Thursday, December 4, 2014

101 things to do when you're bored

  1. drink some tea

  2. go for a walk

  3. watch a movie

  4. turn on some music

  5. dance

  6. check out videos on YouTube

  7. bake some cake

  8. send an encouraging text

  9. go wild food foraging

  10. create an inspiration board or book

  11. knit or crochet something

  12. write a letter

  13. sit in a cafe and people watch

  14. figure out exactly how you'd spend a million

  15. sing

  16. meditate

  17. clean & tidy your room
  18. read

  19. change your desktop picture

  20. organise your recipe folder, and go through your recipe books and mark ones you'd like to make.

  21. have a nap

  22. update your budget

  23. write a blog post

  24. play with your makeup

  25. dress up

  26. draw

  27. try out a new hairstyle

  28. call someone

  29. chew some gum

  30. find 5 new words in the dictionary

  31. scroll through old photos

  32. organise your wardrobe

  33. play the cloud shapes game

  34. plan a party

  35. video yourself

  36. paint your nails

  37. weed the garden

  38. follow some yoga on youtube

  39. make some homemade almond scrub

  40. have a bath

  41. light a candle

  42. find new blogs to inspire you

  43. go to charity shops and play the £5 challenge (basically see what
    amazing thing you can get for £5, good fun by yourself or with a friend)

  44. write to your local council

  45. write a "happy list" of 10 things that make you smile

  46. make some bunting

  47. origami

  48. watch catch-up TV

  49. open a tin from your pantry

  50. tie dye

  51. make pancakes

  52. learn a phrase in a foreign language

  53. alter a piece of clothing you never wear

  54. put stuff on ebay

  55. clean
  56. sprout some seeds

  57. make an indoor tent
  58. stumbleupon

  59. go to your local petshop and look at the fish

  60. skip or hopscotch

  61. make the ultimate sandwich

  62. poach an egg

  63. offer to babysit for a friend

  65. go to the library

  66. brush your teeth

  67. doodle nonstop

  68. plan a roadtrip

  69. do laundry

  70. get friends round for a sleepover

  71. make a chickpea pizza with interesting toppings

  72. walk barefoot

  73. pack a picnic

  74. lie outside on a blanket

  75. sew up a bag out of an old shirt

  76. go fishing

  77. play boardgames with your family

  78. lay the table and have 'high tea' with friends

  79. watch the sunset or sunrise

  80. practice creating perfect winged eyeliner

  81. write a gift list for Christmas

  82. make a mixed CD

  83. scavenger hunt

  84. create some art for your bedroom

  85. make homemade applesauce

  86. catch a bus

  87. barbecue

  88. rearrange your room

  89. ride a bike

  90. camp in your own garden

  91. draw with chalk on the sidewalk

  92. make paper flowers

  93. wash your car

  94. take a photograph every hour

  95. fly a kite

  96. visit your nearest art gallery

  97. pluck your eyebrows

  98. alphabetise your books

  99. volunteer for charity

  100. make a snowflake paper chain

  101. go for a torchlight walk

more ideas for things to do when you're bored at home, or with friends and family:

 - laugh hysterically for no reason at all

 - pray

 - go wild swimming

 - make and eat cookie dough