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    Mar 28, 2020

    32 Fun Things That Might Make Being Stuck At Home A Bit More Bearable

    Turn your home from kind of a bore into a place you adore!

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    1. This home cinema bucket list poster has 100 classic movies to scratch off, and is a great way to avoid the inevitable squabble over which film to watch next!

    Prezzybox

    Price: £11.99

    2. And this smartphone projector displays videos from your phone with an 8x magnifying lens, so you can still have a movie night if your resources are limited!

    Prezzybox

    Price: £15.99

    3. Get creative and start writing letters to your pals with this Harry Potter-inspired letter writing set.

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £5.99 for a set of 20 sheets of 'parchment', 10 envelopes, and 10 wax seal stickers.

    4. Take out any frustrations you might have on this PlayStation controller that's actually a stress ball.

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £5.99

    5. This kintsugi repair kit is both calming to use and beautiful to look at once you're done!

    Not on the high street

    Price: £15.00 – it comes with two bowls for you to practise on, but enough materials for you to repair some of your own items too!

    6. Spend some productive time working through this cross stitch craft kit, which points out the obvious...

    Not on the high street

    Price: £12.50

    7. ...and this cross stitch kit has a message that's both entirely relevant and motivational!

    Etsy

    Price: £18.95

    8. Get inspired to stay active with these yoga pose workout cards – spend a minute in each of these for a challenging and worthwhile way to pass the time!

    Oliver Bonas

    Price: £5.00

    9. Give your feet the TLC they deserve with this inflatable foot spa – the jelly massages your soles and softens your heels for an easy and soothing DIY pedicure.

    Firebox

    Price: £15.99 – it also includes a calming essential oil and pedicure set!

    10. And why not follow up with this foot mask that will make the top layer of dead skin on your feet peel right off – literally giving them a new lease of life?!

    ASOS

    Price: £8.00

    11. Fill your bath with bubbles, and blow your own bubbles while you're at it with this bubble blowing bubble bath! (Try saying that quickly five times!)

    Firebox

    Price: £6.99 – it comes in three gorgeous scents!

    12. And use all this extra time wisely by giving yourself a truly luxurious soak with this organic green bath 'potion'.

    Oliver Bonas

    Price: £12.50

    13. This portable Harry Potter book lamp is kinda magical – you can fold it up and take it with you anywhere in the house to add an extra bit of cosy lighting.

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £29.99

    14. There's no need to unleash "all the powers of HELL" on your poor, sweet family once you've had a decent eight hours of sleep thanks to this Maleficent sleeping mask.

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £6.99

    15. Liberate yourself from the shackles of social media by locking your phone away in this mobile phone jail cell, so you're not distracted from work or quality time with your family!

    Firebox

    Price: £6.99

    16. Whilst your phone is safely locked away, why not play this fun card game to find out who's the meme king or queen in your family?!

    Oliver Bonas

    Price: £5.95

    17. Since you're probably not wearing shoes around the house, you can actually appreciate these wild Rolling Stones socks!

    Happy Socks

    Price: £13.95 – they're available in EU size 36-40 and 41-46.

    18. And these pizza socks are pretty much perfection.

    Happy Socks

    Price: £11.95 – they're available in EU size 41-46.

    19. Just looking at this Winnie the Pooh 'hunny' bowl will make you rumbly in your tumbly.

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £12.99

    20. And complete your perfect cereal set-up with this porcelain Kellogg's milk jug – 'cause it's the little things that make the biggest difference right now.

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £8.99

    21. This Buzz Lightyear egg cup and toast cutter set will make breakfast more fun for the whole family!

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £6.29

    22. And this HUGE pan has separate sections, so you can cook your entire fry-up all in one go!

    Prezzybox

    Price: £29.99

    23. You can make your own reusable bamboo beeswax food wraps for a productive use of your time – they'll help your weekly food shop last as long as possible!

    Not on the high street

    Price: £24.99 – you can make 3-4 large wraps with the kit!

    24. While away the time by playing this teeny tiny game of catch – it's actually a lot harder than it looks!

    Firebox

    Price: £6.99

    25. You can pass the time peacefully colouring away in this mindfulness colouring book.

    Etsy

    Price: £4.99

    26. And this paint-by-numbers kit will give you something fun and relaxing to do and your very own painting of a cute bee to hang proudly in your kitchen afterwards.

    Etsy

    Price: £15.95

    27. Pop this waterproof speaker inside your shower - or on pretty much any wall with a smooth surface - so you can take your music with you wherever you go!

    ASOS

    Price: £20.00

    28. This Friends mug is nostalgic in more ways than one, since you can personalise it with a cute picture of your choice!

    Truffle Shuffle

    Price: £12.99

    29. This mini Henry Hoover desktop vacuum is a fun way to clean your small, dusty surfaces!

    Prezzybox

    Price: £11.99

    30. Place one of these invigorating shower steamers into your shower to release refreshing scents to help wake you up in the morning.

    Prezzzybox

    Price: £7.99 for a pack of eight.

    31. This heavenly scented candle will help you to wind down properly for a good night's sleep, even if you haven't been using too much energy throughout the day.

    ASOS

    Price: £26.00

    32. And finally, if your house is a bit on the chilly side, keep yourself toasty with this huggable heated pillow.

    Firebox

    Price: £29.99