Your one-stop for all the things you might need to keep yourself busy and entertained
The pandemic can be really demoralising since you ought to stay inside during the lockdown hours and keep your family and yourself safe. The prolonged lockdowns can be quite hard to endure. So, in order to keep your mind off things and keep yourself busy and entertained.
Here we have the perfect list of things one ought to have in quarantine during the Covid-19. Whether you wanna work from home, cook some delicious meals or teach yourself new and exciting stuff to do or you just wanna have some quality time watching tv and movies, you came to the right spot. Let’s have a look at the products :
A reason not to feel guilty when you tell Netflix for the 100th time that yes, you're still watching (after all, you can't go anywhere!). For the best streaming experience, we love the Roku Ultra. It's compatible with all of the biggest streaming services (including Hulu, HBO, and Apple TV) and has an easy-to-use remote that you can control with your voice.
Get Roku Ultra from Amazon for 80$.
FOR ALL YOUR READING NEEDS
You now have all the time in the world to read those books that have been on your list—but the library is closed. Fortunately, Kindles exist. And of all the ones we've used, we like the latest Kindle Paperwhite the best. Not only does it have 24 different levels of illumination, perfect for reading anytime & anywhere. It's also waterproof and has the most storage of any model so you won't run out of room for all your books and podcasts.
Get Kindle Paperwhite from Amazon for 150$.
FOR NON-STOP CONNECTIVITY
Whether it’s Skype, Netflix, Facebook or twitter. Almost all of your favourite activities require solid Internet connectivity so you'll need a good Wi-Fi router. According to our experts, the number one router is this D-Link smart router because it's simple to set up and offers super fast Internet speeds at a surprisingly affordable price.
Get the D-Link WiFi Smart Router from Amazon for 143.53$.
FOR EXPRESSING INNERMOST THOUGHTS
Maybe you've always wanted to write the great American novel. Or maybe you simply want to word-vomit exactly how anxious/bored/irritated/lonely you feel being stuck inside indefinitely. No matter your reason, keeping a journal is a great (and productive) way to pass the time. Not sure where to start? This one, which has over 3,000 reviews, provides both humorous and serious prompts to guide your writing.
Get ‘ Zen as F**k ’ Journal from Amazon fro 9$.
PUZZLES FOR WHEN YOU FALL TIRED OF STARING AT SCREENS
Yes, there are ways to entertain yourself that don't involve staring at a screen. Like a good old-fashioned jigsaw puzzle. One of the top ones on Amazon is this 1,000-piece one, which people say is high-quality (i.e. the pieces are cut to fit together flawlessly) and produces a stunning European panorama when it's all finished.
Get this puzzle from Amazon for 14$.
COLOURING BOOKS TO KEEP YOUR CHILD BUSY
Remember how you used to spend hours colouring as a kid? Well, you still can, thanks to the rise in popularity of adult colouring books. or if you have a kid, you can keep him/her entertained through this perfect colour book. One of the most highly-rated ones is this Secret Garden colouring book, which reviewers say is full of gorgeous, hand-drawn designs that require focus and creativity to colour (i.e. perfect for forgetting how bored you are!).
Get the colouring book from Amazon for 10$.
FOR THAT PERFECT SELFIE WITH YOUR DOG.
Who doesn’t like a perfect selfie with their pet, but can’t get a good selfie just because their pets are too naughty or always distracted.You know your dog is the cutest one out there—so it's high time you got around to making them their own Instagram page. And it all starts with some adorably candid selfies, which you can take with the Pooch Selfie. Pet parents like that it clips easily onto the top of your phone and that it holds your pup's attention long enough to snap the perfect pic. Get this Pooch Selfie from Amazon for 10$.
FOR THEATRE LIKE MOVIE EXPERIENCE
When all movie theatres are closed, you really have no choice but to make your own at home. And it's not as hard as it sounds if you have this portable projector. It's the best one we've ever used, with its incredible picture quality, easy-to-use platform, and long battery life.Get this perfect gadget from Amazon fro 370$.
FOR KEEPING YOUR MIND SUPER SHARP
Rather than zoning out in front of the TV, opt for something a little more engaging—and something that actually requires a little brainpower. Like this popular puzzle book, which has 400 "brain games," including Sudokus, word searches, crosswords, and logic puzzles. Reviewers especially like that there are varying levels of difficulty to keep you entertained.Get the puzzle book from Amazon for 11.69$.
