Memories created from holiday seasons usually last a lifetime. Staying at home doesn’t have to be boring as there are a million and one fun things you can do. The good news is these activities don’t cost an arm and a leg. If you’re planning on staying at home this Easter holiday, here are 8 fun things to do.
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1. Cook a special meal
Cooking a special meal on holidays can be fun especially when you have your family or friends assist you with it. Holidays are special and special meals deserve to be prepared to go with the joyous mood.
2. Invite family and friends Over
With today’s busy place, it is becoming almost impossible to create time for family and friends. This Easter, you can invite your family and friends over for a dinner, hang out or night camp. You can catch up with the new happenings in their lives. Gist and gossip over a good meal. Inviting your neighbours over is also cool as you get to bond and know each other. The Easter sunday is a great time to invite your loved ones over.
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Other exciting activities to do when having guests over could be hosting a movie night. Having a costume night or an indoor picnic can be thrilling.
3. Play loud music
Music has been known to calm the soul. Some say happiness is being home alone and playing your music as loud as you want. You can turn up the volume of your deck, scream out your lungs as you perform karaoke to some of your favourite songs. Dance around, feel free and hope the neighbours like the song.
4. Watch an interesting movie
So your friends have been raving about some movies and you are yet to watch them, this easter is the perfect time to watch new box office releases at home. Choosing a classic movie you remember from when you are growing up creates nostalgic feelings and is a memorable way to celebrate Easter day
5. Try out a new DIY
This Easter weekend, make a cocktail drink, do a nail art, try a new food recipe, grill something, bake a pie, just make sure to try out something new.
6. Play games
Everybody loves to play games. Board games are good for family bonding; be it Chess, Scrabble, Checkers, Ludo or Monopoly. Video games are usually thrilling for the male folks. But hey! who says the females can’t learn to play it too.
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7. Redecorate your home
From time to time, you should re-decorate your home to give it a new feel. What other better time to do that than the holiday season. You can use flowers, blinds and curtains or 3D wallpapers to change the outlook of your home. Rearranging furniture doesn’t cost anything. It adds a new flair to your place.
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8. Scan your old photographs
Take the Easter holiday to go through your old photos and scan them into a digital file. You can even create a scrapbook. This activity is best done with family as they bring back a rush of memories. Scan them, save it online or post them on your social media pages.