Getting back into a “normal” routine is tough after vacation. Especially when the “normal” routine is actually a whole new routine.

We need a way to ease back in from vacation mode. Somehow allowing ourselves to operate at 50% of “productivity” so we don’t shock ourselves by diving into the deep end filled with very very cold water.

When vacation days are few and far between, it feels like we want to eek out as much as we can but perhaps it’d be better for our vacation experience to schedule an extra couple of days (or half days) to ease back in.


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