35 Things to Do While Bored in Quarantine

By Kaitlyn Ketchell and Amber Wright

With so much free time, many of us have exhausted the typical things to do. Luckily, you can have some fun doing unusual things on our list!

  1. Learn a dance
  2. Rearrange your furniture/redecorate your room
  3. Make an escape room in your house
  4. Build a pillow fort
  5. Read the entire dictionary
  6. Memorize a sonnet or poem
  7. Try a new recipe
  8. Start journaling
  9. Make a podcast
  10. Sketch all the types of plants in your yard
  11. Do an at-home spa day
  12. Write down your dreams
  13. Make a sandwich while blindfolded
  14. Learn to write with your non-dominant hand
  15. Make up a secret code
  16. Make a house of cards
  17. Watch an obscure documentary
  18. Make a board game
  19. Start a prank war with your sibling
  20. Start a scrapbook
  21. Try a blind taste test of two different brands (e.g. Coke and Pepsi)
  22. Learn to make an origami animal
  23. Learn to juggle
  24. Try a DIY craft project
  25. Learn morse code
  26. Learn a magic trick
  27. Cook a fancy meal or die trying
  28. Subscribe to a new magazine
  29. Try to make a cake without following a recipe
  30. Paint a wall in your room (with permission)
  31. Master cartwheels and handstands
  32. Learn some random trivia facts
  33. Eat healthy for a week
  34. Do a self-guided research project
  35. Binge-read a book series