I don't know about you, but I go stir crazy being stuck at home for a few days strait. I'm always finding new things to keep myself busy so I don't go crazy! I was at a family wedding this past weekend and my cousins and I were discussing how they were going to keep their youngsters and themselves busy if they had to be quarantined. Here is the list that we came up with.

Kid Centered Activities 

  1. Make paper airplanes and have flight contest
  2. Learn how to do origami
  3. Make cereal box stories
  4. Create a massive poster out of paper and individual drawings
  5. Paint pet rocks
  6. Make paper bag puppets
  7. Build a blanket fort
  8. Have a Pillowfight
  9. Mattress Surf down the stairs
  10. Create an obstacle course through the house
  11. Indoor bowling
  12. Do a challenging puzzle
  13. Play I spy
  14. Create and play minute to win it games
  15. Go on a virtual field trip
  16. Lookup History event or come up with a science project
  17. Play board games
  18. Make a vision board
  19. Finish or work on a scrapbook
  20. Create a Thankful jar
  21. Paint a room or your whole house
  22. Journal
  23. Spring Clean your entire house
  24. Play Card Games
  25. Binge-watch Netflix or Disney Plus
  26. Do at-home workouts from YouTube or create your own
  27. Read a book
  28. Learn some new recipes
  29. Teach yourself a new hobby
  30. Have a spa day
  31. Call folks on the phone and actually talk to them
  32. Learn how to play an instrument
  33. Eat A LOT!!!
  34. Take a nap
  35. Plan the first thing you are going to do as soon as you can leave again 

These are just a few ideas of things you can do to keep yourself and your kids busy while you are stuck at home. Hopefully, you can make this a positive experience!

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