FOR THAT PERFECT KARAOKE SESSION
Whether you are a shower singer or a professional one, rejoice! Now you can belt out all your favourite tunes outside the four walls of your bathroom with this wireless microphone, which connects right to your phone. According to its 7,000+ reviews, its super easy (and fun!) to use and has surprisingly great sound quality.Get the wireless microphone from Amazon for 32$.
FOR ALL YOUR GARDENING NEEDS
Even if you still can go outside, you're likely seeing the sun a lot less now that you've been staying home 24/7. To get your nature fix, test your own green thumb with this herb garden kit, which includes basil, cilantro, parsley, sage, and thyme. It has hundreds of positive reviews on Amazon because all of the herbs are 100 percent organic and easy to plant and care for.Get the kit from Amazon for 24$.
FOR YOUR CREATIVITY NEEDS
You may not be the next Picasso but you can still get your creative juices flowing by putting brush to canvas. People love this watercolours set from Amazon because it has everything a beginner would need, including a rainbow of paint colours, a sketchpad, and three brush pens. They also rave that the watercolours themselves are great quality and very pigmented (no cheap paints here!).Get the set from Amazon for 23$.
FOR MAKING PERFECT GIFTS FOR YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY
Crafting is a perfect way to keep yourself busy as well as make perfect gifts for your friends and family for all sorts of occasions. Crafts that you can give (or sell) to other people are even better. This jewellery making kit will help you do just that. With all the tools and materials for making earrings, necklaces, and bracelets, it has hundreds of reviews for being beginner-friendly and having long-lasting, quality materials.Get the kit from Amazon for 21$.
FOR THAT PERFECT COFFIE BREWING FOR ALL YOUR WORK FROM HOME NEEDS
Staying home includes staying home from work, school, and yes, even the coffee shop. If you can't live without your morning cup of joe, consider the Keurig K-Cafe. It's our experts' number one single-serve coffee maker because it makes an incredibly tasty brew for all your work form home needs, since you gotta keep yourself attentive and focused for all them tasks. Get this coffee brewer from Amazon for 174.78$.
FOR ALL YOUR COOKING ENDEAVOURS
Sure, you could buy 10 different appliances—or you could just buy the Instant Pot Ultra. We chose it as the best multi-cooker because it has 10 (!!) different cook settings, from slow cooking to pressure cooking and to steaming. Not only that but it can cook a meal that usually takes an hour in just 20 minutes. Get the pot at Amazon for 150$.
FOR PERFECT ORGANISATION OF MEALS
Rather than let your massive grocery haul go to waste, it might be smart to cook up a bunch of meals that you can have on hand for the week ahead or freeze in case you are home longer than you thought. Every kitchen and cooking lover must have these glass Prep Naturals containers for storing food because they're super durable and stack neatly in your fridge or freezer.Get these storage containers from Amazon for 29$.
FOR ALL THE TASTEFUL BAKING NEEDS
You're craving something sweet, but you already demolished the last pack of emergency Oreos in your pantry. Fortunately, if you have the right kitchen tools, you can whip up your own sugary snacks (and avoid yet another trip to the store). We recommend this baking sheet for perfectly-baked cookies. It's lightweight yet durable and distributes heat evenly so you won't end up with the dreaded burnt bottoms.Get it from Amazon for 20$.
FOR YOUR HUNGER NEEDS DURING SOME QUALITY MOVIE TIME
All your uninterrupted Netflix watching requires a side of buttery popcorn. While you could settle for the microwaveable bags, why not take things up a notch with your very own popcorn maker? Our favourite is the Cuisine art Pop and Serve.It consistently produced the crunchiest, perfectly popped popcorn during our testing and even doubles as a serving bowl.Get it from Amazon for 8.36$.
FOR THAT PERFECT DRINK ON THE GO
Times like these call for a nice, stiff drink. And you don't have to settle for the same old bottle of wine or your go-to can of beer (although those are great, too). Get fancy and become a master mixologist, with this stainless steel cocktail shaker set, which even includes an illustrated drink-making guide. According to its 3,200+ reviews, it's great quality, easy to use, and versatile. Get it now from Amazon for 17$.
