Most effective ways to overcome your boredom during the lockdown period.
These days, it is a new feeling. When you have completed almost done with your Netflix binge-watching and the idea of spending another day on the couch watching memes seems too easy, it’s about time to change your routine (yeah, doing nothing also becomes a routine) and get your creativity on-board. The best way to sail through this lockdown period is by keeping yourself busy. From learning languages, organizing your clothes, updating your resume to writing a novel, there are many productive things you can do to spend time – why not get started right away? Once we sort the works that are to be done, we realize that there is a lot to do. In this article, we are going to talk about a few things one can do to make the most out of the free time available these days:
Do you remember the times when you wanted to get a grip on Italian, Spanish or French but couldn’t find free time? This is your chance. Use this time on a large selection of YouTube videos and online tutorials to learn an entirely new language.
Go On A Shopping Spree:
Who does not like shopping? For some, shopping works as a great mood-buster. There are a variety of shopping sites to choose from and the product range has also become very extensive. Even browsing these sites can be a great time utilization. My recommendation would be- https://citishopdeals.com.au/
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Organize Your Wardrobe:
Most of us have at least one dress that we know we will never wear again or jeans that just don’t fit the way they used to. It’s time to do away with those clothes and get rid of the dresses that no longer see the light of day. These outfits have been in your wardrobe for real long now. Some ways to deal with them:
- Discard them
- give it to friends or relatives
- donate to a charity
- find the nearest clothing store and recycle.
Find Better Investment Opportunities:
We all are on a constant lookout for investment opportunities. There is no way to find profitable opportunities at one go. For instance, I always prefer to do my research first. Only when I am assured that the company is reliable and not a bad bet, I proceed with the investing activities. If you are into real estate investment, I have something to save you some time, I would suggest you go to cornerstone.co.th and find good value for money by investing with them.
Well, everything else is on hold, it is about time that you resume your skill-building. Most online education sites have dropped down their pricing, and some courses are available for free as well. Get the certification courses if you wish, they are worth the amount you spend on curating them. Work on your LinkedIn profiles and make the most of this time. Some straightforward benefits are:
- Sharpen your knowledge
- Upgrade your skill-set
- Get aware of the new trends in your profile
- Increase your worth as a human resource for the company
- Take a step ahead in your career building process
Renovate Your Home:
In the daily monotony of work-life, we often forget to take out to time for the building we call home. Now when we are spending 24*7 inside the walls, most of us are realizing that we need to add a thing or two here and there to increase our work from home efficiencies. Some days ago, lights went out at my place and my life came to a standstill. I regretted not having a diesel generator. have you ever felt the same? Let me know in the comments.
Missing your gym and the vibe? Why only work from home? We can work out from home as well. Exercising from home can be as beneficial for your mind as it is for your body. Try different types of exercises over the next few weeks and find one that suits you.
Refurbish Your Furniture:
Can’t you stop staring at the annoying chips in your sideboard? Do you want to give these shelves a new coat of paint? Why wait for the lockdown to settle and call a professional then? I’d suggest Do It Yourself! Have fun and turn your tired furniture into something fun. Ensure that your friends are surprisingly jealous of it when you upload an Instagram story.
Give a Shot to Gardening!
Tired of spending all your time in the room? Turn your garden into a quiet room so you can go out to do much-needed research and development. And this time you spend working on your garden will prove to be a great investment in the future. When you are busy and cannot find time to go to your favorite cafe, sit in your garden with a cup of your beverage, and relax!
You can’t go wrong with blogging. Whether you use it as an online writing portfolio, as a place to share your passions, or as an opportunity to try something new, it’s time for this creative juice to come out. I had a blog made long ago which I have revived. You can also begin with the blog and mark things you have been doing in it. It will become a good tool to revisit in the future. You will not regret making the blog.
As you see, this quarantine time is not as bad as the world will make you feel. There is a lot we can do in this period- and in a way that we are better prepared to face the future. Also, these activities do not sum it all. There are infinite other tasks you can look into.
Hope you found this blog worth your time and energy. Do share it with your friends and spread the cheerful vibe. If you know of something very interesting to do at this time, do let me know in the comments.