Hobbies that calm you down: Knitting

By anna saccheri from Palo Alto, United States (Knitted Dishrags) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons I’m pretty sure everyone knows the stereotype about Grandmothers or old women in general, sitting in the front porch on a rocking chair knitting a scarf or a sweater or mittens or socks for the young ones and themselves. …

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Hobbies that calm you down: Scrapbooking

By The original uploader was MamaGeek at English Wikipedia (Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.) [GFDL or CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons As we all know, keeping a hobby is a good way to help you relieve stress. In this blog I have written about various hobbies like writing, drawing, photography, bird watching or birding and a …

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Hobbies that help you calm down: Painting and drawing

By Al Ravenna, World Telegram staff photographer [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons I was never one of those kids who was born with a pencil or learnt to draw before they learned to talk; I just used to make a lot of noise, watch cartoons, run around the house and generally make life miserable for …

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