Alone Together: 10 Ways to Stay Connected with Friends & Family

Alone Together: 10 Ways to Stay Connected with Friends & Family
by guest blogger, Kristen Cowart @LadyKay_00 on Twitter As we’re practicing social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic, it can be tricky staying connected with friends and family. However, I find it’s important to check in on the people around us and make time for fun and celebration. With this in mind, I’ve put together 10 ways that I think are helpful for staying connected with friends and family.  #1 Call, Text and FaceTime Others ...

On Mental Wellness: A Helpful Framework for This Stay-At-Home Season

On Mental Wellness: A Helpful Framework for This Stay-At-Home Season
As part of my April WELL Women Series, I shared a neat framework on mental wellness that I learned about this past Saturday on an NPR segment featuring Dr Su Varma, a psychiatrist out of New York. She was being interviewed on NPR about strategies for singles or people who live alone to manage the loneliness during the stay at home orders. I found that what she had to say was relevant and valuable to all of us. Here's the link to the interview for you to ...

The Hope of Holy Week Playlist

The Hope of Holy Week Playlist
This is Holy week, the week leading to Resurrection Sunday. My Facebook friends joined me on Wednesday of this week to look at how the songs of this holy season help to inspire hope within us during this pandemic. Then they helped me build our Holy Week playlist. I received 36 suggestions to add to the ones I offered in the Vlog! First here's a reminder of why these songs are important: They remind us of the path that Jesus walked.They affirm the l...