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Bored at Home Because of the COVID-19 Quarantine? Here’s Some Things to Do.

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You can only spend so much time on Netflix and TikTok. Here are some things you can do while you’re sheltering in place during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Take a virtual tour

Learn a new skill

  • Download Duolingo, or a similar app, and teach yourself a foreign language
  • Learn calligraphy. YouTube can help
  • Teach yourself how to type using Typing Club or


Take care of yourself

  • Make a list of things for which you are grateful
  • Morning meditation with Jellyfish from the Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Check out the Calm app for free guided meditations
  • Take a nap
  • GO OUTSIDE! You are still allowed to walk around outside. Spending time in nature is good for your health
  • Take a shower, change your clothes, take care of yourself
  • Make a vision board

Connect with friends

Get cultured

Watch some TV

If you’ve cancelled Netflix to save some money, you can still watch lots of streaming content on these channels:

Play a game

  • Play Solitaire and Mahjong online
  • USA Today has pretty much every game, jigsaw puzzles, and more online

Last updated April 17, 2020 at 3:47 pm

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