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10 things to do while stuck at home

by Harmony Todd March 27, 2020 2 Comments

10 things to do while stuck at home

Stuck at home? Here is a list of 10 things to do during this apocalyptic time.
Nurture your dark soul ūüėȬ†with activities perfect for the lover of fantasy, folklore, and dystopian fiction.¬†


1. Read Poems By Edgar Allan Poe

  • The Poetry Foundation website contains Poe favorites such as Annabel Lee, The Raven, and A Dream Within A Dream, among many more. Check out our Poe inspired candle Annabel Lee.
    2. Learn More About Wolves
    • Old Soul Artisan loves wolves and donates $1 towards wolf conservation for every website order.¬†
    • Watch wolf cams: The Wolf Conservation Center in S. Salem, NY has placed¬†unobtrusive cameras around the dens of seven critically endangered wolf pack dens.¬†
    • Learn more about wolves from National Geographic.
    • *Must Watch* "How Wolves Change Rivers." If ever there was a convincing argument on the vitally important impact of wolves on ecosystems this is it.¬†
      3. Virtual Tours
      4. See Some Art
      5. Coloring Books Are For Adults Too
      6. Read The Original Versions Of Fairytales
      • Many fairytales we know have been toned down. Read the original Brothers Grimm fairytales here.
      • Read the original Beauty & the Beast.¬†Check out Enchanted Rose, our new Beauty & the Beast inspired candle
      • Read the original Snow White called "Snowdrop" by the Brothers Grimm. Check out Evil Queen, our Snow White inspired candle.
      7. Make Origami Creatures
      8. Cooking New Things
      9 . Read Apocalyptic Books
      • For many of us, life feels incredibly surreal right now. It feels like the apocalypse. What better time to read dystopian and apocalyptic/post-apocalyptic fiction? Here is a big Goodreads list of dystopian favorites.
      10. Watch Apocalyptic Movies
      Comment below to share what you're doing while stuck at home


      Harmony Todd
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      2 Responses

      Elizabeth Burchett
      Elizabeth Burchett

      May 04, 2020

      Although the entire activity list was so thoughtful and a simply lovely thing to share, I cannot thank you enough for the link to the wolf cams! I check in on them almost daily and they have provided me with a sense of serenity and peace of mind sadly lacking in our current world. Blessings and gratitude to you. Stay safe!

      Robert Derr
      Robert Derr

      April 06, 2020

      This is a great list that provides something for every interest. Thanks for providing this! I also love your candles, especially Kraken. I have one burning right now as I am writing this! Take care and stay safe!

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