Everyone is talking about corona virus and quarantine and there are curfews and lockdowns and the whole world is falling down! So what to do? You must be finding fun things to do from home.
Almost all of us are stuck in our homes ( although it’s a blessing to be home) for atleast one or two months more and everyone is tired of sleeping too.
Looking for some things to do from home?
Here is a detailed list of these amazing 25 things you can do while staying home and these will definitely help you kill your boredom. I am sure you will find this list helpful ?
1.Connect with your family and friends online
I know you cannot go out and attend those birthdays and celebrations but why worry when you can facetime, zoom, skype and use so many other applications to video call. Set a time and talk to your family and friends. Use this time to connect with your old friends. I have been video calling my family who are in another country almost daily. We set up our cameras and have hours of fun talking. Don’t let this social distancing create distances between your family and friends. it’s definitely one of the fun things to do from home.
2.Play board games and puzzles
We love board games and puzzles and we have been doing this since 3 weeks for now, still not bored. Lol.
3.Play online games
Now you can play so many games online with your friends or family. We love playing ludo star and few other games. We just connect a call and play and have so much fun. Just like old times and what’s better than having fun while sitting at home.
Painting and coloring is my favorite thing to do from home. I love to draw sketches and paint them. Doesn’t matter if you are a newbie or you never used a paint brush, take this time to learn on your own. Make it fun!
5.Organize your room
It’s time to organize your room that you have been postponing for so long. Do it now! It’s a great way to utilize time, be productive and kill the boredom.
6.Clean your home
I know we all have been cleaning our homes all year but this time when you are bored, you can deep clean your home. Clean those corners and walls and tiles. Do it!
7.Take an online course
A lot of online institutions are offering online courses for free now. You can simply google it and find something worth learning. Maybe you learn something you were not expecting! Who knows so try it out. Keep it in your list of fun things to do from home.
8.Read a book
I love collecting books but I never get time to read them. I am reading all those books now. You can also do that. I even love re-reading old books. You can do that too. Go read that book again! Re-live that story.
9.Listen to podcasts
I have been ignoring the podcasts although I am very much interested in few of them but never got time. If you are like me, you can use this time when you are practicing social distancing and listen to podcasts. Maybe you learn something new and beneficial.
Still looking for more fun things to do from home? keep reading!
10.Binge watch Netflix and tv
Okay this is my favorite thing to do because I love binge watching. Omg, I can totally watch Stranger things again. I have few top favorites series and I love re-watching them again and again. You can read that list here. I am also starting some new series. If you don’t know where to start, check out these amazing Netflix seasons you will definitely love!
- The vampire diaries
- Stranger things
- The haunting of hill house
- The originals
- Love island
- Teen wolf
- Sherlock holmes
- Gossip girl
- Desperate housewives
- Bates motel
11.Create a fun bucket list
Although you cannot travel but you can create a bucket list, its for free! You can fill that bucket anytime later when situation will go back to normal. Go write that list now!
12.DIY and crafts
There are millions of youtube videos and tutorials on a lot of fun DIY projects. Go through them, maybe you find something interesting to pass your time.
13.Learn to bake something new
Life was so busy before this quarantine that baking was a luxury. Now you have time, you are at home, getting bored, then why not try a new recipe. Bake an apple pie! Bake that chicken pot pie! Bake a new pizza. Try it. You will love this , trust me!
14.Organize your laptop/computer
My laptop is one of the messiest things on this earth. I am organizing this nowadays. What a brilliant idea! Lol you can do that too.
15.Delete emails and useless photos
Your online drive and inbox would be filled with so much junk these past years I am sure. Its time to clean it up. Delete those emails that are just sitting there in your inbox for no reason. Discard those extra photos and bursts and blurry images. Delete these and clean your drive.
16.Rearrange your home furniture
Rearranging your home setting is a good idea to fight with the boredom. You can simply change the setting. Put that lamp in another corner and that plant in another room. It will help you in opening up your mind and your home will look better.
17.Do your manicure and pedicure at home
Now when salons are closed, you have to do your mani and pedi at home! So why wait for another month for your salon lady. Give your hands and feet a luxury treatment at home with products available at home. It will hardly take an hour. And it will instantly lift your mood
18.Learn to make different smoothies and shakes
I am doing this nowadays. Lol. Learning new smoothies recipes and new shakes. I am sure I wont be buying those expensive smoothies after this all is over. Haha
19.Declutter your drawers
My drawers have so much junk and I never got time to clean these. Now I am gonna do that. This is an awesome idea. Utilize this time to declutter your drawers, and throw away those old receipts and cards you no longer need.
20.Clean your fridge
Your refrigerator may need a deep cleaning and sanitizing. Do it now! Throw away those sauces and stuff that you don’t even use anymore.
21.Create a Tik Tok account
Okay this is on my list but I haven’t done it yet. But why don’t you have fun and create a Tik Tok account. Good idea?
22.Do a home makeover
We all have a lot of makeup stuff that we never use. Its time to use it! Give yourself that taylor swift makeover and enjoy it.
23.Learn to apply an eye liner
The biggest goal to achieve ever!
24.Create a photojournal/scrapbook
Get a scrapbook or a photo album and paste all the photos you have. Write the date , time and occasion with the photos. Maybe in next 10, 20 years you will not remember this but if you do it now and save your memories, you will remember that ? thank me after 10 years.
25.Workout at home
This time, if you focus on your health, you will emerge stronger and healthier ofcourse. Even if you have many cheat days, you can still balance it out by working out at home. Who cares if the gyms are closed! Pick up those dumbbells and get set go!
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