How much fun do you have at home?
If you’re like me, you would say, “a blast!”
If not, then you’re likely having little to no fun in your house. But that’s nothing to worry about. Lots of people out there wish they can have more fun in their house, too.
But since they don’t know how to bring that element of fun into their homes, they opt to spend more time outside.
While spending time outdoors is definitely not a bad idea, it does cause you to spend more money than you ought to.
In this guide, you’ll learn a few tips that can help make your home a fun place to be.
Install a screen-share program in your house
Do you like to play games? Do you like to watch movies? Or maybe your hobby is watching sports. Whatever entertainment activity you like to watch at home, sharing it with your friends can make the experience more fun.
To share with them, you’ll need to install a screen-share software program on your computer, mobile device, or digital TV. With programs like Netflix Party, Gaze, Watch2gether, and Twoseven, you can stay connected with your friends online to watch different videos and movies together.
If you’re a gaming person, you can get a gaming console like PlayStation or Xbox that allows you to play in multiplayer modes with friends online.
Bring in a pet
There is no getting bored in the house if you have a pet around you most especially if the pet is a friendly, naturally-curious, and calm one like a Golden Doodle.
Dogs are the natural clowns of the pet world. The humor they bring to a home is infectious and can diffuse arguments and distract us from stress. We feed them and keep them safe, and they reward us with laughter and joy.
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Don’t like a dog? Cats and rabbits make wonderful pets, too.
Plant funny objects and sights at strategic locations in the house
For example, you can make your everyday objects into playful personalities by simply making some funny additions on them.
Randomly stick self-adhesive googly eyes of various sizes on objects around the house: fruits, veggies, toothbrushes, phones, mugs. Anything can be anthropomorphized. For added humor, make an assortment of mustaches from card stock and use poster tack to stick them on photographs and other items. Leave a tray of extras in a handy spot and encourage your family to join in the fun.
Don’t like any of that?
You can stick a photo of the most amusing sight or experience you’ve ever had at the gate or entrance of your door. Each time you walk into the house, the sight of that will definitely gear you up or leave a smile on your face.
Stage occasional family events or activities
Most of the time, the reason family members don’t enjoy each other’s company is because they don’t do things together.
To make your home more fun, you need to strike a fun-deal with anyone you’re living with.
This can be by organizing occasional events (costume night, indoor picnic, dinner night, Bar-B-Que night, IQ-test hour, or any other challenging tasks), daily exercise workouts, staging in-house games, and so much more.
By having something to look forward to, you can make your stay in the house a lot more worthwhile.
Bring outdoor fun into the house
Those things you love to do while you’re away from the house, why not bring them into your house?
For instance, let’s say you like to hang out with friends in a bar. You can build a mini bar in your garden, where your friends can come, and you guys can have fun together.
Perhaps you like to play scavenger hunt outdoors. You can host one with your family at home, where everyone conducts their search online.
Start a Garden
Pick out several types of vegetables, flowers, or herbs and start them indoors before the growing season.
When they’re ready and the weather permits, move them outside and plant a full garden.
Rather than vegging out in front of the TV, go outside every evening to tend to your garden. Then enjoy the fruits of your labor once your plants have fully matured.