As time goes on, however, we find new ways to cope. As grief expert David Kessler recounted in HBR, finding your place in the present and focusing on what you can control is essential to healing — and part of that is taking care of yourself. Right now, that might mean busying ourselves with puzzles, at-home workouts, Zoom parties, or Animal Crossing. We’ll make the case that beauty and self-care are never frivolous, but they’re especially important right now, when so many of the things that make us “us” — the people we spend time with, the restaurants we go to, the clothes we wear to work — feel like a weird, distant memory.
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