Brandon Penalacia
3 min readAug 1, 2022


It’s common for people to fall into a routine and do the same old things time and time again. However, that’s a quick way to make your life feel mundane. Try tackling one of these activities that aren’t as difficult as you’d think.

man cutting vegetables

Learning To Cook

For many men, their idea of cooking is busting out the can opener and dumping a can of chili into a small pot. While there’s nothing wrong with enjoying a can of heaven now and then, you won’t cosplay as a chef anytime soon.

Learning to cook seems like it would take a culinary degree to master, but it’s actually not that difficult. The key to cooking as an amateur is to read the recipe and follow the instructions. That’s it — so stop saying you can’t cook.

person doing kick flip trick

Hopping on a Skateboard

You may watch the X-games and see skateboarders do things that put your mind into a pretzel. Granted, you won’t receive any gold medals anytime soon, but it’s not that challenging to get on a board and take off.

If a skateboard seems too small, you can opt for a longboard, considering it’s more accommodating for newcomers to perform tricks. Within no time, you should be able to balance yourself on the board and hit the pavement running.

man in black pants and black shirt standing on blue yoga mat

Exploring Yoga

There is a stereotypical belief that yoga is an activity strictly for women. Therefore, men avoid doing it because of their machismo. Like most stereotypes, the idea that yoga is only for women is false, which is why it’s worthy of your consideration.

Yoga is a full mind and body workout that will have you feeling rejuvenated. So give it a shot instead of wholeheartedly dismissing it as a viable option for your overall well-being.

A Group of People Dancing on a Nightclub

Dancing Like No One’s Watching



Brandon Penalacia

I'm an entrepreneur and blogger for 2 sites. I love animals, gaming, technology, health & happy lifestyle.