Isolation or hangover? Seven top tips on how to have the ultimate quilt day without breaking the bank
NURSING A hangover or maybe stuck at home isolating after a positive Covid test?
Sometimes a quilt day isn’t such a bad thing – if you lay down on creature comforts.
Here’s everything you need for a self-isolation survival kit – at a price that won’t weigh too much on your wallet.
slip into something warm: Make yourself comfortable with a pair of slippers.
Prices at Shoe Zone start from just £ 7.99.
ALL FOR ONE: Dress in the most comfortable clothes you can find.
You can buy a comfortable Dinosaur Mini Me men’s wetsuit at studio.co.uk for just £ 12.60, compared to £ 18.
COVER: Snuggle up under a warm blanket.
B&M has a range of throws, including a super soft navy blue throw for just £ 5, while Tesco’s super soft silver large throw has been reduced from £ 10 to £ 7.50.
Or wrap yourself up in a portable Snuggie fleece blanket with sleeves, by Robert Dyas, which is down from £ 19.99 to £ 14.99.
STOCK COMFORT FOOD: Give yourself one less thing to think about with a range of low-calorie refrigerated ready meals from WW, £ 2.50 at Sainsbury’s.
You can choose from tasty chicken lasagna or cauliflower curry and basmati rice.
Satisfy your snacking cravings with Doritos Tortilla Chips (180g).
Tesco offers a Clubcard offer for £ 1.25, compared to £ 1.99.
GET YOUR JUICE ON: Boost your immune system with a Remedy Apple Crisp Kombucha, 250ml, now just £ 1, compared to £ 1.99 at Holland & Barrett.
SEND A LITTLE HELLO: If it’s a friend or family member needing to self-isolate, send a care package from dontbuyherflowers.com.
Choose from items like soothing bath salts, soothing tea, a chunky knit water bottle, books, and a personalized note. Prices start from £ 15.
Check out the “heal” category of the site for more inspiration.
STAY HYDRATED: Make sure you’re drinking plenty of fluids with the 700ml Fruit Infuser Water Bottle, reduced from £ 2.50 to £ 2 at Wilko.
- All prices are correct at time of going to press. Offers and offers subject to availability.
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