30 Fun things to do when bored at home

Article by Maureen Kasuku
Posted: July 16, 2020

During this pandemic, you might find yourself with extra time on your hands. If you are bored or are just looking for some inspiration, here are some fun and engaging activities you can try:

For your home/space:

  1.     Declutter your home
  2.     Start a plant nursery
  3.     Clean out your closet
  4.     Arrange your work space
  5.     Start a DIY project of something you need
  6.     Rearrange furniture in your rooms
  7.     Swap curtains in different rooms
  8.     Make a vision board
  9.     Paint one of your walls
  10.     Switch the order of a room in your house

Productive things:

  1.     Clean up your email inboxes
  2.     Update your resume
  3.     Do research on your dream career
  4.     Meal prep for the next week
  5.     Learn a new skill in your career path
  6.     Sign up for freelance work
  7.     Learn to speed read
  8.     Practice your current skills
  9.     Make reservations for future plans
  10.     Start building a habit you would like to possess

    Fun things

    1.     Create a bucket list of things you would like to do or places you would like to visit
    2.     Tie and dye your clothes
    3.     Host an online game on kahoot
    4.     Learn to pose for pictures
    5.     Make a collage of your favorite pictures
    6.     Watch a show you normally wouldn’t
    7.     Watch virtual tours on YouTube
    8.     Learn the dance routine of your favorite song
    9.     Revamp your social media pages
    10.     Call a friend you have not spoken to in ages

About the author

Maureen Kasuku

Maureen is our resident cat lady and Beyoncé stan. She writes about spas, brunch and ballet recitals but has never been to any. Moonlights as a social justice activist in her spare time. She knows things and is obnoxiously opinionated on the internet but not in real life


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