By: Kiarra Sanchez
Christmas is time for families to get together. Sadly, there are many who aren’t able to spend time with their loved ones thanks to Covid-19, or fear of Covid-19. Though there are ways around this thanks to modern technology.
Thankfully, in this day and age we have access to great technology, and this can help us connect with our loved ones during a scary time. Apps that allow video calls are a great thing to use. Certain phones are already equipped with FaceTime as well. You may not be there by their side, but you are still able to see their face. For some, the comfort of knowing their loved ones are safe is good enough.
If video calls isn’t a solution for you, then wearing a mask at family gatherings is the one of the safest ways to be with your loved ones. Social distancing will help ensure that everyone around you is safe, and making sure things are nice and clean will make a big difference.
Things may be different than what you’re used to, but we have to remember it’s best for everyone. No one wants to get sick, or get the ones close to them sick. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t have a good time with your family. Have a jolly Christmas and make new memories!