Yes you read that right, nobody ever mentions self isolation can occasionally mean shared isolation as the only choice, it just doesn´t seem to have the same kind of shock factor on the gossip scale.It´s made me wonder if self isolation is a better option, yesterday there was big assessment of what´s in the freezer,…… Continue reading Day three of shared self isolation
Or what, or where, or when? Two days ago it was reported that Spain would go back into lockdown on the 18th September, it caused a social media storm of epic proportion online. Many people didn´t read the article beyond the words Spain, lockdown, and the date set. A different article stated the WHO (World…… Continue reading Government or WHO?
It´s happened fast, really fast, reluctantly experiencing what we hoped would never happen, but here it is. The second wave is on it´s way.Numbers of new coronavirus cases per day are rising again all over Europe. Seeing the figures proves this devastating virus has no favourites. Some countries who experienced relatively low new cases per…… Continue reading So where do we go from here?
I saw Americans flocking to buy flowers for Mother´s Day on the news, many not wearing masks and jostling for who´s next in line at a local florists. Stupid. As a mum I´d rather have no flowers as opposed to family members risking their lives for a bunch of roses. Why didn´t they think in…… Continue reading Mother´s Day in quarantine lockdown
It feels like Spain is an experiment right now. I respect Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and his government, but perhaps his choice over the weekend to open up (some industrial businesses) is too soon? Official health experts are sceptical.The number of deaths fell slowly for three straight days, but was a few days really proof…… Continue reading Is it too early to lift some lockdown measures?
The sequel to any movie is invariably naff compared to the original. There are a few exceptions, but I can´t think of one. So imagine my surprise when our own disaster movie from a couple of days ago turned out to be a box office success today.We contacted the insurance company about the stationary car…… Continue reading Lockdown trials the sequel
In hindsight, the first two days felt like a weird kind of surreal novelty. But now the reality of house arrest is setting in, 15 days won´t be long enough. The World Health Organisation have informed us this could last another 10 to 15 weeks. The number of cases are still rising fast, the figures…… Continue reading Day three of Corona virus lockdown in Spain