The Best Hobby for You, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Courageous and determined—with an enviable amount of confidence—Aries particularly excels at physical challenges. So, breaking a sweat while busting a move is a surefire way for this fire sign to unwind and de-stress. Zumba’s high energy style is especially good for Aries, who are allergic to inactivity.

Aries (March 21 – April 19): Zumba

“Taurus is never selfish, always ready to do the right thing,” says Reed. The nurturing energy of this earth sign makes Taurus the perfect sign to start a garden and see it through to its flourishing finish.

Taurus (April 20 – May 20): Gardening

The more languages you speak, the more people you can communicate with. And Geminis are quick learners who are “ready to give advice to others,” says Reed.

Gemini (May 21 – June 20): Learning a new language

Cancers are highly imaginative, “but they also like to see immediate results,” says Reed. So, while artistic pursuits generally suit this water sign well, photography might be the best fit. After all, once you snap a picture, you have the final product.

Cancer (June 21 – July 22): Photography

“Leos are more concerned with happiness than with finances,” says Reed. They have their priorities in order, and they also have their passions. Whatever Leos love—from novelty mugs to retro vases—people with this star sign are sure to find joy in organizing and displaying their collections—as well as in each new addition.

Leo (July 23 – August 22): Collecting

Virgos might be shy, but they don’t shy away from hard work. “Anything they do, they do to perfection,” says Reed, which means tweaking and fine-tuning a recipe to yield the perfect pastries or the best banana bread is right up a Virgo’s alley.

Virgo (August 23 – September 22): Baking

Social butterfly Libras earn their long lists of friends with their cooperative and diplomatic natures. But these gracious qualities also make them ideal for volunteer work. Once those with this air sign find a worthy cause and a way to make a difference, there’s no limit to the good they can do.

Libra (September 23 – October 22): Volunteering

“Scorpios are ambitious,” says Reed. “They don’t mind helping others, but they need freedom and space.” Whether following the trail or forging a new one, retreating to the great outdoors for a hike is a perfect getaway for this water sign.

Scorpio (October 23 – November 21): Hiking

Despite being a fire sign, Sagittarius has “a very serene energy,” says Reed. Introspection uplifts Sags and helps them “make good decisions.” Reed suggests incorporating yoga as well. Its emphasis on harmony between body and mind is a great complement to meditation.

Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21): Meditation

Disciplined and self-reliant, Capricorns are uniquely suited to learning and mastering a craft. Whether they choose to make their own clothes, jewelry, or furniture, people with this earth sign like to take charge and “be their own leaders,” says Green.

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19): DIY

Looking up at the night sky and contemplating our place in the universe is an ideal activity for cerebral and philosophical Aquariuses. These deep thinkers will revel in finding and observing stars, planets, and other celestial objects.

Aquarius (January 20 – February 18): Stargazing

“Sometimes Pisces just want to be by themselves,” says Reed. “But they’re always thinking of others and willing to communicate.” Combine that with this water sign’s artistic and musical strengths, and what better way is there to channel that creative energy than through composing original lyrics?

Pisces (February 19 – March 20): Songwriting