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I need a new time consuming hobby or a huge project...

To help me forget about things.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:16 PM on Oct. 7, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • scrapbooking takes alot time. maybe if you like taking pictures - u could take a photography class. start buying & selling on ebay. volunteer @ school or church.
    scooterpooter

    Answer by scooterpooter at 9:19 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Awe man! I was gonna say scrape booking! that is the number one never ending project!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 9:21 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • i agree w.scooterpooter scrapbooking or collage making can take up tons of time and still be fun. Or if you have a sewing machine make a quilt! I love to make quilts and they aren't as difficult as they sound :)
    OliviasMommy614

    Answer by OliviasMommy614 at 9:22 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • I make chainmaille jewelry. It's VERY time consuming but the end results are beautiful (plus they sell well lol). It definitely helps me de-stress and forget about things.

    Xynyth

    Answer by Xynyth at 9:29 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Sims...plays Sims 2 or Sims 3. Its a never ending game.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:30 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • OP- I love Sims! But I don't have a good enough computer to play on right now.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:31 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • video games, scrapbooking, art projects with the kids, crossword puzzles (or variety puzzle books), painting, reading (books by Diana gabaldon really suck you in!)
    ccspiratemama

    Answer by ccspiratemama at 9:33 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • To help me "forget about things" several years ago, I ripped up the carpet in the dining room and painted a design I created on the floor. It took a long time and focus. Great therapy! I also refinished/painted cheap furniture I got at yard sales or auctions. Not only do you free your mind, but you create something beautiful in the process!
    halfpint_ny

    Answer by halfpint_ny at 9:34 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Start a home business! There are lots to choose from. Some are free or low cost and I can tell you from personal experience they are very time consuming! I have 3... All of them take lots of time. And the income is an added bonus! lol
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 9:38 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • hook rugs. sounds silly but i used to do those all the time. good time waster & you can give them away as xmas gifts.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:42 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

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