Sunday, April 17, 2011

Indoor Activities During Winter Season

With gloomy days and cold weather, indoor activities are very much needed to beat the blues.  Having inside your room or house can still be fun and productive.  Here are some ideas for indoor activities for the family :
HOUSE CLEANING AND GIVING YOUR HOUSE  A NEW LOOK
Who says house cleaning can't be fun.  Cleaning house can be a family activity, and this is a great opportunity to bond with each other during these cold times.  Re-arranging some house furniture, changing curtains, adding new accent  to your living room will give it a new look which gives a more pleasant feeling to everyone.  A general cleaning you may say, decluttering  the house will give much space to the house by  throwing or giving to others what is not already of use at present.  After cleaning, a delightful snack for everyone is best.
LEARN AND PRACTICE A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT
There can be many indoor hobbies that you  can pursue while inside the house during winter.  Playing a musical instrument is one.  You might be neglecting your favorite instrument during summer and fall. Find inspiration from the gloomy sky and create songs that really speaks from the heart.  You maybe surprised that you have come along way learning to play the piano, guitar, violin, or drums inside the house.  Online video tutorials helps a lot in your practice.
IMPROVE YOUR COOKING SKILLS 
Eating during winter can be an alternative boredom busters.  Experimenting with different recipes can improve your cooking skills.  Browse some of your old cookbooks and start choosing your next recipe.  Let the children get involved with the cooking and enjoy the excitement with you.
OTHER HOBBIES THAT YOU CAN DO INSIDE THE HOUSE
Aside from those mentioned above.  There a lot of other hobbies that you can pursue inside the house like  painting, scrap-booking, on line games, having fun with the snow at the backyard, boardgames, watching movies with the family and reading favorite novel or informative books.
EARN ONLINE WHILE AT HOME
Working with the computer is another good alternative activity at home.  Unlike the traditional work where you have to get-up and go outside going to the office or other place of work.  Writing on line can be as a hobby or an opportunity to earn on line. Websites like TriondBukisaFactoidz, Snipsly, Squiddo, and other content websites  offers endless earning opportunities for writers.  Other ways to earn money on line are blogging,joining a ptc site, joining a forum and alike.  One should only be patient and research more about freelancing.
Seasons change but you can be productive in every season that may come.  Just be flexible and make the most of you life and time.