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There Is No Frigate Like A Book: A Life Spent Reading

Ann V. Klotz | Posted 04.26.2016 | Education
Ann V. Klotz

I balance books precariously, pile them high on my bedside table: fiction, memoir, children's stories, volumes of poetry, professional reading all sta...

SF Seeking Hobby

Nicole Martin | Posted 09.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Nicole Martin

Bucket List #1: Get a hobby Is there a place on Craigslist where I can post my ad? Single female seeking hobby to fulfill life. Unmarried, young, pro...

Does Having A Hobby Increase Your Happiness?

The Wall Street Journal | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 08.25.2015 | World

Studies have found a link between participating in activities for pleasure and cognitive ability. But whether having a hobby can lead to greater happi...

How I Became a Painter

Lauren Zander | Posted 08.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

It doesn't have to be a huge endeavor, like learning a new language or how to fly a plane. It doesn't even have to be a beloved hobby you gave up on years ago. Search your heart and ask yourself the same question I was asked at that dinner party. "If you had six weeks to learn anything, what would it be?"

How to Cultivate a Creative Hobby in College

Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors | Posted 05.17.2015 | College
Intern Queen Campus Ambassadors

It's a lot to take in and you need to let some of your pent-up thoughts and anxieties out every once in a while. The best way to get it all out is to express yourself creatively.

Why I Want My Daughter to Learn Ballet

Mommy Nearest | Posted 11.19.2014 | Parents
Mommy Nearest

I am so excited for my 3-year-old daughter to start ballet class next week. She has been wearing her ballet shoes and leotard around the house and practicing her twirling in anticipation of the big day. She's excited because she adores dancing and pretty outfits. I'm excited for different reasons.

5 Tips for a Memorable Summer

Uloop | Posted 09.06.2014 | College

Whether you're on a budget or have a flexible monetary situation, use the twelve weeks of summer to learn more about your surroundings, and most importantly to potentially learn something new about yourself.

Can Your Passion or Hobby Lead to a Reinvention?

Kathi Sharpe-Ross | Posted 04.22.2014 | Fifty
Kathi Sharpe-Ross

Often, as we get older, priorities shift and we start to let go of those things that are important to us -- we take care of others in our lives and we commit to our jobs and careers, which often aren't related to our hobbies or interests, but are simply a means to an end.

Learn Something New This Summer

Lauren Zander | Posted 10.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

If we hadn't done that dinner conversation, I never would have started painting this summer and I never would have realized how happy it made me. Add some flavor to your life by learning something new during this last month of summer. I promise, it'll be worth it.

You Need a Hobby! Find the Ideal One Now

Women & Co | Posted 11.07.2012 | Women
Women & Co

For those times when I can't get outside and I find myself with some time to kill, I'm going to start painting by numbers. Or maybe I'll try making jewelry or origami. Who says I can only have one hobby, anyway?

Building a Collection Without Breaking the Bank

J.D. Roth | Posted 04.25.2012 | Business
J.D. Roth

No matter what you collect, there are ways to enjoy your hobby while spending less. Here are some of the ways I've learned to keep costs low after four decades of collecting.