80+ Fun Things To Do At Home – What To Do When Bored During Quarantine

These Are 80+ Fun Things To Do At Home If You’re Bored And In Self-Quarantine

October 28, 2019 Updated March 17, 2020


Are you looking for something fun to do while you’re at home? Now that nearly half the planet is in self-quarantine due to the coronavirus outbreak, we are all looking for something to distract us from just watching the news 24/7. And whether you’re social distancing, more of a homebody, home-sitting for someone else, or just calling a personal day for yourself, you can get more out of the time spent at home by doing something engaging, fun, and satisfying. Read on for 80+ fun ideas you can try next time you’re home alone.

  1. Order seamless
  2. Marie Kondo your sh*t 
  3. Re-decorate a room 
  4. Netflix binge
  5. Learn about essential oils
  6. Give yourself a facial 
  7. Bake something to share with your neighbors 
  8. Work on a scrapbook 
  9. Sit outside 
  10. Color-code your bookshelf
  11. Create a vision board 
  12. Read a magazine
  13. Turn on the Lifetime channel fun things to do at home, ideas for when youre home alone
  14. Clean your car 
  15. Write emails to distant family members
  16. Light your favorite candles
  17. Turn up some music and clean the floors 
  18. Make popcorn and watch a movie 
  19. Play with your dog 
  20. Paint and sip 
  21. Take a bubble bath 
  22. Start an Instagram page for your pet 
  23. Learn how to give a massage 
  24. Call a friend
  25. Read tarot cards 
  26. Make origami
  27. Take a nap
  28. Write poetry or start your novel
  29. Make a home video 
  30. Create something for you S.O. 
  31. Sage your house 
  32. Play video games
  33. Clean the refrigerator 
  34. Redo the lighting in the room you spend the most time in
  35. Refresh yourself on astronomy 
  36. Use your hand weights 
  37. Make a terrarium 
  38. Download an app you’ve been curious about
  39. Learn an instrument
  40. Create a new Pinterest board
  41. Turn up the music and dust your living space fun things to do at home
  42. Build a fort 
  43. Delete apps you don’t use from your phone
  44. Talk to your plants
  45. Prep your meals for a week 
  46. Light incense and meditate
  47. Turn the lights off and watch a scary movie
  48. Color-code your closet
  49. Plan a fun weekend 
  50. Study a map 
  51. Stretch
  52. Have a karaoke night
  53. Invent your own recipe
  54. Paint your nails 
  55. Organize your vitamin cabinet 
  56. Meditate
  57. Take some selfies 
  58. Clean up your email inbox
  59. Sew something
  60. Collect items throughout your home to donate
  61. Practice singing 
  62. Try yoga
  63. Make slime
  64. Create a new special space for the family pet
  65. Organize your bathroom cabinets
  66. Take an online class
  67. Watch (and try) YouTube tutorials 
  68. Have a bonfire
  69. Make a seasonal wreath 
  70. Dust off your outdoor space 
  71. Cook something new
  72. Start a blog
  73. Hang up a piece of art
  74. Make a bucket list 
  75. Exercise
  76. Eat cake batter 
  77. Read a book
  78. Shop online
  79. Make soup 
  80. Play board games
  81. Watch an entire season of a new show 
  82. Play your favorite song on repeat until you know all of the words