Many states have reopened after several weeks of restrictions on businesses, movement, and travel. But understandably, some people are still hesitant to go out because of fear of catching COVID-19. If you’re one of those who prefer to stay at home for the time being, there’s a drawback to that – boredom. Thankfully, there are things you can do to make it more bearable. In this article, we will be sharing our list of fun things to do at home.

List of Fun Things to Do at Home

1. Play video games

PlayStation 4 Slim 1TB Console (with 3 Free Games)

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Only on Playstation PS4 bundle includes a 1TB PS4 console, Dualshock4 wireless controller, and three games – one physical game (The Last of Us) and two game code vouchers (God of War and Horizon Zero Dawn).

Although printed with a March 31, 2020 expiration date, Sony has extended the expiration date of the game codes until March 31, 2021.

Winner of more than 200 Game of the Year awards, the Last of Us has been remastered for the PlayStation4. It now has higher resolution character models, improved shadows and lighting, and several other gameplay improvements.

In the God of War, Kratos, together with his son Atreus, must face the brutal Norse wilds and venture on a dangerous, personal journey.

Lastly, experience the full Horizon Zero Dawn adventure. In this open-world action RPG, players will explore a version of Earth inhabited by mysterious machines.

2. Learn to play a musical instrument (e.g., electric guitar)

Donner DST-1S Electric Guitar Kit with Amplifier

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This Donner DST-1S bundle includes all the accessories you need to start playing the electric guitar. The bundle includes the Donner DST-1S electric guitar, 3W MINI amplifier, bag, guitar capo, DT-2 tuner, strings, strap and picks.

The DST-1S electric guitar features a solid basswood body, chrome tuner keys, good quality brass strings, and a PVC pickguard. It offers natural, vibrant sound with a choice of convenient and practical features. Perfect for both beginner and intermediate players, the Donner DST-1S delivers a smooth tone ideal for rock and roll, playing the blues, and everything else in between.

3. Play board games with your family

Scrabble Deluxe Edition Game

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Take Scrabble to the next level with this Deluxe Edition game. The wheeled game board turns so you don’t have to read the board upside down. Its non-slip grid keeps tiles in place. When the game is over, store it in the handy carry case.

Includes wheeled game board, 100 wooden letter tiles, 4 tile racks, game guide, and 1 plush drawstring bag and game guide.

4. Draw or paint

Darice 120-Piece Deluxe Art Set – Art Supplies for Drawing and Painting

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The Darice deluxe set includes art supplies for drawing, painting and more. It is a great choice for adults and kids alike to experiment with an assortment of artistic media.

This 120 piece art set includes 24 crayons, 24 color pencils, 24 markers, 24 oil pastels, 12 watercolor cakes, 2 clips, 1 white watercolor tube, drawing pencil, palette, paintbrush, ruler, sharpener, eraser, sponge and scissors.

A plastic case with a snap shut handle holds all the art supplies and helps keep them neat and organized. It is portable, too, so you can easily bring it wherever inspiration lies!

5. Cross stitch

Pusheen: A Cross-Stitch Kit (RP Minis)

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Pusheen is the Internet's most adorable feline who has warmed the hearts of millions of people with her animated GIFs and comics. This craft kit has everything you need to create cute embroidered designs of Pusheen: a 32-page mini-book with cross-stitching instructions and two easy patterns (ideal for both beginners and advanced stitchers alike), two 5″ x 5″ pieces of cotton Aida cloth, two tapestry needles, a 3-inch embroidery hoop, and four skeins of embroidery thread.

6. Read a book

How to Be Happy

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Author Lee Crutchley brings an interactive approach to seldom discussed but common issues: anxiety and depression. Through a series of supportive and engaging prompts, How To Be Happy can help you see things in a new light, rediscover simple pleasures, or at least feel a little less sad. It is a workbook, creative outlet, security blanket, and secret diary all rolled into one. The pages of this book will offer a fresh perspective, solace, engagement, and hopeful new beginnings for readers of all ages and walks of life.

7. Exercise

Schwinn 130 Upright Bike

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Designed for fitness enthusiasts of all levels, the Schwinn 130 Upright Bike provides both quality and value. Intuitive and ergonomic, this exercise bike is loaded with user friendly features for a cardio workout that checks all the boxes – effective, comfortable and enjoyable.

The Schwinn 130 has 20 levels of resistance, allowing you to choose the workout intensity that is right for you. Meanwhile, the goal tracking capability will allow you to set individual exercise goals such as time, distance, and calories. Other features include adjustable angle, DualTrack LCD screen, padded seat, padded handlebars, and contact heart rate monitors.


This list of fun things to do at home will make time spent with the family more meaningful and enjoyable. Discover a new hobby and create fun memories with people you love the most. Stay safe everyone.

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