Engaging your mind in something new is fun. The hassle of everyday work/college often tired your mind.
Learning tiny, simple things once in a while will relax your mind and a relaxed mind is the most productive mind.
Here are 20 fun things you can learn within 10 minutes and keep boredom at bay!
1. ORIGAMI Art:
Paper boats and birds always grab our eyeballs at any age. With just a couple of coloured square cut papers you can make intricate insects, flowers and birds that will rewind you from the monotonous day.
2. ACRYLIC painting:
With just a simple brush and 2-3 tubes of glossy acrylic paints you can create your own masterpiece within a few minutes!
You can frame these paintings later and use it to gift someone special or simply to decorate the walls of your drawing room.
3. Learn to say ‘HELLO!’ in 10 different languages
Just to flaunt your curiosity to learn foreign languages among others simply learn a common English phrase in 10 different languages to build up your first impression.
You will just need a smartphone and who knows you also want to learn full language afterwards 😉
4. Simple VEDIC maths:
You can invest 10 minutes of your life to learn the trick of squaring any two digit numbers within seconds or mental multiplication and division.
A normal YouTube search will do this job.
5. Learn to SEW buttons:
This will come very handy when you stay away from home. This technique saves your life from changing your outfit all over again just because of loosely held buttons on your shirt.
6. Learn basic techniques of STITCHING:
You can invest some time to learn a life long skill, running stitch just for the case of emergencies.
7. Learn to make COCKTAILS:
If possible you can learn some basic trending cocktails in the night parties.
If you host house parties often then this technique should be learnt without any question!
8. Learn to COOK a simple dish:
You can go for any cuisine from all the corners of the world and invest some time to make a quick dish to save yourself from the pangs of hunger.
9. Few classic DANCING steps:
You can devote your 10 minutes to learn some dancing steps that can go with your favourite song.
You can flaunt this later in some abrupt occasion among your family and friends!
10. Some basic relaxing YOGIC postures:
You can learn various postures to soothe your mind and body after a stressful day at your office.
Many yoga techniques are available online.
11. Know your WORLD:
Flip through pages of the Atlas and try to learn the states and capitals of various states, names of famous rivers and oceans, gulfs and straits all around the globe!
12. Learn the techniques of GROOMING yourself:
You can learn some hacks to enhance your appearance.
Learn techniques of contouring your cheekbones or the methods of manicuring your nails.
13. Fun with FLAGS:
You can memorise various flags of the countries world wide and later show off your talents among your peers !
14. Learn to blow up a bubblegum!:
Yes with a little effort and a few minutes you can master the art of blowing up eye catching bubbles.
15. Learn to play SUDOKU:
You can learn sudoku or any Arcade game popular these days. This can be a good conversation starter among newly met people.
16. Learn some HUMOROUS lines:
You can invest your ten minutes to learn some of them. These lines can be used in various ocassions among cheerful mates, once in a while to lighten everyone’s mood or to impress someone special.
17. Learn few short cut tricks of GOOGLE:
You can memorise various commands to be added with your query in the search bar to get to the point information among billions of data available online within few milliseconds. This will enhance your productivity to a greater level.
18. Learn to WHISTLE:
Many of us crave to whistle as the batsman hits the sixer or a when a goal is attained after a long time in World Cup.
Just the right technique and a couple of minutes can teach you this and you are all ready for the next world cup!
19. Learn to wear a SAREE/DHOTI:
Yes it is possible!
Just a will to learn this technique can teach you to wear a saree or dhoti without any hassle within a very short span of time.
20: Learn to make a brewing cup of special tea or Coffee:
Each one of us craves for a perfect cup of tea/Coffee after a tiring day.
The aroma of crushed coffee beans or the spices used in tea, soothes our mind and relaxes us.
Various spices and herbs can be used in a beverage which suits your taste buds.
-Written by Khansa (Intern at BoldBlush)
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