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Valley of the Sun Quilters   Off-Topic Chat

Started 8/20/15 by KSCarolyn; 1482484 views.
judyinohio

From: judyinohio

Aug-3

We use the honor system. 

Ohioans who have been out of state just go to their home and stay there. (Friends/relatives will bring groceries if needed.) We trust our visitors to self-quarantine themselves, so if you are coming to visit a family member you stay with that person and do not leave their home.

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

Aug-3

I looked this up because our youngest is traveling to Ohio later this month.  I found the Ohio website that lists the affected states as of today (8/3/2020) and the states that are on the "don't visit us unless you do a 2 week quarantine" list are below.   The cut-off percentage is 15, meaning if your state has a  reporting positive testing rates of 15% or higher for COVID-19, you gotta do the quarantine.

MS  23.1%

AZ 20.7%

FL 19.0%

AL 18.5%

ID  17.4%

KS 16.3%

SC  15.0%

viola (sissly4)

From: viola (sissly4)

Aug-3

I would think if that is true my friend would have told me that.Just talk to her yesterday. But I have decide not to go last night.Something just told me not to go. I am going to miss my son birthday but I would rather be safe then sorry.

Judy (DJZMOM)

From: Judy (DJZMOM)

Aug-4

Wow Laura!!  Sounds like you hit it big with all of the quilt room furniture.  Looking forward to seeing your new-to-you room all put together.  I'm so glad your COVID test showed negative and you can go ahead with your hand surgery.  I'll keep reading to see how it went.  I trust well and you are now recovering well.

Judy (DJZMOM)

From: Judy (DJZMOM)

Aug-4

KSCarolyn said...

I'm doing fine and everyone is Jason's family has been cleared to go back to work.  Kellie went back today and Jason will go back next Wednesday.  None of them ever did get really sick.  Kellie lost all taste and smell and Jason had the sniffles and a little bit of congestion.  If they hadn't been tested they probably wouldn't have known they had the "plague".  Just to be on the safe side I told Jason not to hug me for a while.  LOL   

Carolyn

I'm so glad you are all well.  But it had to kill you to tell Jason not to hug you for awhile!

Judy (DJZMOM)

From: Judy (DJZMOM)

Aug-4

Sandy in TX (Centergranny) said...

KSCarolyn said:

I was afraid that soon you would hear on the news about this crazed lady running down the street, naked and stabbing someone

...if it said with a crown on, we would figure out who it was!

LOL  Exactly!!!!

Judy (DJZMOM)

From: Judy (DJZMOM)

Aug-4

bornblesse2 said...

I don’t think I have said anything here, but my son had to resign his school position.  Issues with how things were managed and communicated while he was doing their summer care program.

I'm so sorry Ellen.  Do take care of YOU while you are caring for those in your family and other issues.

bornblesse2 said...

Man, this Covid really has
people become mean!  

I agree!  My poor sister is the Librarian at the Christian MS & HS in the area.  The lady she reports too can be as nice as pie toward her one day and then just terrible to her to the point she is just sure she's going to be fired.  My sister said it was really bad last week and she ended up in tears she was so upset and scared by the situation.  Linda (sister) has been working FT+ for this lady for a few years in this role and she has been persuing a Masters in Library Science as her administrators have wanted her to.  She about at her wits end stressed out and this COVID stress just complicates everything.  I hope you are doing better and that Zack is encouraged with something new to do soon...  all for the positive!  

How are you feeling? How's the hand? 

LABFIEND

From: LABFIEND

Aug-4

viola (sissly4) said:

I would rather be safe then sorry.

Viola, you are probably wise to do that!  I missed my granddaughter's birthday also, but didn't feel safe going to Texas at this time!  Hope it changes some by October (the next birthday), or maybe December!

bornblesse2

From: bornblesse2

Aug-4

Yea, the church school that I do the library for (where DS worked) is trying to open in person.  Teachers are given no voice in this.  It is crazy and the health risks of several of the staff concerns me!  I’m not happy about it ....have told them that I will not take classes in the library, but will take a limited number at a time to check out books.  
while on campus, the teachers all seem stiff and just keeping to themselves.   It just isn’t the positive campus it used to be.  
it is sad, and I wish we were not gearing up for in person just yet......

Sorry, guess you got a rant from me.  This is my hot spot these days.

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