Day 17 in a nutshell Credit: Samantha Bailey

At 5 PM Saturday, March 21, Governor J.B. Pritzker’s COVID-19 Executive Order No. 8, aka the Stay at Home order, took effect. Here’s a daily-ish journal of how Reader staff, our friends, family—and our pets—are spending our time.

Day 17: April 6

What we’re listening to:

What we’re (re-)reading:

What we’re watching:

What we’re drinking:

  • La Croix’s new LimonCello flavor (a PR company sent me a case, and in the spirit of Evelyn From the Internets’s #SmackYoLip, I did a tasting. The bouquet is giving me Lemonheads candy, the taste is somehow Dreamsicle? I may have had four in one day. Verdict: would buy.)
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