The Best 13 Hobbies That Will Make You Money.

Hobbies that will Make You Money

They say that if you enjoy doing your work then you’ll never work a day in your life.  So with that being said, What better way than to create a side hustle doing something you love with hobbies that make money.

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There are so many ways to make money. If you are looking to earn an extra income, this list will give you a few ideas to get you started.

 These are perfect for stay at home mommas, retirees or even if you are looking to earn extra money on-line, it’s all about that Side hustle that sparks joy and help you thrive!

1. Walking

If you like walking, then there are a few ways you can and getting those abs and butt ready ready for a goal chasing summer.

  • Set up a Youtube channel and share your walks.  You can then monetize your channel with advertisements.
  • Download the Sweatcoin App and earn while you walk.
  • Set up a walking business.  If you know your local area well, maybe you could provide some guided walks for people near you.

2. Blogging

Many people start a blog as a hobby to write about things that interest them.  There are a million things you can blog about and it’s a great way to earn some extra money.

Here are some blogging ideas:

  • Parenting
  • Beauty
  • Sustainable living
  • Fashion
  • Cooking
  • Meal prep
  • Health
  • Money stratgies
  • How to guides
  • Traveling

If you don’t already have a blog, you could get set up and ready to go within an hour or so.

Once you have set up your blog you can make money right away through:

  • Affiliate Marketing
  • Advertising on Your Blog
  • Sponsored Posts

3. Pet Sitting

If you love animals then why not make money pet sitting or dog walking.  You’ll be doing something you enjoy and getting paid for it at the same time. 

4. Making Crafts

This is a great way to make money and is one of the ways I first started to make money for myself.  It’s so easy to get started, even if you don’t think you are creative or have any skills.

5. Photography

If you like taking photographs there are so many ways you can make money from your shots.  Here are a few:

  • Sell them on Etsy or locally at flea markets.
  • Set up your own photography business.
  • Take photos and sell them to bloggers and online businesses.

6. Drawing

If you have an artistic talent and is good with a sketch pad, you could turn your art into cash.  Either producing art to order (people love having personalized illustrations of themselves or their pets) or creating art pieces and selling them on Etsy.

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7. Singing

Apart from the obvious and creating your own album which is just a dream for most, there are a few other ways you could make money singing:

  • Become a wedding or event singer.
  • Create jingles for radio ads.
  • Get a job singing at theme parks or hotels.

8. Writing

Do you love writing? Don’t think you’re good enough to make money from it?  Think again!  It’s never been easier to be an author and sell your short stories on-line.

9. Sewing

Some people really enjoy sewing and there are so many things you can make and sell. As well as selling items you make, you could make money by teaching others your skills!

10. Cleaning

  • Set up a cleaning business (You can start one with family and friends).
  • Do casual work for a cleaning agency

11. Gardening

If you love getting out in your garden and have a little bit of knowledge then gardening could be your money earner.  Here are some ways you could make money with your fingers:

  • Set up your own gardening business and set up a Youtube channel and share your gardening skills, knowledge and secrets
  • Hold gardening classes where you show other gardeners what to do.
  • Run children’s gardening parties.

12. Painting

You will have to be a little bit talented to make money with this but if you’re not sure, ask your friends and family to be brutally honest.  I find that many talented artists don’t believe in themselves when really they are amazing at what they do.

13. Cooking and Baking

Are you a whizz in the kitchen?  Can you create beautiful cakes or tasty treats?  If the answer is yes, then why not making money doing something you love?

Many local independent shops will be happy to sell your goods or you can sell them yourself, at local markets, or visiting local businesses.

As your business grows, you could branch into catering for larger events in your area or children’s parties?

The option to stick with a specific product, likes cakes for parties and weddings or branch out with a variety of options. The Niche is endless!

hobbies that make money

So, there are 13 hobbies that make money.  Do you spend time doing any of them already?

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From your Favorite Editor of Chaos,

Shannon