Hobbies are a way of filling your leisure time using something you are interested in. The terrific thing about these is you can pick exactly what you do. They are for your pleasure and satisfaction. Whether it is bird watching, playing football, collecting stamps, dancing, dancing, are a multitude of activities available on the market. In this column I want to talk about a few of the very good reasons why people should all have a pastime. Hopefully they will advise you every week or even daily to maintain a hobby, resume an old one or ramp up an current passion.