Pleasurable Activities


Every person has something that he loves to do. We might call it a hobby, but it need not be an activity all the time. Indulging in pleasurable activities is a great way of building positive self-esteem. Not only does it give you good memories, but it also helps you understand the fact that life’s not so miserable, after all.

Here is a list of pleasurable activities that you may indulge in. Mind you, this list is not comprehensive by any means!

  • Collecting things
  • Taking long rides
  • Debating
  • Playing computer games
  • Shopping
  • Playing cricket
  • Dressing up and looking nice
  • Meditating
  • Going on a picnic
  • Writing diary entries or letters
  • Rearranging furniture in house
  • Photography
  • Gardening
  • Exchanging emails, chatting
  • Writing books (poems, articles)
  • Going out to dinner
  • Playing musical instruments
  • Cooking, baking
  • Driving
  • Entertaining
  • Sketching, Painting
  • Sleeping
  • Going camping
  • Going to the beach
  • Having discussions with friends
  • Having family get-togethers
  • Going to a party
  • Remembering beautiful scenery
  • Going to the gym, doing aerobics
  • Reading magazines
  • Spending an evening with friends
  • Listening to music
  • Thinking about my past trips
  • Relaxing
  • Going to a movie
  • Going for a holiday
  • Jogging, walking