Shawn Johnson is grateful for the routine she and husband Andrew East developed in quarantine.
The Olympic gymnast informed Web page Six that she and the NFL lengthy snapper have savored the moments at residence watching their 7-month-old daughter Drew develop.
“Each single day, my husband will take our daughter for an hour or two, and I’ll have my time to go work out, and simply have alone time. Then as quickly as I’m performed, we change, after which it’s his flip,” stated Johnson, who welcomed her first baby in October.
“It’s been superior. An effective way for us to sort of combine up the day and get some area and keep wholesome.”
Whereas staying match in the course of the coronavirus pandemic has been a precedence for Johnson, she has additionally been spending time working on her limited-edition capsule assortment with Vera Bradley. The baggage, priced from $30 to $140, are constructed from recycled water bottles with purchases supporting Blessings in a Backpack.
“I’m obsessed with pockets, I can by no means have sufficient pockets in a bag,” Johnson stated of the ReActive Ditty bag and Deluxe tote.
Although the present circumstances have saved Johnson and East, each 28, near residence, they’ve loved the change of tempo.
“I feel what I’ve appreciated is, normally us as a household, we’re all the time going 100 miles an hour, so we’re touring each week all through the month, always doing one thing new, and we by no means have time to essentially be at residence, so that is sort of a brand new factor for us, and it’s been superior having the ability to have household time daily,” stated Johnson.
As for the place Johnson wish to journey subsequent as soon as restrictions are lifted, an “unique” locale could be a most well-liked vacation spot.
“My husband and I discuss this virtually each single day trigger we like to journey a lot,” Johnson stated.
“A bucket listing merchandise of ours has all the time been to go to some unique [place], whether or not it’s the Maldives or Australia or one thing loopy. And every time it’s protected, I feel that is going to be the time we do it simply because it’s been a giant 12 months for all the world, and I feel we simply wish to have a good time the sunshine on the finish of the tunnel,” she added.
Johnson has traveled the globe as a former Olympic gymnast. Through the 2008 video games in Beijing, she gained the gold medal for her efficiency on the stability beam, along with a silver medal for her ground program. The US additionally scooped up two silver medals for the workforce and all-around program.