11 Ways To Keep Busy At Home

We're finding ourselves spending a lot more time inside our homes, and for many people this can be difficult. We've pulled together 15 ways to keep yourself busy - whether you're alone or entertaining children, we hope we can help in some way.

1. Clean out your wardrobe and donate your clothes.

If you have some time on your hands, it's always a great idea to go through what you don't need and make space in your home. Donate your clothes and unwanted items to charities so they can go to those in need.

2. DIY Beeswax Wrap Kit by SuperBee

Enjoy the experience of making your own Beeswax Wraps with this Do-It-Yourself Kit. It includes 1 Set of Fabric and enough wax to make 3 Sets. Upcycle any fabric or cotton clothing into your own sizes and patterns with the leftover wax.

3. Experiment with cooking.

Make your own takeaway favourites at home with these easy to follow recipes. From pizza to chicken tikka masala, it's time to recreate the Friday night classics.

4. Make your own wreath.

Follow this step-by-step guide to making your own wreath so that you can have a beautifully decorated front door.

5. Learn a new skill by signing up for an online course.

On Skillshare, there are so many courses you can follow along for free. If you love to learn, Skillshare is a great resource to help you find something new.

6. Curl up with a new book.

Discover 10 books that are on our 'to read' list.

7. Catch up on free audiobooks.

Browse the list of audiobooks which are completely free to download and listen to.

8. Start writing in a journal.

Daily gratitude is the secret to happiness. With 365 days of prompts to encourage reflection and a positive outlook, this journal has the power to change your life.

9. Treat yourself to an at-home spa day.

Now is the perfect time to really take the time to slow down and look after yourself. Show small businesses your support, and browse our beauty and wellbeing products.

10. Get crafty.

From knitting to embroidery to pottery, there are so many things you can do at home to keep you busy and make something with your hands. With brands like Sculpd and Wool and the Gang, you can create something new with guidance. Homemade items also make the best gifts!

11. Sign up to an online class.

Bamford have a virtual class schedule with their Bamford Wellness Spa practitioners in the Cotswolds. They have a daily class schedule which will be live streamed by their team of wellness practitioners and can be practised in the comfort of your home. Browse and book your place in a Pilates, hatha yoga, breathwork or mindfulness class. Each class is £9 for a 60 minute class.

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