Going back to school in the second wave: A parent shares her experience

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"Now it’s time to take your little bundle of joy back to school this year, have you managed to get yourself and your child ready?" (iStock)
"Now it’s time to take your little bundle of joy back to school this year, have you managed to get yourself and your child ready?" (iStock)

No one can deny that 2020 was an incredibly challenging year in various ways and no matter who you are, a part of your life was impacted by Covid-19.

As parents in a two-income household and whose income was impacted by the pandemic, we, along with so many others, found ourselves navigating adulting and parenting in the new normal.

In the early days of the pandemic and the initial hard lockdown, we were thinking survival and getting through the next few weeks. It was extended to a month.

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