May is finally here which means summer is just one month away! This is the perfect time to get off the sofa and start with a new hobby. Especially if it’s something outdoorsy! So brush away the cobwebs, get outside and start with one of these cool hobbies now!
Summer is when nature is at its best, making it the perfect time to get out and about with a camera. Completely new to photography? A Photography Course will teach you the basics.You don’t have to spend a lot of money on your first camera. It is best to start off with just a cheap, basic model. You can always buy better equipment if you decide to stick with this hobby and get enhance your skills. You might even want to play around with film or Polaroid photography!
Now that the weather is good, how about lacing up your running shoes and pounding the streets? Lots of people take up running throughout the summer. It is a very easy sport to get into. If you are a complete novice, it could be worth joining your local running club. Clubs offer support to their members, and you’ll find that running with others can be very motivating. Another great way to get into running is to start out in the gym on a treadmill. You can then take your running outside once your fitness increases.
Wish you were better at decorating and practical jobs around your home? Then your new hobby should definitely be DIY! Start watching interior design TV programmes and flicking through design magazines for ideas. There are lots of YouTube videos that show you how to do basic DIY jobs such as hanging a picture or putting up a shelf. Summer is the best time for getting into DIY as you can do all those outdoor jobs that you’ve been meaning to finish for ages!
Time to get out into your garden and dig out all those weeds! It can be easy to forget about your garden and let it become overgrown and turn into a jungle. But if it gets that bad, you won’t want to spend any time in it. So now is the time to give it a makeover. You can buy seeds and bulbs at your local gardening centre or DIY store. It’s also a good idea to plant some pot plants that you can bring into your home. It’s the perfect way to brighten up your home in time for summer!
Another great way to stay active this summer is to get on your bike and start cycling! The only downside to cycling is it can be quite expensive to buy all the gear. However, it is possible to find bargains if you are careful when looking for a new bike. If you have a family, going for a bike ride is a fun way to spend a summer’s day!
Turn off the TV – it’s time to begin your new summer hobby!