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Fun Things To Do at Home on Hot Days

Updated: Dec 5, 2023

Hello everyone, I hope you all are doing well. With this post, I am sharing with you all ways you can enjoy summer at home. I know on those hot days, it can be unbearable hard to go outside with the scorching heat so, I have a list of activities you can do at home while still enjoying your summer!

Play board games

  • A great way to pass time and bring out your inner child.


Make your own ice cream sandwiches/sundaes

  • A fun and memorable treat to create and eat!


Make no-bake treats

  • There are plenty of recipes to explore and to try something new each week!


Make homemade drinks

  • Like lemonade, iced tea, or mocktails.

  • Time to get creative in the kitchen and create some signature drinks!


Give yourself a facial

  • Have a day to pamper yourself and get rid of the toxins.


Do a jigsaw puzzle

  • Just focus on the puzzle and let your mind relax.


Read a mystery/thriller book

  • Read a book that will keep you turning pages and invested in the plot.

  • Some of my favorites are:

  1. The Silent Patient- Alex Michaelides

  2. The Locked Door- Frieda McFadden

  3. Then She Was Gone- Lisa Jewell

  4. Never Have I Ever- Joshilyn Jackson

  5. We Were Never Here- Andrea Bartz


Organize your closet

  • Don't make it seem like a chore.

  • Play some music, listen to an audiobook or podcast, and declutter.

  • Check out my blog post for tips for decluttering


Make fruit-infused ice cubes

  • There are so many varieties to try and they help make your water taste a bit fruity.


Have a movie marathon

  • Watch all your favorites in one sitting and chill out.

  • Check out my blog post dedicated to a list of summer movies to watch


Paint a picture

  • Get crafty and creative and simply paint.

  • Don't know what to paint, try painting by numbers.


Write a story

  • Relax your mind and do some creative writing.


Take a cool bath

  • Enjoy some cold water and make the most of it by reading a book and having a self-care day.


Design your own floral arrangement

  • Have fun and get creative building your floral arrangement.


Make a vision board

  • Create a vision board showcasing what you want your summer to look like.


Thank you all very much for reading this poem post! I have more posts planned for this month and I cannot wait to share them with you all! Also, I have an entire 12-month calendar spread that is undated and customizable as well as two-word searches perfect for summer! I hope you all have a great day and I will see you all in the next post!


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