For almost two years you live in the fear of it. At first is the fear of the unknown. Then the fear of what you know. After that the fear of being tired of it until the realisation of the inevitable comes. No matter how many vaccines you get or how much time passes we will most likely all end up getting it before it fades away. I am about to find out how it affects me...
Category: In my head
The Virus Diary – Month 18 Healing process
Bottom of the wave There is beauty in the nature It has been interesting to follow your mind and how it works in situations like this. First you convince yourself that nothing's changed ,everything is just fine because you have to. It's a way of surviving, it's a way of managing the situation. The truth [...]
The Virus Diary – Month 16 – Vaccinated, check!
The Virus Diary – Month 14 – Light at the end of the tunnel
It's been so many months since we hit the second wave here in Finland. First we thought that things were getting better but then we quickly noticed that it was actually getting worse. Case amounts rose steadily to amounts higher than ever during the pandemic early this year. Me and my daughter on a picnic. [...]
The Virus Diary – Month 11 – Second wave
"As of 22 November there have been over 57.8 million cases and 1.3 million deaths reported globally since the start of the pandemic" Source: WHO weekly report And now 5th of January 2021 there has been 84,2 million cases and 1,8 million deaths (source WHO) The amount sounds huge and is huge. I stopped thinking [...]
Getting old(er) – Part III – Emotional roller-coaster
I should probably start this story from almost 16 years ago when I became pregnant with my second child and lost my other ovary. Long story short, it was not that easy getting pregnant the first time and second time was a bit quicker with the help of some reflexology (or just luck). Reflexology might [...]
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The Virus Diary – Day 212 – Second wave or not?
Let the eyes speak for you 😀 That's the question on everybody's lips everywhere. Some countries seem like they have never been over the first wave, and some have clearly entered the second wave phase already. I suppose Finland is tiptoeing on the rope not sure on which side to fall. We would need to [...]
Getting older – Part II – Help me, I can’t see!
The Virus diary – Day 152 – Holiday season
The situation here in Finland is so much better than it was the last time I wrote. The government decided to lift the restriction in early June for the first time and have since done some more changes to them. Now we are allowed to eat in a restaurant (with restrictions... 50% capacity inside and [...]