A bowl with slips of paper in it

Shake Things Up With an Activity Lottery

Do you ever feel like you just need something—anything—different to shake up your daily routines? We do. Fortunately this trick from Kinda Guide reader Oksana B. in Toronto is just the ticket. Let’s call it the “Activity Lottery.”

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“We write out a bunch of shorter activities or games on pieces of paper, fold them up, and drop them in a bowl. Things like charades, a Netflix workout, a game of badminton, baking treats, etc. When we need some ideas to temper the technology lure or break up the day, we reach for the bowl.”