Are you looking for a new hobby? Or trying to find something interesting to do with your free time?
We’ve compiled a list of our favorite hobbies that will spice up your weekends and make your pastime more enjoyable!
Geocaching is a fun new way to explore even the most familiar places! The way it works:
Download the geocaching app, and go on a new age treasure hunt in your area! Follow the map and use the hints to guide you to your destination!
Running is a great way to stay fit, and keep an active lifestyle. It is also an incredible stress reliever and a way to clear your head.
Strap on your running shoes and go wherever your legs take you.
Catching a big one on the line will be a story to tell for years to come! Fishing is a fun activity you can do with your kids, grandkids, friends, or even alone!
Finding new beautiful locations to cast your line is also a great benefit.
Get lost in a great book. Reading is the best hobby to keep your mind sharp, while enjoying quiet time.
Whether it’s a fictional stories or a text book, keep reading, and stay smart.
Enjoy the great outdoors, find new places to explore, and get a great workout! The sun, and outdoors will boost your mood and keep your mind at peace.
Gardening is a beautiful hobby. Reinforcing nature, creating your own garden, and allowing fresh fruits or veggies into your life! Unmatched. You can measure how much plants grow, place them strategically so they get more sunlight, and create something incredible!
Cooking is a great stress reliever! Planning what ingredients go in at what time and for how long keeps it interesting as well!
You can also experiment with different spices, cooking methods, ingredients, and really make a dish your own!
8. Bird Watching
Enjoying the beauty of nature through bird watching is soulful. Keeping track of the different bird species keeps this activity more than interesting. It’s like a fun little game to play with the birds! Finding unique types of birds keeps the fun alive.
Tracking down and hunting animals is all about patience. So if you enjoy peace and quiet, and like to use your survival instincts, hunting is for you! Use your tracking skills, find animal beds and wait quietly and patiently! It’s all about the hunt!
Floating on the water in the outdoor air, alone or with a partner, is one of the most relaxing activities you can partake in! Rowing is a great workout for your upper body, and the rewards are incredible! The views you can see whole canoeing are tremendous, and a wonder to experience.
Finding old relics within thrift stores is sometimes like finding buried treasure. Seeing the old rustic feeling of tables and chairs or even old utensils and decor gives you a great feeling. Bringing purpose back to these old items makes for a great pick me up!
Bake your heart out! Finding new recipes to experiment with and making something truly sweet and delicious is a fun way to spend the weekend! Add your own twist to recipes and find out what you and your family like the most!
13. Painting / Drawing
Express your creativity. Pick up a pen, pencil, paintbrush, crayon, or anything in between, and lay it to paper. Even if you don’t consider yourself a good artist or good at drawing.
Drawing or painting is the best way to express your emotions, feelings, and thoughts without using words. You can create anything you please and the results make you feel accomplished. You would be surprised at what you can actually creat if you spent at least an hour on something!
Capture the beauty of anything around you. Pull out your phone, or even disposable camera. Start capturing moments!
Photography is a great way to embrace your creativity and find out what you enjoy taking pictures of.
Creating a new scarf, blanket, hat or even socks! Is a great way to treat the soul. You can do it while you’re watching tv, or listening to music, and it’s quick to learn! Knitting can actually be quite relaxing!
We can all get bored with our normal day to day routines and habits. Spice things up a bit, try something new. Keep your mind and soul refreshed and healthy.
Trying new things is the best way to keep yourself from stagnation and on your toes with life!