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Since many of us will be homebodies this season, here are some ways to keep cool, calm and collected in your own space.
We are redoubling our efforts to keep the beaches and local businesses open, and get to a sense of calmer waters, but July 4 weekend will look a bit different this year.
A few days later, he let me row through some baby rapids, telling me where to aim the boat, giving me calm instructions to adjust the trajectory a little left or a little right.The Eye-Opening Month I Spent Rafting the Grand Canyon|Brendan Leonard|June 30, 2020|Outside Online
This is sort of a game but it’s mostly a way to calm yourself down since there’s not really any way to lose or compete.
Wholesome, positive –if not strange and mindless– content has become a balm to cure our anxiety, making it a great way of communication, a form of self-care that fills a void and provides a sense of calm that sheet masks and sourdough cannot.Chaotic communication: COVID-19 is rewriting our cultural rules of connection|Megan Routh|June 11, 2020|Search Engine Watch
The government continues to call for calm while warning people to be on their guard.
He allows the subject to float over to Hitchcock with a calm directness that I admire.
A doctor comes to his house and gives him shots of cortisone to calm the arthritic pain in his knees.
Still, he said he expects Novartis to provide further documentation to calm fears.
The only issue was whether “we can get [Blanc] calm and able to talk lol.”
It was the wise guidance, judicious and calm leadership of the men in these schools that saved the day at Atlanta.Twenty-Five Years in the Black Belt|William James Edwards
Calm and quiet when danger raged, he could inspire in his comrades a boundless confidence.The Heart of Pinocchio|Collodi Nipote
But he had very strong feelings underneath his calm exterior, and the approach to Lucy's home gave him many thoughts.Sir Tom|Mrs. Oliphant
The doctor, whom she met there, said that this state of calm was very possibly only transitory.Robert Elsmere|Mrs. Humphry Ward
He then started to cuss at us, and so forth, and I tried to talk to him to calm him down.Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy