Social Distancing Survival Pack: the Helper Edition

Most days, work keeps me so busy that I don’t have time to stop and ponder what is happening. I’ve limited my news consumption to a few minutes in the morning and at the end of the work day. But sometimes, when I stop moving for too long, I feel powerless in all of this.

Ideas for how to help


Here are some things I am doing to feel more useful in hopes that they help you too:

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Social Distancing Survival Pack: Part 2


I don’t know about you but the idea of hanging out in my pajamas all day and teleworking is getting a little stale! I’ve imposed a routine to my days that I wanted to share, plus a few things I recommend as end of the day “treats!”

My school is holding all of our classes remotely, so we are required to be available between 9-5pm. Here’s what my schedule looks like right now —



Whew! I’m exhausted just looking at all of that. In all honesty, I’m grateful to have things to do. What does your routine look like? Have you figured out your new normal?


Part of my new normal is having something to look forward to every day. Some days it’s been making a new recipe, others it’s been a movie. Here are some treats I’ve been saving for the end of the day or when I just can’t stare at a screen any longer…

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Social Distancing Survival Pack: Part 1

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(Photo from the Matouk linens collection)

If you’re anything like me, this whole COVID-19 outbreak has you a little spooked. While staying at home for 3 days and doing nothing normally sounds like a good time, being faced with the prospect of being in my own home for several weeks has me nervous. Luckily, when I’m nervous I make lists!

Without further ado, here are some things to get you through the coronavirus containment/social distancing/March 2020 time at home:
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