7 Life Hacks I Like During Covid

This pandemic has been long, sad, scary, dark — and limiting. But more than a few good things came out of it.

Do you know how to cook with nettles? Me neither, but I will learn on Monday, when I prepare indigenous Thanksgiving foods—virtually—with Ethnobotanist Linda Black Elk.
  1. Remote church. We’ve gone in person several times (masks and sanitizer required, no shaking hands for Peace), but I like the convenience of virtual Mass, streaming live on Facebook. No need for gas in the tank or shoes on the feet; it’s a blessing. On Easter, I saw the lilies and sang the hymns, my…