10 Fun Things To Do On A Rainy Day.

It may be the middle of the British summer but we are all too familiar with rainy days. I love having those cosy rainy days all wrapped up warm indoors and watching my favourite films and shows on Netflix. I wanted to share 10 fun things to do on a rainy day so you can take full advantage when the next one comes around!

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01. Duvet day.
Is there truly anything better than dragging your duvet to your sofa and cosying up in-front of the TV with a hot chocolate?

02. Gaming session.
I very rarely get time to play games now days, so having a whole day to just game to my hearts content is the dream. If you have any retro games consoles hanging around why don’t you dig them out and spend the day in nostalgia. Who doesn’t love Mario Kart or Spyro the Dragon??

03. Get crafty.
I love painting, knitting and cross stitching and getting the chance to indulge in it from time to time is really fun.

04. Reading.
Put the kettle on, snuggle up in bed or on the sofa and really get stuck into a good book. This is one of my favourite things to do and I often make my way through an entire book in one sitting!

05. Pamper yourself.
Get a face mask on, paint your nails or have a bath. Do all of those things that we often forget to do but feel so great to do. Having a bit of self care time can be really helpful with mental health and remind you to take care of yourself.

06. Bake something tasty.
I love baking tasty treats! Imagine baking some brownies or cookies and the smell filling the house and you snuggling up on the sofa in your duvet, watching your favourite TV shows and munching on scrummy baked goods. Perfection.

07. Organizing something.
Your wardrobe, your paper work or your Disney Tsum Tsum collection, it feels good to do something productive on a rainy day.

08. Play board games.
I actually love playing board games or card games and its’ a great way to challenge yourself mentally whilst taking a much needed break from social media or computer screens.

09. Plan a trip.
Nothing like a rainy day to get you excited for escaping somewhere warm, sunny and new. I love planning our next adventures!

10. Writing or reading blog posts
I love spending a rainy day planning content, taking photos, organizing and writing blog posts. Or taking some time to catch up on all the awesome blogs I love to read.

 

I hope I’ve given you some ideas for some fun things to do the next time it’s miserable outside and you just want to spend the day chilling! Let me know what things you like to do on your rainy days off!

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  • Lovely post, I’m so glad you suggested playing board games, I still enjoy them and I think they’re very underrated these days!

    Stacey x

    They Call Me Stacey

  • Leanne

    i LOVE a good duvet day when it’s raining. particularly if you bake in the morning and can spend the rest of the day eating cake in bed ha! lovely post x

    http://www.thedressdiaries.co.uk

  • I love a good duvet day with a hot chocolate, the rain pouring down in the background and a good book. Or a Lush bath – can’t beat a Lush bath on a rainy day! x http://www.aimeeraindropwrites.co.uk x

  • Anni

    Great ideas! When it’s raining I like to plan out some blogposts or read a bit!

  • Eva

    Ahhh I actually love rainy days! I always love to get in bed with films on in the background whilst reading blog posts!

    whatevawears.co.uk

  • Hailey Jade Ryan

    I love rainy days and your ideas. It definileity sounds like things that I do, but I also do them on sunny days. I’m just lazy like that. 😀 But I sure feel less bad for doing them on a rainy day. I also absolutely love the sound of rain or the way it smells right after. Where I live, we have great air and it’s sooo nice to smell it. I’ve been having my Playstaion 1 lying around for weeks now and still didn’t manage to play again, but old games are fun.

    Fall is gonna be awesome for all of these wonderful suggestions. It’s currently raining all the time.

    xx Hailey – http://www.haileyjaderyan.com // http://www.instagram.com/haileyjaderyan

    • tarnya

      you should defo dig out old consoles and have some fun playing some old games! xx