When you’re working, keeping the kids busy is important. Yet you also want to make sure that they’re doing enriching activities that help them learn, foster their creativity and/or help them bond with their siblings.
It’s no secret that expressing your feelings in writing is a great way to relieve stress while still maintaining your privacy. Journals are where you store your memories, secrets and feelings, knowing that you’ll suffer no judgment from the pages. If you’re considering taking up journaling to help cope with the stress of COVID-19 andContinue reading “Does Journaling Help with Isolation?”
Finding the right podcast for you can be hard! How do you know that the subject material will interest you? And what about having to sift through dozens of podcasts on the same subject?
Zoom has become the go-to chat program, but with the site becoming the subject of recent ‘Zoom bombing’ controversies, some are now wary to use it. And with Skype and FaceTime trailing not too far behind in terms of usage, there are people jonesing for a safe alternative with less traffic. Here are a fewContinue reading “3 Conference Alternatives That Aren’t Zoom”
Looking for a fun hobby that isn’t Netflix or YouTube? Look no further! As a mild workaholic who is always looking for ways to fill up the day, I have found more than a few hobbies that are both fun and great for the mind. Origami This may not be the first thing that comesContinue reading “4 Productive Pastimes”
What do you do when you’re one conference call away from snapping? As someone who’s been working remotely for some years now, here are some tricks I’ve found to prove helpful.
As with any job, some days your completely swamped, and you just want a meal that’s quick, easy to make and still filling.
If you have the equipment at home already – great! Frequent exercise is important now more than ever, with everyone still at home. Not moving around enough can lead to serious health problems – and exercise is especially important for teens and growing kids, who are missing out on their daily gym class and sportsContinue reading “Ways to Work Out Without a Home Gym”
When you started working from home, chances are you just set up shop wherever and got to work. Now that you’ve been working from home for a while, you’re probably still struggling to accept this as the new normal.
With so many people cursing social distancing and doing their best to keep the stir craziness away, it’s easy to see the COVID-19 lockdowns as a negative. But there are some upsides to being home all day!