FOR THE TAKE OUT FOOD CRAVING NEEDS
Even if your favourite sushi spot is still delivering, you can also opt to make your own at home now that you have a little extra time. Learn how to do it with this sushi-making kit, which includes a dishwasher-safe sushi mat and roll cutter. Reviewers on Amazon love that it comes with everything you need to get started and is easy enough for any beginner to follow.Get it from Amazon for 25$.
FOR WORKOUT NEEDS
No squat rack, no problem. If you're someone who loves weightlifting, you can create your own home gym with this affordable dumbbell set. It's one of the most popular ones on Amazon because it comes in all different weight options and has a neoprene coating that's both comfortable and easy to grip.Get it from Amazon for 30$.
FOR ALL THE STRETCHING NEEDS DURING THE WORKOUT
Binging on Netflix (and snacks) from the couch all day may be tempting but a little movement can benefit your body and your brain. An easy way to do that at home is by rolling out your yoga mat.One of our choices is amazon mat which is perfect for all your stretching needs during the workout, which costs less than $20. Get it from Amazon for 19$.
FOR ALL THE RESISTANCE RELATED EXERCISES
One of the props that at-home exercisers are obsessed with? Resistance bands. They're an easy way to add a little more resistance to everything from squats to bicep curls. This set, which includes five bands in varying resistance and it has over 7,000 reviews for being both versatile and durable. Get it from Amazon for 10$.
FOR SOOTHING THE SORE MUSCLES
Whether you are lounging on the couch for hours or getting in a tough dumbbell workout, you're likely going to have some sore muscles and stiff joints. Enter this foam roller, which reviewers rave is very effective at rolling out knots and aches and provides instant pain relief. Its compact size also makes it perfect for use anywhere on your body, from your hamstrings to your feet. Get them from Amazon for 25$.
FOR CRYSTAL CLEAR PICTURE DURING SKYPE SESSIONS
Now that your in-person friend meet-ups have been canceled, video chats are taking their place. Avoid bad connections and frozen screens with this top-rated webcam. It has over 3,200 reviews on Amazon for having crystal-clear quality along with a built-in mic that automatically reduces outside noise. For Asynchronous communication try StoryXpress Recorder Customers say it's super easy to install and use, as well. Get it from Amazon.
FOR PLAYING BOARD GAMES WHILE TAKING A BREAK FROM THE SCREEN TIME
If you live with other people (i.e. friends or family members), challenge them to a few rousing rounds of your favourite board game. While there are tons to choose from (from family-friendly games to those that are definitely adults-only), two of the most popular on Amazon are Codenames and Scattergories, both of which are highly entertaining and will keep boredom at bay for at least a few hours.Get the Codenames for 15.37$ and Scattergories for 14.92$ from Amazon .
FOR BEST NOISE CANCELLING HEADSETS
Trying to catch up with your best friend when your kids are begging you to come play or, worse, when your neighbour is blasting bass-thumping music is a serious struggle. Here at Reviewed, we recommend a pair of noise-canceling headphones like these Sony ones. We found them to be better than Bose when it comes to their active noise-cancellation technology. In fact, you can even customise the level of noise-cancelling so you can choose how much of the outside world you hear. Get it from Amazon for 278$.
FOR ALL THE FITNESS TRACKING
There are a lot of perks to owning a Fitbit right now, one of the biggest perks is its social aspect. Not only can you connect with your friends via the app but you can also start a challenge (like who can walk the most steps) and cheer on each other throughout the day. Wondering which Fitbit to buy? Our editors suggest the Charge 3 because it looks stylish and has all the sleep- and activity-tracking features that you need.Get it now from Amazon for 123$.
FOR PERFECT SELF CARE
While in your regular busy life, you barely have 10 minutes to grab breakfast in the morning, let alone 10 minutes to treat yourself to an at-home facial. But now you have those 10 minutes, so you'll want one of these face masks, which come in a variety of scents and healing properties from pore minimising red wine to refreshing orange. Reviewers say the masks work wonders and are great for anyone with sensitive skin, too
Get it from Amazon for 26$.
FOR STRESS RELIEVEING
Essential oil diffusers are all the rage right now and for good reason. They can make your home feel more comfortable and, if you're a believer in aromatherapy, can even soothe and relax you. Our number one pick is this InnoGear one because it has such a large capacity that it can run for 11 hours straight and even has a gentle colour-changing light for some added ambiance.Get it from Amazon for 17$.
