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Those who have been through a Family Honor Real Love & Real Life parent-teen program may remember the SPICE segments. SPICE is an acronym that describes developing as a whole person – Spiritually, Physically, Intellectually, Creatively, and Emotionally

During this uncertain time, as so many individuals and families are struggling with how to cope during the coronavirus pandemic, we thought it might be helpful to post some links that can help all of us try to keep a balance in our life in each of those categories AND help with some practical stuff.

Spiritual

Daily Catholic Mass (8:00 am Eastern) and other Catholic programs
www.ewtn.com and  www.wordonfire.org

Confession Directly to God
https://www.catholic.com/magazine/online-edition/confession-without-a-priest?

Help Children Pray and Follow Sunday Mass
https://us.magnificat.net/home/magnifikid

Physical

Online Workouts
https://www.smartertravel.com/free-streaming-workouts/

Simple Outdoor Activities for Kids (can also be modified for backyard or indoors)
https://www.naturespath.com/en-ca/blog/7-fun-simple-outdoor-activities-kids/

Housing and Homeless Assistance
https://www.hudexchange.info/housing-and-homeless-assistance/

Intellectual

How Kids Learn
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/naturally-selected/201707/how-our-kids-learn-naturally

National Home Education Research Institute
https://www.nheri.org/

Tips for Making Money and Saving Money
https://www.thepennyhoarder.com/ 

Virtual Museum Tours
https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/museums-galleries/museums-with-virtual-tours

Helping Kids Cope with Covid-19
https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/09-04-2020-children-s-story-book-released-to-help-children-and-young-people-cope-with-covid-19

Explore Yellowstone National Park
https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtours.htm

National Park Webcams
https://www.smartertravel.com/national-park-webcams-to-stream/

Creative

Craft Ideas for Kids
https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/home/craft-ideas/how-to/g1389/diy-kids-activities/

Travel and Craft Ideas for Families
https://www.familyvacationcritic.com

Fun Things to Do at Home
https://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/30-fun-things-home.html

Emotional

Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Nourish for Caregivers
https://nourishforcaregivers.com/

Emotional Wellness Toolkit
https://www.nih.gov/health-information/emotional-wellness-toolkit-more-resources

5 Ways You Can Respond in Times of Crisis
https://billygraham.org/story/5-ways-you-can-respond-in-times-of-crisis/