Since the day we locked ourselves away from the world, we have used up all the activities we know to keep ourselves occupied in our houses. But don’t worry! There are unusual activities that I’m sure you have never tried at home.
1. Run a home-marathon 😀
Do you miss going for a run in the park? Well, you don’t need to go to the park. All you need to do is pick up your mobile phone and download a pedometer app. Start your marathon in the house. If you set your pace carefully and run from room to room, you will be amazed to see how many steps you have run in just half an hour. You can even wear your favourite running shoes and listen to your favourite songs while running in the house.
2. Try ballpoint pen drawing
Have you ever wanted to draw beautiful pictures but thought you do not have the talent? Take the chance of being at home. Take a simple ballpoint pen that you use to write your shopping list and a piece of paper. There are some very successful video tutorials on social media sites. Check out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcdk0n30QJ4&t=394s or https://www.artinstructionblog.com/ballpoint-pen-drawing-for-beginners Following some simple steps, you can create your own piece of art.
3. Karaoke time. Be a Rock Star!
You can try some Karaoke apps. Most of them are offered free on IOS and Android. Some apps allow you to invite your friends to sing with you. The most successful karaoke apps are Smule and Starmaker. Sing Sharp is another app, it helps you improve your singing voice.
P.S. Do you think your voice is not good? Some karaoke apps let you tune your voice. Feel like a Rock Star!
4. Bake bread, get rid of stress
According to research, working with dough reduces stress level. Do you need a recipe? Well, there are very good cooking websites that share tried and true recipes. They also have video tutorials. All you need is flour, water and salt.
5. Build a DIY terrarium
Do you ever wish you had a garden? You can build your own garden. Start small and build a mini version of the garden of your dreams. Terrariums are easy to make and keep. You need a jar, some soil, some greenery and small rocks. You can collect soil, green plants and rocks from the street when you are out for shopping.