While these events appear to be still on, there is the possibility that they will be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check before you attend. Please remember to […]
Leaving Quarantine Phase 1: What We Need to Know Before It Happens
As an employee of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), I have been following this pandemic to an obsessive level (it’s not healthy, I know). I have an interest in the outcome. The healthier everyone stays, the less work for me. It’s tempting to want to break free of our constraints and get back to life, but I assure you there is a method to the madness. So, let’s talk about what NC needs before we can start being released from our homes for Phase 1 of leaving quarantine. Get comfy and put your thinking cap on because I’m about to get my nerd on.
Dog-Eared Books: $1 Books with Delivery to Your Door
Are you bored of quarantine yet? I am! There is only so much we can do to pass the time. There are some activities that can keep you from getting stir-crazy, but none better (for me) than reading a good book. Books allow for an escape to other places, times, or imaginary worlds, and Dog-Eared Books in Raleigh, NC can help you get your hands on books without spending a fortune.
COVID-19 has upended life as you know it and wrecked your daily routine. Restaurants, gyms, bars, and pretty much every business has shut down. You’re staying home indefinitely for the safety of yourself and others, but your urge to get dressed up and enjoy fancy cocktails hasn’t subsided. Here are a few quarantine cocktails that are sure to appeal to your taste buds, as well as your sense of humor.
FREE Books During Quarantine
There are free ways to get books during this quarantine while never having to leave your house or with only a short drive or walk.
Grocery Shopping During COVID-19: Is It Safe?
“Shelter in place”, “Stay-At-Home Order”, “Social Distancing” are all terms we can’t stop hearing right now, no matter where we turn. There is so much information out there and sometimes, it can be hard to make sense of it all and make decisions based on that information. Grocery stores have been deemed an “essential business”, but can be one of the most dangerous places to be during this outbreak. We have put together this guide to help you navigate grocery shopping during COVID-19.
Quarantine Crafts: Masking Tape Magic
Most of us have masking tape in our homes (if you don’t, stores still have it stocked or you can buy online). A few swipes and you (and the kids) can create a masterpiece with no talent required. Keep reading for some quarantine crafts featuring masking tape.
Quarantine Crafts: Toilet Paper Rolls
This page contains affiliate links. For more info, click here. You know the cardboard from the toilet paper rolls you stocked up on for this quarantine? Instead of tossing these […]
Quarantine Crafts: Easter Activities
Chocolate, bunnies, and chicks. What’s not to love about Easter? You may have most of these craft items around the house or they can be picked up online. No need for a non-essential trip to a store for these cute, time-killing, family-friendly Easter activities.
Quarantine Crafts: Tin Can Craziness
Are you bored during this quarantine? Here are some craft ideas to use those tin cans you used for quarantine meals to spruce up your house!