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I was in such a rut this year and finally decided to take a vacation. Right now I feel absolutely amazing. Just wanted to share that.

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And I know I’ll possibly be back in the rut again once the vacation ends lol

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I did just a 48 hr beach getaway and it was wonderful.

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The beach is awesome!

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Where did you go? I just want to go to Mexico but I’m more scared of the judgement than of getting Covid. I really need a vacation for my mental health.

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I went to Aruba for 1 week and it was so worth it. It’s your life, let people judge all they want. Just be sure to wear mask and practice smart social distancing where you can. Honestly I felt much safer there than here and everyone on the plane had negative test results which gave me comfort

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Good for you!

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Hi all, I’m at New England area. It’s a bit chilly but there is no crowds🥶

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