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Plan for Your Real Life After the Election, Whatever Happens

Thinking ahead about your grocery list and laundry schedule can help you cope with chaos

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For the week of the election, I’m strategically planning my shower schedule. I’m usually an every-other-day bather, but next week, my only priority is to take a shower on the morning of November 3. Because if things…

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Ashley Abramson

Ashley Abramson

Writer-mom hybrid. Health & psychology stories in NYT, WaPo, Allure, Real Simple, & more.

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