Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 4

Connecting with Loved Ones - Part 4 Connecting Over Baked Goods Being stuck at home has caused us all to try new things that we could have never imagined. For some of us, this means getting messy in the kitchen and baking! This craze has swept across the internet and has resulted in grocery stores … Continue reading Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 4

Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 3

Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 3Connecting with your Household             If you are fortunate enough to be quarantining with others – whether that’s a friend, family member, or roommate – you may have noticed that spending so much time together has changed things, for better or for worse. Some people might be finding it harder … Continue reading Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 3

Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 2

Connecting with Loved Ones - Part 2Connecting with the Elderly Even before COVID-19, we already knew about the negative impacts that loneliness and isolation can have on our quality of life. This experience can be even worse for our elderly population. One study in the United States published in 2012 reported that 43% of individuals … Continue reading Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 2

Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 1

Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 1 Connecting with Friends and Family Over the last several weeks, many of us have been kept away from our friends and family. Trying to cope without these connections can be quite difficult and can have negative impacts on our health. Studies have found that social connections and support can … Continue reading Connecting with Loved Ones – Part 1