FOR PERFECT MANI/PEDI NEEDS
Bring the nail salon to you with this UV lamp, that perfects does your nails perfectly and quickly. It can be used with any gel nail polish and that the opening is wide enough that you won't risk smudging your hard work. Get it from Amazon for 40$.
FOR THE PERFECT BATH TIME
Few things scream "self-care" quite like a bubble bath. And no bubble bath is complete without a colourful, fizzy bath bomb. According to Amazon customers, these ones (which reviewers say really are "da bomb") come in a bevy of delicious scents and, most importantly, don't leave any residue behind on your tub. Get it from Amazon for 5$.
FOR PERFECT ORGANISING
If you're someone who struggles with downtime, spend your newly free hours productively, like by organising your home. One way to do that is with one of these best-selling organisers from Amazon. Both the Rubbermaid closet system and the countertop makeup holder are praised by reviewers for being high quality and for helping them get and stay organised. Get the Rubbermaid Closet Organiser for 116.53$ and Sanipoe Makeup organiser from 23$ from Amazon.
FOR THE PERFECT GAMING EXPERIENCE ON THE GO
Your kids may not be able to hang out with their friends IRL but they can hang out with them online with the Nintendo Switch. The incredibly popular gaming console has a vast library of multiplayer games that they can all play together for hours, thanks to its long battery life (it can go nine hours before being recharged!).
Get it from Amazon for 419$.
FOR GAMING BY MICROSOFT, XBOX
Get the gaming flow running with the all new Microsoft Xbox One X 1TB Console with Wireless Controller: Xbox One X Enhanced, HDR, Native 4K, Ultra HDGames play better on Xbox One X With 40% more power than any other console, experience immersive true 4K gaming. Watch 4K Blu-ray movies; stream 4K video on Netflix, Amazon, and YouTube, among others; and listen to music with Spotify.
Connect and play with friends and family on Xbox Live, the fastest, most reliable gaming network Find friends, rivals and teammates in the best global gaming community. Xbox Live is the most advanced multiplayer network and provides steady gameplay and fast downloads. Compete, connect, and share across platforms with gamers on Xbox One and Windows 10. Get two-four free games each month with Xbox Live Gold.
Get exclusive offers like unlimited access to over 100 games to start playing right away Xbox Game Pass gives you instant, unlimited access to over 100 highly-rated and fun games, with new games being added all the time.
Experience hundreds of legendary games from all Xbox consoles with backward compatibility. Enjoy the freedom of Xbox Play Anywhere games on both Xbox One and Windows 10 PC at no additional cost. Get from Amazon for 403$.
FOR GAMING FROM SONY, PLAYSTATION
Get the gaming flow running with the PS from Sony.The all new lighter and slimmer PlayStation4 system has a 1TB hard drive for all of the greatest games, TV, music and more. Incredible Games You've come to the right place. Exclusive games take you on incredible journeys, from critically acclaimed indies to award winning AAA hits. Endless Entertainment Something new and amazing is always in reach.
Find what you're looking for and get it at the touch of a button via PlayStation entertainment options like PlayStation Vue and more. Connect your controller to your PS4 system with the USB cable: To charge your controller when in rest mode, you must first checkmark the [Supply Power to USB Ports] option in (Settings)> [Power Saving Settings]
Vibrant HDR gaming
HDR enabled PS4 games burst into life with incredible colour and clarity on an HDR TV, delivering a more vibrant, realistic spectrum of colours.
500GB or 1TB models
Store your games, apps, screenshots and videos with 500GB and 1TB models – slimmer and lighter than the original PS4 model and available in Jet Black, Glacier White and stunning Gold and Silver.
AV output: HDMI out port (HDR output supported)
Get from Amazon for 372$.
FOR ALL THE GAMING NEEDS ON THE GO, LAPTOP
If you are a die hard gamer and like gaming on the go rather then on a console or a hand held device then the PC’s from Alienware are absolute gaming beasts, although they are a bit pricey but they are all worth the price. Available from Amazon for 1800$.
