The days are longer, the weather is warmer and the flowers are blooming. Spring has arrived in Arkansas and along with it, the coronavirus. So, amid schools and workplaces closing, gatherings and events cancelling and the majority of the public being advised to stay home, what are families to do for fun? Although social distancing keeps us from traveling and playing to an extent, there are still ways for families to stay active, strengthen connections and enjoy each other’s company. In fact, consider this a golden opportunity to focus on health and happiness while creating precious memories.
by Wade Drury, LCSW
Families have always had to have tough conversations, but one that is new to twenty-first century parents involves school safety and acts of terror.