It’s that time of year again! Some people are all done their shopping, some are purchasing the few remaining gifts and others are just getting started! If you’re still shopping for those perfect gifts be sure to keep yourself and others safe with these 4 tips.
1. Get Curbside Pickup
Most businesses across Canada have this option available to anyone looking to keep their distance, but still want to complete their shopping locally. Check out the local businesses in your area who you want to shop at and see if they offer curbside pickup for the item you want to purchase!
2. ORDER ONLINE!
This one is a no brainer, but it should be utilized as much as possible during this time. Be mindful to order those gifts as soon as you can as the mail delivery systems are handling a lot more packages this year due to the pandemic. Despite packages possibly being late, you will likely find that your gift receivers will feel much better knowing you didn’t put yourself at risk to get them their gift.
3. Wear a Mask in Public
If you are going to be going out to the local stores, be sure to wear a mask at all times. Not only is it usually mandatory to wear one, but it’s also proven to lower the spread of the infection. Please be safe if you’re going out in public and wear a face mask.
4. Listen to Health Canada’s Guidelines
If you go to Health Canada’s website here, you will find all of their suggestions and advice to help keep you as safe as possible during the Covid-19 pandemic. These tips are a go to source and essential to anyone trying to keep themselves safe from Covid-19. These include social distancing, mask wearing, sanitation, and many other recommendations.
Stay safe out there everyone and Merry Christmas!