7 things to do to keep the boredom of social distancing away and make your stay at home fun.
Stream a movie:
Due to social distancing caused by coronavirus, movie studios are now releasing films to streaming devices.
Some films available for streaming the latest Pixar film “Onward” and “The Invisible Man”. The Ben Affleck flick “The Way Back” and “Birds of Prey” will be available on digital March 24.
Read a book
Psychology Today suggests reading five books you have always wanted to read but never had the time.
Don’t let social distancing limit your interactions. call, text someone.. video call, do voice note.
Write, journal, Start a book
This is a good time to write something and or anything that comes to your mind or you have ever wanted to write.
How do you feel about staying home when you really want to go out and fly? Share your frustrations, insights and new perspective of life based on the coronavirus pandemic. Write a poem to loved one or a short story a day without work.
The good thing about it is that you don’t have to finish it. Perhaps, you might just launch a writing career.
Listen to podcasts or create your own
Get some inspiration from thousands of podcast library online. Perhaps, you feel the need to encourage someone out there. Share your thoughts with an inspiring podcast- there are free app on IOS and android to help achieve that.
Share your message on WhatsApp, facebook and youtube and other platforms.
Find your favorite topic and listen to a podcast on it, The New York Times suggested.
Go for a walk, get outside, Jog around:
SOcial distancing does not stop you from walking as long as you are not in company of many people. Walk and work your muscles.
Medical practitioners say walk is a good form of exercise for physical and mental health. Walk away the boredom.
You can also prayer walk- pray as you walk; it is good for the soul and spirit.
Avoid playground and remember to wash your hands afterwards.