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I'm Asking: What's Your Hobby?

I'm Asking: What's Your Hobby?

Most of us don't have oodles of spare time to collect rare stamps or coins and ride horses on the beach, but it seems we should make time for the sake of our health. Health experts say we should devote time daily to a hobby as a means to reduce stress and reduce the risk of developing heart disease. That sounds like a win win to me. Many SavvySugar readers report they wish their hobby was their nine to five, but I want to know how exactly you de-stress. What's your go-to pastime?

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Yesi-Jukebox Yesi-Jukebox 6 years
Well I love reading, I make beaded jewelry/friendship bracelets, I write poetry, and sew up any little knick-knacks I get the urge for (I made my own protective sleeve and purse for my Kindle)
juicebox07 juicebox07 6 years
Photography. :)
Girl-Jen Girl-Jen 7 years
Photography and exercise. Yes, I consider lifting weights to be a fun activity that I should do more often. :D
winkartisans winkartisans 7 years
dance classes, photography, handmade jewelry, sewing and other crafts.
MsWalton MsWalton 7 years
Writing my random thoughts on my OnSugar blog ( , hanging out with friends, and searching for new employment opportunities.
bengalspice bengalspice 7 years
Knitting and crocheting. I like making things for me, the hubby, and my baby sister.
insanitypepper insanitypepper 7 years
Cooking projects are the big thing I do regularly that I really enjoy. Up next: pork rillettes.
runningesq runningesq 7 years
oh, and volunteering at our local animal shelter
runningesq runningesq 7 years
Spectra Spectra 7 years
Cooking, baking, doing stuff with my pets, knitting, doing crossword puzzles, going to estate sales, gardening, and working out are all big hobbies of mine.
lauren lauren 7 years
Long list, my top three, cooking, photography, gardening (including taking care of an extensive and out of hand orchid collection)
GlowingMoon GlowingMoon 7 years
These days, gardening.
skigurl skigurl 7 years
shopping? i don't sit around very often with time to have a real hobby, so when i have downtime i like to shop, or ski in the winter, or wakeboard in the summer but on the off chance i dont have much to do around the house, i watch tv or just fool around on the computer on facebook or something
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