FOR ART AND CRAFT
All kids love art and craft and since schools (and thus, art class) are cancelled for now, stock up on a whole slew of craft supplies to keep at home. Start with a roll of white kraft paper along with markers, crayons, and/or paints—you'll be shocked at how much fun your kiddos can have with just the basics! Get the Crew white Kraft for 21$, Crayola ultra clean markers for 19$, Crayola crayons for 7$ and Hand watercolour Paint set for 20$, all from Amazon for 20$.
FOR DISTRACTION AND KNOWLEDGE COMBINED
Looking for a way to keep your kids' hands (and brains!) busy for a few hours? Look no further than an old-fashioned jigsaw puzzle. One of our favourites is the MasterPieces Explorer Kids USA Map puzzle because it's challenging in the best way and teaches kids American geography.Get it from Amazon for 5.33$.
FOR ALL THE KIDS COOKING PRACTISE AND KEEPING THEM BUSY
One thing that's guaranteed to keep your kids entertained—and thus, out of your hair—is Play-Doh. This pack contains 36 different colours of the popular dough, which your little ones can squish, shape, mix, and mould to their heart's content.Get it from Amazon for 25$.
FOR A FANTASTIC AT HOME POOL TIME
AQUA 4 IN 1.
EASIEST POOL FLOAT to GET ON OR OFF Seat rests in water--no jumping no ladders no flopping.
THE MOST VERSATILE POOL FLOAT 4-in-1 Design Converts to a Hammock Chair Drifter or Exercise Saddle US Patent No 10011330.WATER HAMMOCK Great in pool float lake float ocean float Best for people 4’ to 6’ tall EZ ON-OFF POOL FLOAT Great for Seniors and Expectant Moms.
SUPERIOR BOUYANCY: Thicker material than most other pool floats; Comfortably suspends you in the water and contours comfortably to your desired floating position
PACK 'N GO DESIGN Compact and quick to inflate Perfect for a day at the pool or a week away on vacation
Get it from Amazon for 16$.
FOR ALL THE MUSIC NEEDS
Get the perfect ECHO DOT portable speakers for all your music needs. Our most popular smart speaker with a fabric design. It is our most compact smart speaker that fits perfectly into small spaces.
Improved speaker quality - Better speaker quality than Echo Dot Gen 2 for richer and louder sound. Pair with a second Echo Dot for stereo sound.
Get it from Amazon for 30$.
FOR THAT EXTRA SOMETHING
If you plan on getting something extra while playing on the console, if you don’t own a credit card then you can easily get the prepaid cards for all your digital gaming needs from Amazon for 10$ each for Xbox and PS stores.
FOR KEEPING SAFE
For keeping safe, get yourself the hand sanitisers. perfect for keeping the germs and dusts away from hands and keeping you safe from the on going covid.Get the sanitisers from Amazon for 24$.
FOR COVERING THE FACE
For keeping safe, get yourself the protective face mask. perfect for keeping the germs and dusts away from mouth and keeping you safe from the on going covid.Get them from Amazon for 24$.
FOR ALL THE MOVIE NEEDS
If you are a fan of movies and wanna enjoy some downtime, then you can get your hands on your very own copy of your favourite movie right from amazon, starting from 10$.
FOR NON-STOP NETFLIX
Who doesn’t like Netflix, especially when you are stuck at home whole day. You are bound to go though the movie and tv lists was faster then that compared to on any given working day. If you don’t own a credit card then don’t worry, you can still get Netflix from Amazon by buying the gift cards. Starting from 25$ on Amazon,
FOR NON-STOP AMAZON PRIME STREAMING
What can be a better service for all your streaming needs, none other then the Amazons very own service. You are bound to go though the movie and tv lists was faster then that compared to on any given working day. If you don’t own a credit card then don’t worry, you can still get the membership from Amazon by buying the gift cards. Starting from 1$.
FOR ALL THE RENOVATION NEEDS
When you are at home, you are bound to change somethings up after looking at everything up close. So for all your renovations needs you ought to have Crescent 170 Pc. general purpose tools. Get it from Amazon for 347.94$.
FOR THE ABSOLUTE PORTABILITY
Tired of sitting all day or watching tv, just wanna surf the net for new and creative ideas to get to do something new or to just google something for information while all on the go then the iPads are definitely the thing for you. Since Apple is a top known brand leading in the tabs sections. Get your hands on an iPad for 454$ on Amazon .