Are you trying to find some things to do when you're feeling lonely? Sometimes, being alone is not all that bad. We need to take care of ourselves physically, spiritually, mentally and emotionally. It does not take a whole lot of money, either. Appreciating the little things is sometimes all it takes. Here are some great things to do when you're feeling lonely.
1. Movie Marathon
Make some popcorn, add your own creative toppings and have your own movie marathon.
2. Listen to Music
Listen to an entire CD without doing anything else. Create playlists for all of your different moods. For example, use Pandora, Spotify or I heart radio.
3. Shop Your Closet
Rearrange your wardrobe and find forgotten clothes.
4. Clean, Organize and Declutter Your Home
Do this one room at a time and you'll feel a lot more control over your life.
5. Write a Note
Send a handwritten letter to a family member, friend or lover.
Write down dreams, intentions, and things you'd like to do.
7. Have a Warm Drink
Sip on a cup of coffee or tea and look out the window.
8. Go Online
Catch up on your favorite social media or do some shopping.
9. Study for Free
Search "free online courses" on Pinterest where there are plenty to choose from. For example, universitiesandcolleges.org
10. Create a Vision Board
While doing so, you are focused on presenting your sparkly future in a visually appealing manner.
11. Read a Book
Snuggle in a cozy spot and forget about the chaos of the day.
12. Cook a New Recipe
Everyone enjoys a tasty meal, right?
13. Start a New Fitness Routine
Exercise is a great way to get yourself in shape and mett new people.
14. Clip Coupons
It's something to do and will save you loads of money.
Begin a new hobby or work on a present hobby.
16. Look for Pen Pals
Even if they aren't close to you, it's nice to have a friend you can correspond with.
17. Indulge in Some Selfies
Dress up in your favorite outfit then click until you get it right.
18. Update Your Resume
A new job is exciting and will expose you to new people.
19. Do a Good Deed
Nothing feels better than giving someone else a helping hand.
20. Do Adult Coloring
Studies show that adults who color have less stress.
21. Take a Siesta
A nap is never a bad idea.
22. Make a to-do List
This will help you decide what you're going to do going forward.
23. Watch YouTube Videos
24. Give Yourself a Manicure
25. Get Rid of Outdated Food, Medicine, and Make-up
You don't need it cluttering up your life anymore.
26. Start a Side Hustle
Meet new people and make some extra cash.
27. Start a Blog
It's such a fun way to interact with other people.
28. Treat Yourself to Something Nice at a Thrift Store
You never know what you're going to find.
Does loving yourself seem so bad after having read these tips? What good will you be to your loved ones if you don't? You are not being selfish.
Also, by practicing self-love, you are not being lazy. You are being productive.
So, give yourself a hug and say, "I'm worth it"!