Sometimes the winter weather just won’t cooperate with your plans. Sure, you may be dressed for the frigid temps and there’s a great indoor activity you had planned for the day. But then Mother Nature whipped up a blizzard, freezing rain, or just a whole lot of sleet to make things miserable.
Even though you may be stuck inside, there are still lots of fun activities you can enjoy and great things you can accomplish. Here are some enjoyable and satisfying indoor hobbies for winter that will help the time fly by!
Try New Recipes
Cooking is not only an enjoyable hobby—it’s also incredibly useful! Even if you’re proficient in whipping up a meal for yourself or your household, wintertime gives you a chance to explore new dishes and recipes.
Stretch beyond your kitchen comfort zone by trying your hand at baked goods or international cuisine. Learn how to take components of one meal and use them to create multiple dishes. Refine your dicing and chopping skills. The winter months give you the opportunity to amp up your cooking game. Whether you use cookbooks purchased at a local bookstore or you follow fellow foodies on YouTube, you’ll be the best chef in your apartment by spring!
Enroll in Online Courses
Want to brush up on your existing professional skills? Or you want to learn more about a topic that interests you? Then take advantage of the inclement winter weather to stay inside and enroll in an online course!
A convenient and beneficial use of your time, online courses can open your world to many wonderful new opportunities. Using online resources such as Coursera, Skillshare, Udemy and LinkedIn Learning, you can choose from thousands of courses that cover a wide-range of topics. Learn a new language, how to play an instrument, how to make bread – whatever your interest, you’re sure to find a class that suits your needs and interests.
Clear the Clutter
Cramped closets, packed cabinets and disorganized desks are just waiting to be cleared of their clutter. And winter is the perfect time to oblige them. If you find yourself stuck inside your apartment due to a snowstorm or other inclement winter weather, you can use the opportunity to tackle these projects. Go through your clothes to find any items you no longer need. Organize your workspace to be more efficient and productive. Rearrange your kitchen cabinets so you can more easily find your accessories and ingredients. You’ll be amazed at how much these projects will help you in the long run.
Enjoy the Community Amenities at 363 Bond Street
Although being snowed in may be a bummer for other Brooklynites, you and other 363 Bond Street residents can have a blast thanks to the many great community amenities available to them.
Workout at the onsite gym or yoga studio. Curl up with a good book and a cup of coffee at the fireside seating area. Invite your neighbors to play shuffleboard or billiards. Unwind at the resident lounge. All of these and other great amenities help make every season and every day at 363 Bond Street more enjoyable and memorable.
If you’re not a current 363 Bond Street resident (but you want to join our community), please contact us today to learn more about our currently available apartments!