Many of us are finding ourselves stuck indoors with nothing to do during this unique and challenging time. Don’t reach for the bottle when you’re bored. Try something off our list of boredom busters instead!
Crafty Boredom Busters
What better time than now to get crafty and see what you can create?
Tasty Boredom Busters
We all like to eat when we’re bored! Try some of these tasty ideas before you sit down to eat.
Relaxing Boredom Busters
A little R&R can help you find peace and rejuvenate yourself!
Make bath scrubs
Read a book – check if your library offers online books or go ahead and download the first 40 pages of This Naked Mind for free right now!
Take a bath
Update your playlists
Take a nap
Practical Boredom Busters
It might not be fun but these times can be used for getting practical things crossed off your list as well.
Clear out your mailboxes – both in real life and online
Clean the house
Create your budget
Clean your car out
Clean the fridge
Unique Boredom Busters
Tired of the same old and want to try something different?
Create a photo book or collage of your favorite pictures.
Make your own postcards and send them via snail mail
Write your memoir
Make a bucket list
Write yourself a letter to your future me
Write future letters to your kids or loved ones
Start a blog
Research your family tree
Join an online group and start connecting with others around the world
Physical Boredom Busters
Get moving and get out of your funk by searching on YouTube for your next great workout. A few search ideas are –
Tae Kwon Do
Tried and True Boredom Busters
Finally, you can’t go wrong by picking any if these time honored ways of killing time.
Do a puzzle
Take a college class
Do a crossword puzzle
Play a board game
Have a movie marathon
Play video games
Look up old friends