Making stuff is a good way to occupy your mind and your hands and feel a tiny bit less awful.

When your life is in shambles, creative hobbies can help a lot.

When your life is in shambles, creative hobbies can help a lot.

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They occupy your mind and your hands and make the world feel a tiny bit less bad.

They occupy your mind and your hands and make the world feel a tiny bit less bad.

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We want to hear about the hobbies that helped you cope during really bad times. Maybe you took up knitting to help you deal with anxiety following a traumatic experience.

We want to hear about the hobbies that helped you cope during really bad times. Maybe you took up knitting to help you 
 deal with anxiety following a traumatic experience.

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Perhaps you found that sewing soothed your soul after a loved one was diagnosed with a major illness.

Perhaps you found that sewing soothed your soul after a loved one was diagnosed with a major illness.

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