For many of us, having the house to ourselves is a rare privilege that doesn’t come around that often. It’s only logical then to make the most of it. But where do you start? Being alone means you can truly be yourself. You can sing, dance, laugh and do as you please because nobody’s there to wonder what the hell is going on.

You could go the traditional route and just take an interruption-free nap. Or, you could keep reading and find all the amazing ways that you can make every second of your alone time count. You might have considered a lot of these options before, but missed the opportunity to finally do them.

So, without further ado, here are some of the ways you can have fun when you’re home alone.

Movie Marathon

Imagine being able to go through an entire movie series without a single person around to make annoying comments, chewing noises or bathroom break requests? When you’re home alone, that’s exactly how it is. Peace and quiet. And with nobody around to judge or disapprove of your movie choices, you’re free to watch whatever you want.

Clean Up

While it’s probably the last thing on your mind, you’ll probably put a huge smile on the faces of whoever’s coming home later. Since you’re alone, turn up the volume on the loudest speaker in the house and jam some high-energy tracks while you’re at it. Before you know it, your home will be spotless.

Interruption-Free Gaming

There’s nothing more annoying than being interrupted halfway through an important match and having to quit because your family member doesn’t understand that you can’t pause an online game. When you’re home alone, you play guilt-free for as long as you want, as there’s nobody there to scold you for it.

Zone Out

With the legalization of marijuana spreading through the US, chances are that it’s already legal where you live. The Source’s article ‘Is Weed Legal In Vegas’ will get Nevada residents up to date on everything they need to know about recreational marijuana use in their state.

If you’ve already lit a few blunts in your time, why not enjoy one all to yourself? You can take the time to fully assess the effects and feel every second of the high without worrying about anyone else. Grab a pair of headphones, put on your favorite album and relax.

Do A Home Workout

Ever wanted to follow along to those bodyweight workouts, but never had the opportunity? Well, with nobody around to ask stupid questions, now is a better time than ever. Suit up in your best workout gear and nail those star jumps.

While all of the above are great fun, you don’t have to run around the house trying to get as much done as possible before the folks get back. There’s nothing wrong with simply sitting down and taking some time to yourself. If anything, it might just be the type of break your body needs.