Stuffed animals once again are taking a major role during stressful times. The coronavirus outbreak is certainly one of those times and plushies rise up.
We’ve talked for years about the comforting effect stuffed animals have on people. Having a plush friend during a tough time can be very beneficial not only for kids.
Stuffed animals and teddy bears can be a comforting friend for adults, too. And the outbreak is showing how this is happening.
You’ve probably seen plenty of news about teddy bear hunts, neighborhoods creating stuffed animal zoos and more. There are also plenty of stories about donating toys and plushies to kids in need during the outbreak.
All of these activities have stuffed animals at their core. They are helpful not only for the kids. Adults too can ease the stress by interacting with the plushies.
This is very important during a tough time like now. It helps everyone reduce stress and feel better. In turn, this helps them make better decisions which is very important in a time of crisis.
Stuffed animals once again prove they are a comforting friend and that’s fantastic. They also help motivate you and bring a smile to you and your loved ones. If you do cuddle with them, make sure you keep them properly washed and clean so that you and they stay safe during the outbreak,