New At-Home Hobbies To Take Up During Lockdown

Daniel Wellington


There’s no doubt that the lockdown due to COVID-19 has had a huge impact on millions of American citizens.

Many people are finding themselves spending more time at home than ever before, and with so many businesses currently closed, a lot of us are left with a great deal of free time.

If you’re on the lookout for a fun way to spend your newly found downtime, take a look at some of our suggestions for new hobbies to pick up in 2020.

Marcy Recumbent Exercise Bike with Resistance


Exercise is vital for physical health, as well as mental, but it can often be difficult to find the motivation to work out at home, with so many other things to distract us.

If you usually go to the gym, hike, or jog, why not consider investing in this awesome Marcy Recumbent Exercise Bike with Resistance? Just thirty minutes a day will keep your mind energized, improve blood circulation, and aid better sleep.

Priced at an incredibly low $154.99, there’s no wonder why it’s one of the top-selling exercise bikes on the internet in 2020.

What Features Does the Exercise Bike Offer?

  • Eight levels of resistance - When using the bike, a simple press of a button can increase or decrease the difficulty level. So, you can simulate riding on all kinds of landscape, both uphill and downhill. Whatever your fitness level, it’s easy to tailor the workout to suit your needs and capabilities.
  • It’s very comfortable - The ergonomically created seat is topped with a thick foam padding. This provides a high level of support for your back, arms and thighs. This will properly support your body, to avoid unnecessary aches or injuries.
  • Counterbalanced pedals - The pedals are made to offer strong support for your feet, while still allowing you to feel comfortable, and in control. Each foot strap can be loosened or tightened, to give the ideal fit.

Sewing School ® Fashion Design: Make Your Own Wardrobe with Mix-and-Match Projects


Sewing has a wide range of great benefits. As well as allowing you to unleash your creative side, it enhances hand-eye coordination and stimulates brain growth.

This Sewing School: Fashion Design book is a perfect way to start. Even for kids who’ve never attempted sewing before, they’ll love the clear and simple instructions for creating all manner of beautiful projects.

It can be yours for just over $6!

What Features Does the Book Offer?

  • The book helps kids to create clothes to fit themselves. The award-winning sewing lessons are perfect for kids aged from eight to twelve years old and help learners of both genders to make clothes they’ll love, and be proud of the lessons involved.
  • Photographs accompany each written step, so It’s really easy to use. There’s no one step that’s overly complicated, fiddly, or difficult. The style of the author is patient, gentle, and clear.
  • It offers guidance on how to choose fabric, how to cut properly, adjust fittings, and to create clothing for any size. Your kids will feel great in their homemade outfits!

Nintendo Switch with Neon Blue and Neon Red Joy‑Con


The Nintendo Switch was originally released in 2017 to great success, and sales have once more soared in 2020, as people of all ages find themselves spending more time in the home.

This isn’t just suited to kids. People of all ages will love it. If you’re in the generation that grew up with Gameboys. Think of that X 100.

The Nintendo Switch screen is four inches high, and over nine inches wide. It offers stunning graphics. Some of the most popular games such as Zelda, Super Mario, and Ringfit provide countless hours of challenging fun.

For just $369.99, you can unleash your inner-gamer once more.

What Do We Love About the Nintendo Switch?

  • 3 styles of play - TV, tabletop, and handheld. The TV mode in particular is brilliant. Users simply connect a HDMI from the Switch box to the television and use the joy-cons freely to enhance the gaming experience.
  • Use Wi-Fi to play with friends - Up to eight consoles can join in one game. There’s endless fun to be had on many games specifically aimed at group play.
  • With a battery life of up to ten hours, just one charge should be enough for several days of gameplay.
  • Parental controls - It’s possible to change the options on your child's Nintendo Switch to limit purchasing or block certain elements of games. It’s even possible to monitor a user’s game time, so there’s no need to worry about your kids playing for too long.