Pandemic self care: Making it back to the gym

Photo credit: Eduardo Romero

I went back to the gym last month. I had been thinking about it, dreaming about it for awhile. But I wasn’t sure if I was ready to be in close proximity with other people, moving and sweating in an indoor space. During the spring and summer months, outdoor exercise was my fitness of choice. Walking in the park. Yoga at home. Dancing at home. There were days I didn’t feel very motivated or I was busy with school…