4 Practical Hobbies To Learn During Quarantine

With the covid-19 virus having everyone stuck at home, now is the perfect time to take up some new hobbies. This way, your time off will not be wasted worrying when you could be enjoying the precious time you have to yourself or with your family instead doing something more exciting. This does not have to be a hobby intended only for your own pleasure, but it could be a fun activity you do with your spouse, your kids or a friend could be involved too. Plus, sitting around all day is starting to get old fast. If you are at a loss as to what kind of hobby might be right for you to take up, then here are a few suggestions that might peak your interests.

4 Practical Hobbies To Learn During Quarantine

Cooking

A great hobby to try your hand at while being quarantined is cooking. Since restaurants are closed and you stocked up the pantry with loads of food ingredients, this might be the perfect opportunity for improving your cooking skills and attempting new dishes. Not only are their tons of online videos and recipes to challenge your cooking abilities with, but your family will be the perfect audience to taste test your new, exotic cuisine.

Target Practice

While obeying social distancing rules in your backyard, this might be the right time to start working on target practice. It would even be a great opportunity to dust off the old Glock or to see what’s new by looking at a 9mm semi-automatic rifle online. This has been something you have been talking about doing for a long time, and now you have the time to dedicate to taking your shooting skills to the next level.

Academic Pursuits

It has been a long time since you thought about working on a new math theorem or scientific theory. Since you left school, there hasn’t been the time to sink your teeth into such abstract academic ideas. However, with the economy on lock down for the moment, now would be an excellent time to take a crack at one of the six-remaining Millennium problems. You might be the next recipient of a Field’s metal if you do.

Time to Spare

Chances are that when the covid-19 virus quarantine is over, the world will return to business as usual. But, for the moment, you have all the time in the world to spend on starting some kind of exciting, new hobby. You should really take advantage of this opportunity while time is on your side, because it may be a long time before you get another opportunity like this.

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Author: Lizzie W

Lizzie Weakley is a freelance writer from Columbus, Ohio. In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors and walks in the park with her three-year-old husky, Snowball. You can find her on Twitter @LizzieWeakley.