We all get bored from time to time and even playing Angry Birds all day loses its appeal after a while. The great news is that there’s no end to the things you can do to pass the time if you’re bored. Read on for a list of our top suggestions.
We live in a digital world, but sometimes the best way to handle boredom is to get busy with your fingers and create something. Remember:
Idle hands are the devil’s workshop.
So what can you build easily and quickly? Here are a few easy suggestions to get started.
- Useful things to build – Instructables
- Amazing things you can build using only 2x4s – Popular Mechanics
- 31 Insanely Easy and Clever DIY Projects – Buzzfeed
Read a Book
Do they still make those? Yes, escaping into a book can be one of the best ways to alleviate boredom. There are many great books across all genres that you can choose from. Here are a few “best of” lists to help you select something to read.
- Best Books of Summer – Goodreads
- Best Fantasy Books – Goodreads
- 25 Books to Read Before You Die – Powell’s Books
Video games and anime go together like milk and cereal. There’s a nearly endless supply of anime out there and plenty of choices when it comes to deciding what and where to watch.
Places to Watch Anime
The Best Anime to Watch
You may have decided where to watch anime when you’re bored, but have you decided what to watch? There are many different series to choose from, and there’s just about something for everyone.
- Attack on Titan
- Code Geass
- Cowboy Bebop
- Death Note
- Dragon Ball Z
- Dragon Ball
- Fairy Tail
- Fullmetal Alchemist
- Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
- Future Diary
- Naruto Shippūden
- One-Punch Man
- Samurai Champloo
- Soul Eater
- Sword Art Online
- Tokyo Ghoul
Watch YouTube Videos
YouTube is the ultimate destination when you’re bored because there’s so much to offer and it’s easy to find entertainment and distraction from the day. But the key to YouTube is knowing who to watch so that you don’t completely waste your time.
Here are some of the best YouTube channels to follow:
T-Series (if you’re into Indian/Bollywood music)
There you have it! You’ll never be bored again.