Hobbies can be important aspects of a new life where a hard-won recovery from abuse can flourish.
A background with much sorrow often lacks exposure to hobbies – indeed to much pleasure or leisure time. So, finding fun things to do – and excel at – can make finding a hobby hard work. Yet, finding your passions in life is a great foundation for living with joy.
Where to begin? Here are some helpful lists – and a couple tests for discovery to help you or someone you care about check out ways to spend leisure time in pleasant ways.
Some Big Lists with Great Ideas
LifeHack is a site that has great lists and information on making the business side of living easier. It’s list of fifty low-cost hobbies focuses on those you can do at home – with only four requiring being elsewhere. It’s a great list for spending leisure time close to home.
Quiz Your Talent
Wondering what hobby to try? Not sure how to decide? Here’s a quiz to match your aptitudes and interests with types of hobbies? And, because getting a second opinion is almost always a good idea, here’s a second quiz to see what hobbies you’re most suited for.