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Interesting Tips For Self-Isolation

10 Unusual Isolation Tips to Combat Quarantine

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1. Build a Fort

If you're going to be in self-isolation, might as well do it in style! Forts help you focus if you're working from home. They're also a lot of fun! 10/10 would recommend!

2. Brush Up On Your Air Guitar

You probably haven't played in a while. You're probably pretty rusty. Air guitar is an important skill, that many of us forget to practice. Now is the chance to regain mastery. Don't be afraid to add some sound effects - the neighbours will love it!

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2. Brush Up On Your Air Guitar

You probably haven't played in a while. You're probably pretty rusty. Air guitar is an important skill, that many of us forget to practice. Now is the chance to regain mastery. Don't be afraid to add some sound effects - the neighbours will love it!

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3. Do a Dance Number

You're in your pyjamas, on your way to the kitchen for some snacks...and suddenly your feet slide against the hardwood, and you transform into Tom Cruise in that scene from Risky Business. Why deny yourself? Turn on some music and put on the performance of a lifetime. No one's there to judge you!

4.Serenade Your Neighbours

Crack open a window and cheer everyone up with your favourite songs. But remember, you want to lift people's spirits, not terrify them with screeching - take this tip at your discretion!

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4.Serenade Your Neighbours

Crack open a window and cheer everyone up with your favourite songs. But remember, you want to lift people's spirits, not terrify them with screeching - take this tip at your discretion!

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5. Write Cards to People You'll Never Meet

Have a celebrity crush that never died? Feel a profound connection to an artist? Respect an athlete's strength? Write them a card to let them know. Mail it if you're brave, or just put in your drawer for a later date!

6. Move Around Some Furniture

Maybe you need a change in scenery, or a re-routing of energy. Move around some furniture to freshen up your surroundings and inspire you to work. Just make sure you don't get stuck!

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6. Move Around Some Furniture

Maybe you need a change in scenery, or a re-routing of energy. Move around some furniture to freshen up your surroundings and inspire you to work. Just make sure you don't get stuck!

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7. Give Yourself a Makeover

You don't have to look your best only when you go out - give yourself a makeover right at home and feel good working/studying/doing nothing at home.

8. Do a Fashion Show

While you're looking your best, might as well throw on some of those expensive clothes you were saving for a special occasion, and turn your hallway into a catwalk. Flaunt that outfit you might never have worn otherwise, go a little wild!

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8. Do a Fashion Show

While you're looking your best, might as well throw on some of those expensive clothes you were saving for a special occasion, and turn your hallway into a catwalk. Flaunt that outfit you might never have worn otherwise, go a little wild!

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9. Learn a New Language

This is an excellent time to brush up on a language you've been trying to learn. You can't travel now, but eventually, borders will open - equip yourself with how to speak like a local when you take your next vacation!

10. Pretend You're in Your Own Epic Adventure

Ever watch a movie like Star Wars or Pirates of the Caribbean, and come home wanting to recreate that battle scene? Well, why not create your own adventure and be the hero? Who's stopping you? Bring out that pretend lightsaber and defeat the Sith!

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10. Pretend You're in Your Own Epic Adventure

Ever watch a movie like Star Wars or Pirates of the Caribbean, and come home wanting to recreate that battle scene? Well, why not create your own adventure and be the hero? Who's stopping you? Bring out that pretend lightsaber and defeat the Sith!

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Bonus: Stay Positive and Be Kind

It's a challenging time for everyone - remember to find light moments amidst the chaos and stay positive. Be kind to others and make the best of this situation!