Since the end of January, many around the world have been in the confinement of their homes due to a global viral epidemic. As dishearting as this situation may seem, this can lead to many glorious opportunities for bettering yourself.
Art is great to express emotions and aids in stress reduction. You don't have to be Leonardo DaVinci to grab a paintbrush or pencil. A few sketches or colouring in a workbook full of pictures can help ease worries. There are many tutorials on youtube that can be useful if you have your heart set no mastering a specific medium such as oil painting or portrait drawing.
Do you have a musical instrument that you keep promising yourself that you will master each new year's resolution? Now is your chance to download an app or some tutorial videos and make some music.
This is a perfect time to learn a new language which will not only help with boredom but also help with any career. There are online tutoring available to practise your newfound linguistic talents without breaking social distancing rules.
Keep a journal through this time is an excellent way to keep track of ideas, feelings and make notes about what is happening. These notes can be a great tool to keep track of goals or a reminder of events long after they pass.
This is a great opportunity to organize your home, your closet, your phone, your paperwork or your photos. Do a deep clean, get ready for summer and get organized in life.