Day: October 10, 2020

What to do when you're bored at home alone

30 Things to Do When You’re Bored at Home Alone

For many, living alone seems to be too daunting. There are days when we can lounge around the house and do the absolute least. However, there will always come a time when you will get bored even by doing nothing. The pandemic has shifted the workforce to a long -term

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Stop

Stop whatever you are doing and focus on this.

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Take Deep Breaths

Follow the instructions on screen or if you have sound follow the spoken instructions.
Breathe in through your nose and out through your mouth.

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Observe

Observe your body, your thoughts, your feeling and your emotions. Is your heart racing? Are you sweating? Is your mouth dry? Are you angry? Are you worried? Are you stressed?
Do you need to be reacting the way you are?
How important is the issue you are stressed about?
Is this worth you being stressed over? Will it still be important this time next year?
What advice would you give to a friend if they were in your position?

Now take a moment and relax yourself.

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Proceed

Now continue on with your day, incorporating what you have just learned about the emotions you were feeling.