A little solitude can be extremely cleansing, especially when you’ve got lots of fun things to do. In fact, it’s the perfect opportunity to step outside your comfort zone and try something new. Rebecca Ratner, professor of marketing at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, studies why people avoid doing certain things solo. She recently told the Washington Post, “People decide to not do things all the time just because they’re alone. But the thing is, they would probably be happier going out and doing something.” Makes sense, right? We’ve got 10 weekend activities that will help you make the most of your ME time.