101 Things to Do instead of Voting

1. Play netball.

2. Buy or sell stock.

3. Lay a hāngi.

4. Make memes.

5. Think you’re a person who can cope.

6. Go fishing.

7. Travel abroad or in New Zealand.

8. Go skiing.

9. Collect things.

10. Go hiking.

11. Complete a task.

12. Plan a career change.

13. Be alone.

14. Go camping.

15. Doodle.

16. Discuss books.

17. Refinish furniture.

18. Think about my good qualities.

19. Dance.

20. Take a sauna or steam bath.

21. Think how it will be when you finish studying.

22. Play rugby.

23. Watch YouTube.

24. Have an aquarium.

25. Laugh.

26. Watch children play.

27. Meditate.

28. Say “I love you”.

29. Remember the words and deeds of loving people.

30. Get a massage.

31. Sit in a sidewalk cafe.

32. Act.

33. Fantasise about the future.

34. Think about retirement.

35. Have class reunions.

36. Go swimming.

37. Kiss.

38. Take ballet or tap dancing.

39. Go to a party.

40. Dress up and look nice.

41. Do woodworking.

42. Think “I did that pretty well” after doing something.

43. Take care of my plants.

44. Go on a picnic

45. Work on your car or bike.

46. Make a gift for someone.

47. Plan you career.

48. Sleep.

49. Go bike riding.

50. Relax.

51. Think about past trips.

52. Go to museums.

53. Take children places.

54. Think about buying things.

55. Remember beautiful scenery.

56. Soak in the bath tub.

57. Fly a plane.

58. Think about happy moments in your childhood.

59. Do arts and crafts.

60. Meet new people.

61. Go on vacation

62. Get takeaways.

63. Go for a drive.

64. Knit.

65. Plan to go to school.

66. Show and tell.

67. Sew.

68. Read nonfiction.

69. Have discussions with friends.

70. Go jogging.

71. Paint.

72. Clean or organise.

73. Collect shells.

74. Think about pleasant events.

75. Think you are an okay person.

76. Light candles.

77. Work.

78. Reflect on how you’ve improved.

79. Listen to the radio.

80. Go horseback riding.

81. Do some gardening.

82. Sightsee or go people watching.

83. Go to plays or concerts.

84. Go to a movie.

85. Have lunch with a friend.

86. Plan a day’s activities.

87. Pray.

88. Read magazines or newspapers.

89. Eat.

90. Do needlepoint, quilting, etc.

91. Think about getting married.

92. Travel to national parks.

93. Buy books.

94. Play guitar.

95. Do a full day’s work.

96. Buy gifts.

97. Have family get-togethers.

98. Sing around the house.

99. Play in a band.

100. Do something spontaneously.

101. Have a political discussion.