Faith, Fitness, Family and Friends, the Secret to Coping During the Coronavirus


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Kids after a lunch runThe coronavirus is the topic of this post too. (Click here for a link to a post with free homeschooling resources.) Like everyone else, I am consumed by it. I watch the press conferences, peruse the 24/7 news channels for more information, and read all of my friends' posts discussing it. Somehow in a matter of weeks, I have developed a voracious appetite for information about what this virus might mean for me and those I love.I think that it is the constant availability of information and speculation that is contributing to my own sense of insecurity. That said, there is hope, love and light in the midst of it all.Add captionSomeone asked me why this was happening and expressed it to me as someone with deep faith. The funny thing about that is I don't recall discussing my faith with this person. However, I guess that you never know when people are watching and what conclusions they are reaching. Although I don't claim to have great insight, her question has caused me to reflect on what this time of social distancing and self-quarantine has taught me. It made me remember another time when a natural...