Five Mental Health Reasons to Get a Plant

Plants can be great for your mental health. I’ve never really been much of a plant person. Keeping my kids alive has been a highlight of my life, but I know myself, and adding the responsibility of a bunch of plants on top of that might not end well. That being said, this pandemic hasContinue reading “Five Mental Health Reasons to Get a Plant”

Watch Me Get the Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine

Recently, I was vaccinated for Covid-19 at Stamford Hospital. The Covid-19 pandemic has been raging through the globe for a little over a year now. Every country in the world has been affected, and each day the numbers rise, and we set new records for infections and deaths. The United States is at the topContinue reading “Watch Me Get the Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine”

How to Protect Your Kids Going Back to School During a Pandemic

In these uncertain times, we must protect our children. I honestly can’t believe that I am writing this post, but since many of our children are going back to school in the middle of a pandemic that is ravaging this country, it’s important to prioritize safety, and exercise caution. This probably seems impossible with children.Continue reading “How to Protect Your Kids Going Back to School During a Pandemic”

Five Ways to Cope with Loneliness

Loneliness can be a pandemic all on its own. As a mother of multiple children, the Covid-19 lock-down has been both a blessing and a curse. It was a blessing because I got to spend a lot more time with my family, and get to know them even better than before. Facing a world-wide healthContinue reading “Five Ways to Cope with Loneliness”

Safety And Style: The Most Gorgeous Masks from Instagram

In this country, masks are becoming the new normal. Protective face coverings have become a hot button issue in this country. It’s crazy how we are dealing with extreme civil rights violations with the #BlackLivesMatter movement, while also dealing with privileged people who refuse to wear a mask, even though it protects their fellow AmericansContinue reading “Safety And Style: The Most Gorgeous Masks from Instagram”

For Athletes Unable to Compete in Sports, the Mental Struggle is Real

Athletes are uniquely qualified to handle the mental issues of this pandemic. As a life-long athlete, I can tell you that it is both a state of mind, and a way of life. When you get involved in competitive sports from a young age, it conditions you to crave the camaraderie of a team, theContinue reading “For Athletes Unable to Compete in Sports, the Mental Struggle is Real”

COVID-19 Social Side Effects: How to Play to an Empty Stadium

The COVID-19 pandemic is greatly affecting sports across the world. As of this week, the World Health Organization has upgraded the COVID-19 virus from a global health emergency, to a pandemic. This has affected a lot of areas of our society, from workers being asked to stay home, to a ban of public gatherings ofContinue reading “COVID-19 Social Side Effects: How to Play to an Empty Stadium”