“Since time immemorial, people have worked second jobs when they wanted to put some extra money away, develop new skills, or accomplish something more fulfilling that wouldn’t pay enough as a full time career (that’s not even to mention the people that need to work a second job just to get by).
Now, we have the side hustle, which is… essentially the same thing. They’re touted as the cure-all for the ennui of modern life. Having a side hustle, if it’s something you want to do, can be tremendously helpful. However, I feel like I need to bring a little balance back to the force and argue in favor of the good ol’ fashion hobby: hobbies don’t have to become side hustles!“