Coronavirus Quarantine: Things to do at home during lockdown


Things to do durig quarantine: There is a beautiful saying ,”The empty mind is the devils workshop” and due to corona virus we’ve realized that it’s pretty boring to stay home idly. The first few days we were very happy and excited as we didn’t have any work to do except using mobile phones but as the days are going we’re bored using those phones as we’re not finding any interesting content to watch. We’re being boring due to this boredom.

So, here are some interesting things you can do during self quarantine;

Coronavirus Quarantine: Things to do at home during lockdown

things to do during quarantine

1. Reading novels can be the best things to do during quarantine

things to do during quarantine

Books open doors in our mind, allowing us to live an entire lifetime and travel the world without even leaving the comfort of our chairs.

Books teach us a lot of things; for instance: love, heartbreak, friendships, betrayal, war, social injustice, resilience of human spirits. Here are some books you can read during quarantine:

  1. Kite runner by Khaled Hosseini
  2. Number of the stars by Lois Lowry
  3. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  4. Lord of flies by William Golding
  5. The secret diary of Ardian Mole by Sue Townsend
  6. Charlie and the chocolate factory by Roald Dahl
  7. Sophie’s World by Jostein Gaarder
  8. The old man and the sea by Ernest Hemingway
  9. Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
  10. Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  11. Things fall aprart by Chinua Achebe
  12. Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
  13. Great expectations by Charls Dickens
  14. Wolf hall by Hilary Mantel
  15. The bad seed by William March[/su_box]

These are some amazing books you can learn during this quarantine.

2. Writing stories, comics or poems

things to do during quarantine

You can’t explore yourself unlit you give yourself some time to know that you’re capable of doing anything you want. Writing what is going on your mind maybe story for some people who reads your writing. You can also use your this fr ee time to show your creativity by writing what is in your mind.

You can even share your thoughts or what obstacles you’ve faced in growing up or as an adult and if you give someone to read your work it might help them growing up. You can write in any convenient subject like love, passion,  heartbreak, friendships, travel diaries, social injustice and horror stories, etc. You can write poems for someone special, parents, friends, betrayal, love for one’s country, etc. You can write your in any of your favourite topics which might be the best things to do during quarantine days.

3. Spending quality time with parents

things to do during quarantine

Due to our busy schedule we don’t get enough time for our parents. Now we have enough time for them and to spend with them so we can discuss our problems and ask our parents some measures to solve those problems. We can sit with them recalling our childhood memories and listening to their childhood memories and stories.

And if we have our grandparents with us it is more fun to listen how they were as a kid. Listening to their experiences and stories and comparing those stories and memories with out stories and memories is so much fun.

4. Making art and craft and drawings to decorate your room

things to do during quarantine

When we start feeling bored seeing the same colour or decor of our room we can make some very interesting and creative DIYs to decorate our room. If you’re good and interested in art and crafts or drawing you can decorate your room beautifully with some paintings , sketchs and your beautiful crafts.

We can make our room look very interesting because of our creativity. There are lot of works that a creative mind can do and one of them is making some really interesting crafts to make a room very attractive.

5. Helping in household chores

things to do during quarantine

As everyone is sitting bored at home we have got somethings to do. We can help our parents to do some household works and decrease their burden. We can make different recipes watching videos in youtube or we can make what we know.

We can clean our house; throw all the dirts and make our house healthy. Also due to this virus we’re told to keep cleaning ourselves. As we know prevention is better than cure. So helping in household chores and keeping you house clean is also the thing you can do during this quarantine.

6. Playing mobile or computer games

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Technology has made our lives very easier and we all have our cell phones and computer at home. There are a lot of very interesting mobile and computer games. So here is a list of some really interesting game to play during quarantine;

  1. PUBG mobile
  2. Max payne
  3. Carmageddon
  4. Rayman
  5. Goat simulator
  6. Minecraft
  7. Call of duty: Mobile
  8. The room series
  9. Nintendo games
  10. Noodlecake studios
  11. Pok emon go
  12. Vainglory
  13. Ant smasher
  14. Candy Crush
  15. Evoland 1 and 2

These are some interesting games to play.

7. Watch movies, series, anime

things to do during quarantine

Well we have nothing to do in this boring afternoon. But we can make them little interesting by watching movies, series or anime. So the list of movies, series and anime goes like this;


  • Catch me if you can
  • Millions
  • Shub mangal zyada saavdha
  • Chhapaak


  • Game of thrones
  • Mr. Robot
  • Stranger things
  • Mirzapur
  • Scared Games


  • Ishuzoku Reviewers
  • Gintama
  • Steins;Gate
  • Hunter x Hunter
  • Kimi no Na Wa

8. Solving riddles and playing indoor game

things to do during quarantine

Need a little break to unwind with some fun brain games? Check the best riddle games of all times. here we’ll provide you some really fun riddles to solve sitting home.

  1. I’m tall when I’m young, and  I’m short when I’m old. what am I?
  2. What is full of holes but still holds water?
  3. What is always in front of you but can’t be seen?
  4. What can you break, even if you never pick it up or touch it?
  5. A man who was outside in the rain without an umbrella or hat didn’t get a single hair on his head wet. Why?

You can search for more such amazing riddles to solve when you’re bored. You can also play some really amazing indoor games; like:

  1. UNO
  2. Ludo
  3. Chess
  4. Hide and seek
  5. Card games
  6. Carrom Board

These are the amazing and interesting indoor games to play during quarantine.

9. Start journal or blog

things to do during quarantine

You can start writing about anything you do and also write blogs about music, different places, food, lifestyle, fitness, DIY etc. You also can write about corona virus because it is most highlighted topic of wold now and also write journal on what you do daily like daily diary.

You can write all your feelings, imaginations, perspective, etc and increase your writing skills and you may write very fast due to the habit of writing blogs or journal. You can imagine any thing to write journal and blogs about. You can also polish you creativity through this.

10. Learn to play musical instruments if it doesn’t bother your neighbours

things to do during quarantine

Everyone loves music and many people love to play musical instruments. If you have musical instruments and have curiosity to learn how to play those instruments than you can learn to play them through internet. Internet has made our world a small village we get everything we search in the internet. So if you’re interested to learn to play musical instruments you can utilize this time to learn those instruments if it doesn’t bother your neighbours.



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