Some of us have lost our jobs, some of us have struggled to work from home, and some of us have had to juggle homeschooling and work. As I mentioned in yesterday’s COVID-19 Glad Game post, there are a lot… Continue reading COVID-19: Pro Tips to Work Well from Home
Who watched the movie Pollyanna growing up? Pollyanna had a rough life after becoming an orphan, but she somehow made time to play the “Glad Game,” no matter how bad things got. There was always something to be glad about, and Pollyanna would find it! Three days into the Great Coronavirus Quarantine of 2020, I’ve… Continue reading COVID-19 and the Glad Game
Well, COVID-19 has us all shut in before spring even starts, so—surprise!—I’m giving you my summer reading list early this year! Social distancing doesn’t mean you can’t make friends with characters in books or escape to faraway times and places within a book’s pages. So stop watching the news (please!), and start a new book!… Continue reading COVID-19 and 2020 Summer Travel Reading List
Between travel restrictions, travel bans, airlines cutting service, and general hysteria (click here to find out why you should NOT be panicking!), there’s not a lot of travel going on these days! For those of us who use travel for stress-management, self-care, or a huge reward for our hard work, the thought of not traveling… Continue reading COVID-19: What to Do Without Travel (for a Little While)
Hey, folks! So, I can’t take all the COVID-19 coverage. It’s just way too much! But what I’m not hearing enough of is the plethora of reasons we just need to stop the madness. Call it panic, call it hysteria, call it overkill, it’s not good for anyone. So, as a traveler, a people person,… Continue reading COVID-19: Why I’m STILL Not Panicking