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Embracing the new normal

This is the new normal. A mask, and an unrecognised smile. I pull it down to smile at my baby because he can't tell when my eyes smile. I put it back on and continue walking, stopping often for air. For me, the new normal isn't yet normalised, even if it's been this way for… Continue reading Embracing the new normal

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Human connection isn’t overrated

Every night at 8 p.m. we join our neighbors in Brussels and clap from our windows/ balconies to give thanks to everyone working to keep essential services running in Belgium, including health care & supermarket workers, trash collectors and firefighters. This has become a tradition. My daughter's nightly "bravos" out the window gives us a sense… Continue reading Human connection isn’t overrated