Finding The Right Hobby: 30 Different Hobbies

Finding the Right Hobby

If I didn’t have hobbies, I think I would have a lot less joy in my life. Some of my hobbies have even turned into my profession, like singing and song-writing. Blogging is also a pass-time I have taken to recently that has brought so much happiness to my life. Finding the right hobby can often be done through trial and error.

Hobbies are proven to decrease stress and give you purpose throughout your day-to-day life. Sometimes, it is easy to get so caught up in work or school and forget to take pleasure in the little things that make us happy. Finding the right hobby is a great way to fill your free time and add pleasure to an otherwise dull day.

For this post, I thought I would share some hobby inspiration, in case you are in the process of finding the right hobby but don’t know where to start. There are countless pass-times to choose from, but here are 30 hobbies I have come up with to start you off:

Finding The Right Hobby: 30 Different Hobbies

  1. Gardening- Grow herbs inside or vegetables outside Finding the Right Hobby
  2. Knitting/Crochet – Get started by watching knitting tutorials (like my infinity scarf how-to)
  3. Blogging/Website Design – This can be as casual or as serious of a hobby as you make it
  4. Calligraphy – This is a hobby that I’ve always found interesting. I am planning to try it this year!
  5. Meditation– Benefits your well-being and gives you something to focus your mind on.
    Here are the basics of meditation to get you started!
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  6. Jewellery Making- I love making polymer clay jewellery and beading necklaces. They make excellent personalized gifts as well
  7. Collecting- My dream is to have a huge collection of beautiful tea cups & saucers. The possibilities are endless when it comes to things to collect
  8. Baking/Cooking- Try new recipes then delivery your goodies to friends and family
  9. Photography- Even smart-phones take high quality photos these days
  10. Painting/Sketching- Follow Bob Ross painting tutorials and I guarantee you won’t regret it
  11. Learning A Language/Skill- Are you planning to travel to a place that speaks a different language? Try to learn the common phrases and become as proficient as possible
  12. Travelling/Sight-Seeing- Seeing the world is one of the BEST hobbies in my opinion
  13. Quilting/Sewing- Personally, I can barely sew a button onto a pair of pants. It might be a great hobby for someone else, though! Finding the Right Hobby
  14. Playing an Instrument- This is one of my favourite hobbies and there are so many instruments to choose from
  15. Biking/Hiking/Camping- This is perfect if you’re an outdoorsy person
  16. Re-Furbishing Furniture- Something I want to get into when I am older
  17. Reading- An amazing way to de-stress and escape your daily worries. Here is what happened when I read 30 minutes per day every week! Finding the Right Hobby
  18. Puzzles/Crosswords/Games- Gotta love a good game of Sudoku with morning coffee
  19. Seasonal Activities- Surfing, Skiing, making maple syrup and more
  20. Couponing- A hobby that saves you money is my kind of hobby
  21. Songwriting/Poetry- If you want to try this one out, here is my how-to song-write postFinding the Right Hobby
  22. Home Brewing/Canning- Brew some beer or can some pickles at home
  23. Sports- Join a recreational sports team with some friends
  24. Going to Garage Sales/Thrift Shopping- I am always surprised at the interesting things I come across at second-hand sales
  25. Nail Art/Make Up Art- Self-care for yourself or for others Finding the Right Hobby
  26. Scrapbooking/Crafting/Origami- When I was growing up I loved doing paper crafts
  27. Antiquing- Combine this hobby with second-hand shopping and you’re all set
  28. Mixology/Sommelier- Become an expert wine or drink connoisseur Finding the Right Hobby
  29. Karaoke/Live Music/Open Mics- A great night-life hobby. Be on the stage or in the audience
  30. Yoga/Dancing/Exercise- Make your exercise regime fun with this hobby that will benefit your physical and mental health

I hope this list of 30 different hobbies helps you in your search to finding the right hobby. What do you like doing in your spare time? Share your favourite hobbies in the comments below, I would love to hear them!

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