Routines have the power to bring normality to this anything but normal situation that we found ourselves in. And they add predictibility.
Sometimes changing plans is required. Yes, it’s me here, the one always talking about routines and keeping with your habits. There is a reason for it. Exceptions are there to make the rule.
The problem with taking a break is exactly what it means – breaking habits. It is hard to keep habits when taking breaks – but should you really?