10 Puzzles To Keep You Busy In Self-Isolation

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While we’re all homebound and looking for ways to keep busy, entertainment that’s not online offers a welcome break and distraction from upsetting news alerts. Games with friends are a fun way to break up your days, but if you’re looking for an activity that’ll relax you and work your brain muscles, turn to pizzles. They’re the perfect solution to keep your hands and mind busy while in self-isolation — what could be more wholesome and relaxing?

Here are our top 10 picks for the best puzzles to help you relax and stay entertained while at home!

Dawn Puzzle – 500 Pieces

Dawn Puzzle – 500 Pieces

The blissful dawn scene is the perfect puzzle to put together while zenning out. It’s 500 pieces, so it will create enough of a mental distraction to transport you to your happy place.

$35.00 at Hudson’s Bay
Vintage Typewriter Puzzle — 750 Pieces

Vintage Typewriter Puzzle — 750 Pieces

If you love all things retro, this puzzle of a beautiful manual typewriter is perfect for you. With 750 pieces, you’re guaranteed hours of entertainment.

$28.00 at Bergo Designs
The Golden Girls Puzzle — 1,000 Pieces

The Golden Girls Puzzle — 1,000 Pieces

Speaking of retro, have some fun with your favourite ’80s sitcom, The Golden Girls. Whether you’re a Dorothy, Blanche, Rose, or Sophia, you are bound to get a kick out of this puzzle.

$41.54 at Amazon.ca
Dogs On A Bench Puzzle — 1,000 Pieces

Dogs On A Bench Puzzle — 1,000 Pieces

Now this is the adorable content that we all need in our lives right now. It’s the perfect size to get your quarantine crew involved in, too!

$43.72 at Amazon.com
Keith Haring Double Sided Puzzle — 500 Pieces

Keith Haring Double Sided Puzzle — 500 Pieces

Calling all modern art lovers— this puzzle  has your name written all over it! Featuring Keith Haring’s iconic pop-art, this jigsaw offers double the fun, with one side in colour, and the other black + white!

$27.62 at Amazon
Rosé All Day Puzzle Set — 650 Pieces

Rosé All Day Puzzle Set — 650 Pieces

Combine your love for rosé and jigsaw puzzles in one activity! Why not enjoy a glass while putting this amusing puzzle together?

$28.17 at Amazon.ca
Outer Space Puzzle — 1,000 pieces

Outer Space Puzzle — 1,000 pieces

Transport your family from the living room to outer space with this psychedelic image. With 1,000 pieces, it’s just challenging enough to get the kids  involved, too!

$31.59 at Amazon.ca
Canada Map Puzzle — 48 Pieces

Canada Map Puzzle — 48 Pieces

Here’s the perfect puzzle to keep the younger children in your household stimulated. Since it’s 48 pieces, this is the perfect independant activity for the little ones. Plus, it makes for a super fun geography lesson while they’re home from school!

$12.74 at Amazon.ca
Harry Potter —  Hogwarts Astronomy Tower 3D Puzzle

Harry Potter — Hogwarts Astronomy Tower 3D Puzzle

Get swept away to the wizarding world of Harry Potter. This 3D puzzle of Hogwarts Astronomy Tower doubles as a show piece for all Harry Potter Fans! It’s the perfect task for the bored pre-teens and teens in your household!

$59.99 at Calendar Club
Game Of Thrones — Winterfell 3D Puzzle

Game Of Thrones — Winterfell 3D Puzzle

If you’ve already re-watched the Game Of Thrones series while socially isolating, switch it up and attempt this intricate puzzle of Winterfell Castle. The average reviewer said it took them three days, so you’re promised some solid distraction with this one!

$59.95 at Amazon.ca

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