Even my long distance is suffering now that we have nothing to talk about during our days and we have a lot more time to talk. Does anyone have fun ideas to enjoy online company during the monotony?

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Somehow I have been chatting with my f buddy for an hour everyday...I think we are running out of things to say as well

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Come up with silly and serious ideas you two want to do coming out of this? Challenge each other to do crazy shit on Chatroulette/Omegle? Lol

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I really like this idea. I know she’s too shy to try it but we’ll both enjoy watching me make a fool of myself so I’m down

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Syncing up TV shows or movies to watch together was a staple of my ldr, along with playing dota 2

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You can watch shows on Netflix together. Go to digital events togetehr (dinner parties ? Digital bars ? Museum outings ? So much now lives online )

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Play animal crossing...?

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Watch tiger king. Hours of conversation topics

Play games! There are so.mny! My favourite is quiz up

Play conversational games. There are some fun kits out there. Eg would you rather .. have you ever... etc. but I’ve been in ld (successfully, now married ) and I get it can be hard sometimes. I think being honest about how much is enough would be good and important ... and findings digital ways to do things together that’s not just talking will take the presssure off.

Cooking something together etc

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Play scattergories with friends online

You will need zoom or some other video call platform (duh). Swellgarfo.com/scattergories

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