Ways to Conquer Birthday Blues During Lockdown
Whether you're the kind of person who starts their birthday countdown for months in advance or someone who doesn't like making a big deal out of it, you'll have to accept; Birthdays are special. This is a day in a year that is just for you. The current lockdown situation has practically put a halt on all our plans, from partied to holidays to celebrations and everything in between. Jaan hai toh jahan hai! But still, despite everything, celebrations like birthdays, anniversaries are something that can not change. It is just how we celebrate them that has changed.
So, if you are celebrating a birthday during quarantine, there are a few ways to make the most of it at the time of COVID-19. Conquer birthday blues with these work from home ideas
Start your Day on a Positive Note
Trying to think positively from the beginning is a good place to start. Doing so will ensure that a person is in a good frame of mind to enjoy the rest of their day. It can be helpful to start your day by listing things you are thankful for. Stay positive and believe that this phase is going to end soon. Make a list of wishes you want to fulfil by your next birthday. Your wish list can be anything you want; Want to be healthy, learn a new skill, pursue a hobby, buy a new car, etc. Don’t let this birthday in quarantine put a halt on your mind and your future planning.
Prepare Healthy Food
This is the time to take care of your health! Now you all are in lockdown, why not avoid unhealthy junk and concentrate on eating healthy food? Prepare healthy and nutritious meals for your birthday dinner that is equally delicious. It could be chicken soup, Egg Sandwiches, lentil soup, tofu, etc. (anything healthy of your choice). Party food does not mean that you have to eat junk food.
We understand you do not want to be alone and especially on your birthday. Gather your friends and family through a virtual chat platform where you can talk to them and celebrate with them. So, if you want to overcome birthday blues, celebrate your birthday in lockdown through virtual chat.
Available via Chrome browsers, this is an extension that allows you and your friends to watch the same TV show or movie simultaneously, synchronize playback, and add a group chat to discuss it while you watch. You can create your very own dull party to capture virtual birthday celebrations. Just grab your popcorn and settle in.
Karaoke on Smule
If you're not missing out on your favourite karaoke jaunt, then download Smule for your birthday celebration of this virtual platform. You can sing socially with groups, or practice your favourite solo song before sharing it with others.
Bake A Cake
No cake no celebration. A cake is one of the most integral parts of a birthday. While it may not be possible to get a cake from a bakery during this quarantine phase, nothing is stopping you from baking a birthday cake at home with your family. All you will need is some basic ingredients and some patience. We bet you will enjoy this quarantine birthday of yours!
Set Some Goals
Last but not the least, after everything, in the end, utilise your birthdays to make it productive. Write down some goals and some ways to change yourself after the lockdown will get over. End the day on a positive note and feel inspired and inspired to celebrate a better birthday next time.
So, these were some ways to conquer birthday blues during a lockdown. Keep calm and stay home and stay safe. This shall pass if you stay positive and follow the guideline. We hope that you never face a time when you have to celebrate a lockdown birthday ever. You will meet your friend and family soon and celebrate the day by sending online gifts and cakes right at their doorsteps. Till then, stay happy and stay positive!