Mandatory Quarantine: 10 Essential Items You Need Under $25 For Your Self-Isolation

We’re all in this coronavirus quarantine together (but separately), whether we like it or not. Extended self-isolation is something most of us were unprepared for. We’ve never been cooped up like this before. The closest we ever came was a period of depression following a breakup or having to nurse a bout of the flu we just couldn’t kick. But now, we’re hunkering down in our homes for an undetermined period of time.

Not only do we have no idea what to do with ourselves (other than binge watch Tiger King), but we also don’t know what we need to get us through this unprecedented COVID-19 crisis. Luckily for you, we’ve done our research and gathered up the 10 essential items you need under $25 for your self-isolation. Shop soon and be patient if ordering online, because the age of two-day shipping is a thing of the past.

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