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With everyone cooped up inside, how are you staying sane?

What are you doing to cope in this new normal?  Great story on this here:  

 

https://www.thegirlfriend.com/parenting/my-familys-still-not-ready-to-accept-this-new-virus-related-...

 

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We all make sure to take our alone time to get breaks from each other! LOL! In the morning, I exercise. In the afternoon, after virtual kindergarten, our five year old, does a "playesta" - part playtime/part siesta, where he chills out and takes an hour to play by himself. After he goes to bed, my husband and I do hygge/cozy hour where we snuggle under blankets, light candles, and read! It's a great way to decompress at the end of the day!
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Sounds like a winning combination all the way around, Jessica!  

(Especially the "hubby time!")

 

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Well, that is a good question. I guess the fact that I love my home and have a small business that I run from home, has made it much more easier for me to stay home since I am there a lot of the time anyway.  However, the lack of places that I can go when I do want to go out for leisure, has been very difficult.  Lunch with the girlfriends, a movie or concert, a museum, everything has been closed in CA.  We have be improvising with picnics in the park, outdoor museums, feeding the ducks at various ponds in the area--you just have to get creative in order to make yourself happy.  A lot of it comes from within anyway, you can choose to be happy or you can choose to be sad.  I have chosen everyday of my life to be happy.  I rarely have a bad day.

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I'm with you on the attitude, Debbie!!   : )

 

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Not easy.  My cat likes to argue.

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Hahahaha about your cat, Martin!   😽😺🙀.  I have three of my own.  

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