The coronavirus pandemic has turned our lives all topsy turvy and we are stuck at home not knowing what to do. There is a global phenomenon to stay at home and reduce human contact to a bare minimum. You may have been in social distancing mode for weeks or maybe you just started. Whatever your situation may be, you may already be facing a tough time. Let us look at some fun and even useful things that you can do to keep yourself occupied and stay sane through it all.
Netflix everyoneIn fact, there already may have been a surge in the subscriptions on Netflix, Hotstar etc. It is a great idea to binge on the series and movies on these apps and watch all your favorites again or start a series that you always wanted to watch but your schedule didn’t allow you to. This is a great way to spend time, in fact, you will not even realize how time passes while you watch the series or movies.
Aim for fitnessIt is alright if you cannot really hit the gym or go to the yoga studio right now. There are many exercise classes or fitness apps online and you can make use of them. whether it is the full blown workouts from fitness gurus like Kayla Itsines or Nike training club or Yin Yoga with a virtual instructor. The internet is full of inspiring fitness blogs and trainer videos which can teach you the exact way to stay fit at home. If you love dancing, then that can be your way to get in the daily quota of body fitness.
Let your Creative side outEven if you haven’t done it for a long time or haven’t ever tried it, now is your time. There are many online tutorials available that will teach you how to start. So now you can be pro at sketching, drawing or painting.
Work from homeWhile many people may already be well acquainted with the remote work schedule, there are some who are finding it difficult to cope with. Well the best thing to do while working from home is to create a schedule and stick to it, create your own dedicated office space check with your colleagues to stay connected and take regular breaks. Connecting with your colleagues at regular intervals will keep the morale of the team high.
Cook and feel betterIf you have all the exciting gadgets in your kitchen but never really got the chance to get them dirty then now is the time for it. This is great way to enjoy your domestic life even if you are not an experienced cook. All you have to do is turn to chef YouTube who will teach you how to cook up amazing meals. Make the most of the home delivery services and get everything at your doorstep.
Host a virtual partyEven if it is a virtual party you don’t need to reduce the amount of booze you want to take, or any less dancing on the table thing. Decide on a date and invite your friends to log into zoom or skype at the same time every week. Catch up on the gossip that you may be missing and the best thing is that you can stay in your pajamas and have no worries about catching a cab home. There is a host of other things that you can do during this quarantine period. These activities will keep you in good spirits and you can get off the steam that builds up during lonely times. It is a great thing if you are living with a family so that you can get more together time. These are some of the best things that you can do during quarantine and with your imagination you can think of more of these to stay sane and enjoy most of your time at home.