21 Things You Can Do At Home


I wanted to start the weekend with something positive and helpful. Since I am such a homebody and always coming up with ways to spend time at home, I wanted to share some things that you can do at home as well as a few links.

Bake something new

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Image: Chocolate Cobbler from howsweeteats.com
Here are some recipes that caught my eye on Pinterest recently:
Follow Emma Courtney's board Bake on Pinterest.

Start an at home workout program

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Image: A Video How-to For the BBG Sweat App from merricksart.com

Start a DIY project


Image: Secret To Giving Furniture A Chalk Finish from shabbyfufu.com
I love Pinterest for DIY's. They have so many options. Here are a few I am hoping to try:

Read a book

11 Books to Read Before the Movie Releases
Image: 11 Books to Read Before the Movie Releases from momtastic.com
Check out Indigo & Amazon's top sellers and order a book or download it to your smartphone/tablet!
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Check Indigo's List here and Amazon's list here

Start your Spring cleaning


Image: Clutter Control: How to Organize Your Junk Drawer Once and For All (in 5 Minutes) from papernstitchblog.com
Getting a head start on Spring cleaning is definitely on my list and such a great idea!

Tackle a home project


Image: Organized Cleaning Supplies - Storage Solutions for your Products from cleanmama.net
What home projects have you been putting off? Bleaching your grout, sealing your shower tile, polishing your counter tops, changing light bulbs, fixing that leaky faucet. Regardless of what it is - there's a YouTube video out there to help you!

Clean out your closet

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Image: How I Created a Custom Closet from moneycanbuylipstick.com
I love to clean out my closet before Spring/Summer. See what I still love, what I might need, what I don't think I will wear! Then you can online shop for things you do need!

Make a donation pile


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Make a donation pile of things you no longer need and others could benefit from. Whether that is clothing, home items etc. Make a pile!


Organize your pantry

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Image: Pantry Organization + Grocery Planning from inhonorofdesign.com
This is definitely on my list. Organize my pantry. Even make a list of what is in your cupboards, fridge, freezer. You will likely find so many things you didn't know you have!

Have an at Home Spa night

Spa Night at Home - April Golightly
Image: Spa Night at Home from aprilgolightly.com
Draw yourself a bubble bath with candles, put on a face mask, paint your nails. Plan the best spa night to pamper yourself!

Organize your photos

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Go through your photos on your phone or computer and put them into albums. Delete photos and screenshots you no longer need!

Create a photo book online

23 Genius Ideas To Make Your Yearly Family Photo Book Shine - what moms love
Image: 23 Genius Ideas to Make Your Yearly Family Photo Book Shine from whatmomslove.com
Every year I make a photo book of images from that year. It is such a nice way to reflect on the highlights of the year. I love Mixbook and have used them for 6 years now!

Plan a room refresh

My favourite way to do this is in PowerPoint or Google Slides. Make a text box that is the colour of your walls and make it fill the entire slide. Take photos of items you already have and want to reuse and use the background removing tool (only on PowerPoint) to seamless add it to your "room." Online shop for items and pull them into the slides and remove the background. Slowly build a little "room" and you can easily see what works in the space and what doesn't! I always always do this when planning a space.

Have a movie night

Check out what is trending on Netflix, Prime, Disney+ and watch something new!

Binge a TV series


Same as above... see what is trending and binge!
Here is a list of show's I've watched and enjoyed:
Quantico, Covert affairs, Homeland, Breaking bad, Mindy Project, Champions, New girl, Atypical, 13 reasons why, Greys anatomy, Scandal, Suits, Sherlock, This is us, Outlander, Grace and Frankie, The crown, Downton Abbey, Call the midwife, Super girl, The flash, Gilmore girls, Friends, Switched at birth, Jane the virgin, Gossip girl, The good doctor, Game of thrones, Good girls, Dead to me, the Marvellous Mrs. Maisel, the bodyguard, how to get away with murder, the good wife, the good fight, Glee, key & locke, sex education, blacklist, the stranger, the resident

Yoga

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Image: Yoga for Restless Legs from avenlylane.com
YouTube has so many Yoga videos. Plan a relaxing Yoga session.

Do a puzzle

10 Unique Puzzles for Adults | Gray Malin
Image: 10 Unique Puzzles for Adults from graymalin.com
Pull out a puzzle box and work on a puzzle - or download an app to do a puzzle on there.

Hair/Makeup tutorial


Image: naildesignspin.club via Pinterest
Dying to learn a few new techniques? YouTube something you have been hoping to learn!

Try a new recipe


Spinach and Artichoke Stuffed Soft Pretzels from halfbakedharvest.com
Pull out a cookbook or search Pinterest for some cooking inspiration!

Call/Text someone miss

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Image: Making Phone Calls for a Week from vogue.co.uk
Reach out to someone you haven't spoken to in a while and see how they are!

Learn a new skill

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Image: How I Structure My Day When I Work From Home from hotbeautyhealth.com
There are so many skills you can learn online nowadays, check out YouTube and other resources!

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