The Covid-19 pandemic of 2020 has changed the way people, and the world in general, function. Everyone has made changes to their lives, sometimes drastic, not always out of their own choice. And it is this issue of choice, how we respond to the pandemic and ‘the new normal’ that is at the crux of this talk. Husband and wife, Gyles and Vanetta Morrison, offer their perspective and advice on how people are reacting during the pandemic, from their unique positions as Clinical UX Designer and a Counsellor respectively.