Though we have to practice social distancing for the next time being, apps such as Facetime, WhatsApp and Skype give us the opportunity to hear and see our loved ones, so make sure to help your Grandma and Grandpa install them too!
To spice up the experience, let your creativity run wild: For example, organize a family dinner, where all individuals cook from the same recipe and then eat together in front of their laptops. You can hardly tell the difference.
Brunch with friends on a Sunday? Still do-able!
On an average day to day basis, there never seems to be time for new hobbies.
Now the situation has flipped and the possibilities are limitless!
Want to try out painting? Scrap-booking? Arts and Crafts?
Thanks to online shopping, you most likely can receive everything you need without leaving the house.
If you need a little extra guidance, Youtube also offers plenty of tutorials to help you carry out your new project.
Do you have a stack of papers on your desk that only gets bigger? Notes, readings and tests from your classes have a way of getting jumbled during the semester and now you have the chance to bring a little order to it all. This can also be done with your computer, freeing up your mind and some space. What about an overflowing closet? Most of us are guilty of having a closet that is filled with clothes that haven’t seen the light of day in a very LONG time. Keep what you need and maybe think of donating the rest.
Want to learn how to clean and organize like an expert? You can find books and audio books at Thalia.
Have you ever seriously thought about what your future might look like? Do you have any potential dreams or goals you want to achieve on the way? Being confined to your own four walls gives you the opportunity to take a look at your game plan.
Whether these goals relate to your work or are more personal, work out what you need to do to get where you want to be.
If you click through the App store, there are some great vision-boards or maps which you can take advantage of.
If you prefer to write things down, there is certainly an empty notebook lying around somewhere, waiting to be filled.
If physical activity is essential for you to feel balanced, you can simply do a home workout.
Want some extra motivation?
Grab a buddy and train together via Skype or check out the MILESTONE Online Activity calendar in the MILESTONE Community Facebook groups, which is packed with free sport session.
Yoga, strength training or kickboxing are just some of the few workouts which require nothing but some space and if possible, a training mat.
If you are feeling a little antsy and want to distract yourself, why not do a puzzle?
Psychologically speaking, the benefits of puzzling include training your short-term memory, increasing your concentration and even boosting your confidence if you manage to finish!
Podcasts have long become a staple of the digital world.
For every topic, there is a corresponding podcast.
If you like them funny, informative or provoking : the choice is yours.
We have put together a list of the best english-speaking Podcasts, so be sure to take a look.
Despite the circumstances, we are lucky enough to have plenty of provisions and supplies available.
Isn’t this a good excuse to put in the time and effort to make some wholesome meals that you ordinarily wouldn’t?
Try out a new recipe or have a look at come current Food-Trends.
Better yet, test out a new recipe every day with a friend via online communication and see whose dish turns out best!
If our tip about puzzles isn‘t challenging enough for your brain, then try out a classic crossword puzzle or sudoku.
If you don’t have a newspaper at hand, the App Store will once again, have you covered.
Unsere Apartments sind weiterhin buchbar (je nach Standort ab sofort bzw. ab Wintersemester 2020/21 – für weitere Informationen wende dich bitte an unser Salesteam unter firstname.lastname@example.org).
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Als einer der führenden Betreiber von Studentenwohnheimen in Europa ist es für uns weiterhin wichtig, dass unsere Bewohner MILESTONE als ein Zuhause abseits von Zuhause betrachten. Daher bleiben wir weiterhin geöffnet und ergreifen alle von der Regierung empfohlenen Maßnahmen, um die Sicherheit und das Wohlbefinden unserer Bewohner zu gewährleisten.
Our apartments are still available for booking (depending on the location from now on or from wintersemester 2020/21 – for more information please contact our sales team at email@example.com).
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As one of Europe’s leading operators of student residences, it remains important to us that residents consider MILESTONE to be a home away from home.
We therefore remain open and take all measures recommended by the government to ensure the safety and well-being of our residents.