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99 Solutions, but Boredom ain’t one

99 Solutions, but Boredom ain’t one

Organise a movie night with your household bubble


2.            Treat you and your household to a pamper night!


3.            Host a come dine with me style competition with your household


4.            Visit a local beach– will Exmouth, Sidmouth, Teignmouth, Dawlish or Budleigh Salterton be your choice?


5.            Visit some of the local woodlands and get some fresh air!


6.            Visit one of the local National Trust properties we have in Devon!


7.            Try out one of the many independent restaurants and cafés in Exeter with your bubble!


8.            Sign up to one of our 300 societies  


9.            Explore Exeter’s 6 valley parks!


10.          Offer to help your neighbours with shopping or other tasks 


11.          Attend one of our fitness societies in person sessions!


12.          Learn a new skill you’ve always wanted to try


13.          Sign up to volunteer


14.          Fundraise for a charity 


15.          Learn more about Black History/the Black Lives Matter Movement 


16.          Learn a new language 


17.          Take a course – there are loads of free courses on FutureLearn!


18.          Start a blog


19.          Sort out your old photos and make a scrapbook


20.          Make a bucket list 


21.          Learn to DJ


22.          Start a YouTube Channel


23.          Binge watch a boxset you’ve been meaning to watch


24.          Learn how to bake


25.          Learn sign language


26.          Start a journal


27.          Sort out your unwanted clothes to donate to charity


28.          Write a novel


29.          Try out virtual tours of the world’s top attractions


30.          Organise a karaoke night with your bubble


31.          Sign up to be a Pen Pal


32.          Attend one of our free Get Connected Virtual events 


33.          Learn to play a music instrument


34.          Take on a fitness challenge 


35.          Declutter your space


36.          Attend a virtual gig


37.          Try out a virtual escape room


38.          Learn first aid 


39.          Start a book club


40.          Upcycle your clothes/furniture


41.          Tackle an impossible jigsaw


42.          Start reading that book that’s been sat on your shelf for a while!


43.          Learn to cook something new


44.          The lockdown favourite – host a virtual pub quiz 


45.          Update your CV


46.          Catch up on sleep


47.          Try out meditation 


48.          Organise your thoughts


49.          Try out a new podcast


50.          Learn a new word every day!


51.          Donate to a food back


52.          Take time for reflection 


53.          If you need someone to talk to, give Nightline a call


54.          Host a virtual festival with your bubble and livestream old performances


55.          Re watch your favourite film


56.          Unplug from technology 


57.          Support a local business online or visit in your bubble


58.          Get your household together for a virtual theatre performance 


59.          Get in touch with a friend you’ve been meaning to contact


60.          Have a garden? Why not spruce it up?


61.          Visit a local zoo or aquarium with your bubble


62.          Visit your local charity shop


63.          Check in with your friends and family


64.          Offer to walk a neighbour’s dog


65.          Live stream the Northern Lights


66.          Try out a crafts tutorial


67.          Research your favourite conspiracy theory


68.          Watch a documentary


69.          Host a games night for your bubble


70.          Create a mood board on Pinterest


71.          Watch a TED Talk 


72.          Give a TED talk


73.          Give a yoga tutorial a go


74.          Go on a virtual date 


75.          Make your own sourdough starter and feed it every day


76.          Visit a museum


77.          Visit a place of worship, reach out to multi-faith chaplaincy


78.          Have a picnic 


79.          Research your family tree


80.          Plan a holiday for the future to a destination you’ve always wanted to visit 


81.          Reach out to one of your course student representatives 


82.          Sign an online petition 


83.          Make sure you’ve registered to vote


84.          Listen to an audio book 


85.          Write the first three chapters of your autobiography 


86.          Purchase a music membership and reignite your musical talent 


87.          Take up photography and photograph some memories


88.          Get a paper published in an Academic Journal


89.          Solve a mystery


90.          Develop an idea for a new app


91.          Try and hit 10,000 steps a day


92.          Create a band


93.          Make a playlist of your favourite songs 


94.          Sign up as a peer mentor 


95.          Get to that level you’ve been trying to reach on your favourite video game 


96.          Set you and your household a weekly fun challenge and see what you come up with 


97.          Create a virtual study group with course mates


98.          Try and reduce your carbon footprint 


99.          Challenge your household to a bake off!




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