This is the Chinese Gardens in Hope Gardens, pre social distancing.
The police decided to give this guy a “bly” from breaking curfew, while encouraging his physical fitness. A little laugh amidst the horror.
We have just discovered the joys of climbing trees. This morning, we climbed the mango tree and read books and played with stickers.
A catchy dancehall song all about Coronavirus. Nice lyrics, actually.
When the bad news just keeps coming, sometimes you have to take a break and have a tea party, with real cookies and cake.
The government is using patois to communicate to Jamaicans to stay home. Some think it is effective, some don’t. I’m not going out, but from what my husband says when he goes out for necessities and to work, while it is not business as usual, people are still not taking the possible transmission of the virus as seriously as they should. Although, the social media campaign is working for some poeple- I got an email signed off with #tanahyuhyaad…
A vendor in Ocho Rios. I’m sure she has no business now. I hope the government stimulus package is sufficient for small business owners.
The Prime Minister held a digital town hall yesterday for children. This is a brilliant idea for any young people who have concerns and fears. You can rewatch it at the link.
No school so we have Zoom meetings with classmates and teachers. Today we worked on circles.