"It's funny, I was watching (RIP) Robin Williams' Live on Broadway and he talking about the same thing. But seriously, it's a problem a lot of men have, so you're not alone. Those packages are just too hard to open;…"
"I am deeply-committed to my religion and I practiced chastity up until my marriage, but in fairness to the OP here, a discussion of chastity was and is not called for here. He wasn't asking whether he should obstain before marriage or…"
"I've always enjoyed carpentry. Designing and creating is so relaxing and really gives you a feeling of accomplishment, no matter if it's carpentry, welding, electronics, music, etc. I've actually been trying to build a…"
"Fantasy Football, fishing, camping, deer hunting, pretending I can fix the old plumbing in my house before finally giving up and calling a plumber.
That last one might not be a "hobby" but it does occupy a lot of my time."
"My hobbies include weather, storm chasing, weight lifting, and starting to get into fishing again, shooting, and joined an adult kickball league. I am trying to develop more friendships so I am trying to find activities that other guys like to do as…"
"Running, lifting weights, general exercise. I wish I could get a soccer or basketball team together for a once a month game. I have very little time... Another simple daily hobby I have is craft beer enjoyment. Yes I consider…"
"I can't even say that reading is a hobby- I have been reading so much for so long, it's just part of who I am. I was in several choir groups in college (Chamber, Show, and Barbershop), and in addition to being enjoyable I got scholarship…"
"Fantastic idea Todd! That is so true because I often find myself having difficulty saying the simplest day to day things. Thank you for the suggestion.
Oh and by the way, my native tongue is Russian."
"Ramona, my 2 cents'... STOP IT. Ok, you love camping. Get a group of like-minded gals and camp with them. Get YOUR needs met without canging him. You and him will find y'all's own thing.
honest, you will find much more happiness and…"
"I remember being a kid and building all kinds of stuff from snow and ice with friends and family members. I even remember building tunnels you could crawl through and a little cavern in a snow drift after a big blizzard. "
"Good food. He'll enjoy it a lot more if he's eating some smoked venison instead of cold Chef Boyardee. I don't know what you customarily sleep on, but he will probably want an air matress or cot as well."
"If you are trying to stop a "it makes me feel good" cycle that you feel is unhealthy/unwanted, then simply find what you are trying to smooth over or compensate for. Go back and take care of that.
Your appetite for the alternate…"