You should get a hobby. We have all heard that a lot throughout our lives. Kids have lots of hobbies that keep them busy, make them happy, help them to relax, and maybe even contribute to a good night’s sleep. Collecting baseball cards was a popular hobby for a lot of kids. Building and playing with Lego’s turned into a hobby for a lot of kids who worked hard on their creations. A lot of kids began playing a musical instrument in elementary school, usually around third or fourth grade. Some stayed with their instruments through high school while others decided it wasn’t for them. Sweepstakes and entering to win prizes can be a hobby. Submitting entries counts! And winning prizes can help get you started with other hobbies. Another fun hobby for some kids was collecting rocks. Some just gathered them while others loved to paint them. Fitness was also another hobby that some kids loved doing on a daily basis. Jumping jacks, push-ups, and long runs helped both their physical and mental health.
As an adult, what are some of the hobbies that I should think about picking up? Collecting stamps and putting them into books and binders is a popular hobby. Some people like to collect all different types of coins. Besides enjoying these hobbies there can also be a financial incentive as these collections can appreciate in value. I know someone who used to collect casino chips from casinos that were no longer in business. There are many different types of trade shows that are hosted at hotel ballrooms, conventions centers, or other smaller venues. These shows allow for collectors to meet other collectors, browse through displays, and purchase items they want to add to their collections. These shows are also a place where collectors can offer some of their items for sale. An extremely popular hobby these days is collecting sneakers. There is a robust marketplace both online and in-person for all of the different types of sneaker styles and brands.