December 5, 2021

The Queens County Citizen

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Turning boring lockdown days into an exciting pastime

Sudden hit of Covid-19 has brought a lot of problems to humanity. This blow fell on our, as it turned out, excessive self-confidence in the fact that at this stage of human development there is no pandemic that we could not defeat. However, we had to admit the seriousness of this problem, and adapt to the new way of life. Previously unusual terms like ‘mask regime’, ‘lockdown’ and ‘hand rubbing’ now have become the standards of everyday life. Such dramatic changes cannot, but leave a great impact on people’s lives. Today, sitting in lockdown mode, it seems that life before the pandemic was full of colors and emotions, but now we have to sit within four walls for weeks with the hope that the situation will return to normal soon. Because of this we have prepared a number of activities you can consider not just to avoid being bored in the lockdown mode, but to learn some new skills as well.

  1. Handicraft

Yes, from the very beginning it may seem confusing, as handicraft for some people is a synonym to the word ‘boring’. However, it’s only the way it looks. Knitting, weaving, drawing, and origami are just a few from many other activities that can be classified as handicraft. As soon as you are done with your first handmade creation, you will definitely find handicraft interesting and exciting.

  1. Watching movies

If you are a person who always carries in mind a list of movies to watch in the future, but can’t find a time for that, then the lockdown is definitely the time when you can do this. Make yourself comfortable, grab something delicious and enjoy watching.

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  1. Online gaming

During the pandemic we are lacking of communication. Well, online gaming in some way solves this problem. The MMO games offer you to gather your friends and dive into the fascinating online world, full of emotions and action. You can browse mythic worlds and fight against crowds of monsters, or you can experience some thrilling action of an online casino in Canada. However, all these variants will help you to forget about the monotony of quarantine days.

  1. Online courses

This option is for those who don’t want to spend time just relaxing at home, but have a desire to learn something new. Online courses today have become widespread with dozens of topics for learning. What is more enticing is that it is possible to find pretty useful courses absolutely for free! While life without pandemic is full of choices and factors that can distract you from learning, lockdown is the perfect time to acquire the knowledge and skills you desire.

  1. Sport

Sitting at home means very little physical activity, which is harmful for one’s health. In order to stay healthy and fit we recommend you to spend some time on workout. By doing this you can be sure you will keep your strength up, will not gain excessive weight and feel drowsy.

Of course, these are just a few activities enlisted here, and there are a lot more great options you can consider spending a lockdown time in the most useful and pleasant way. However, don’t forget that these options are easily combined in order to make a perfect schedule of the lockdown day.

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