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DEANNA0725 SparkPoints: (22,611)
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9/4/13 5:53 A

I was completely motivated last fall and winter and I am hoping to stay that way this year. I actually enjoyed walking in the winter which showed me how motivated I was to get into shape.

9/4/13 5:26 A

Good! Easier to get outside for cardio. Hunting and fishing are prime, places I love to go aren't jammed with tourists. . . Perfect!

STEELER71 Posts: 8,048
9/4/13 5:22 A

I can't wait. We've had such a long hot summer.

DWROBERGE Posts: 355,451
9/4/13 12:00 A


GLEORIA SparkPoints: (69,155)
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9/3/13 11:42 P

I love the Fall. I plan to walk and do my exercise DVDs.

144AUTUMN SparkPoints: (75,311)
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9/3/13 9:25 P

Even better for working out in the outdoors!!

UMBILICAL Posts: 12,786
9/3/13 9:24 P

Grateful for both

MANDIETERRIER1 Posts: 17,459
9/3/13 9:15 P

I love the seasons

BERRY4 SparkPoints: (265,067)
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9/3/13 8:52 P

emoticon It is the long, gray days that get to me. Day, after day, after day...

FENWAYGIRL18 Posts: 5,868
9/3/13 6:15 P

our August felt like fall weather

LOLEMA SparkPoints: (105,894)
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9/3/13 6:00 P


STAGPIPE SparkPoints: (6,356)
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9/3/13 4:25 P

We are having fall weather in my area right now. The leaves are starting to change colors, and the temperature got into the 50's yesterday. I can't wait for the next high school football game to sit in the cool night air, drink an icy cold Coke, and listen to everyone cheer for their favorite team!

SUNFLOWERGAMMY SparkPoints: (27,692)
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9/3/13 4:22 P

I can't wait but I still have at least 2 more months before it starts to feel like fall. emoticon

BEY220 Posts: 5,007
9/3/13 4:11 P

I can't wait for summer to go away!

RIET69 SparkPoints: (47,087)
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9/3/13 1:37 P

My favorite seasons coming up emoticon

PTREE15 SparkPoints: (8,292)
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9/3/13 1:33 P

I love fall. For me, it's the best time for hiking. Winter, not so much, but I am lucky I have a gym at work, so I will continue to keep in hiking shape throughout winter. I even have microspikes to trudge through the snow on a hike if need be. :D.

TIG123GER SparkPoints: (77,547)
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9/3/13 10:48 A

I'm glad because I seem to do better with exercise when it's cooler.

EMMYERS76 SparkPoints: (10,444)
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9/3/13 9:27 A

I am moving to Florida in hopefully, it doesn't get too cold here before then

THROOPER62 Posts: 34,358
9/3/13 5:08 A


LILLITH32 SparkPoints: (0)
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9/3/13 5:08 A

I love fall, hate winter and not looking forward to dealing with 'New Year Resolutionist' crowd at the gyms. I applaud people trying to get in shape, but I am not looking forward to super-busy gyms and complete lack of gym etiquette. I also totally hate the frozen early winter mornings, when I get out of my warm cozy bed and into dark super cold nothingness just to get to the gym at 5 am.

9/3/13 4:43 A

Here in Houston, that's when I actually DO go outdoors. In the summer, no way. Heatstroke is not my idea of fun.

ALLYALLYT Posts: 9,468
9/3/13 12:34 A

i much prefer this time of year to summer and the heat. i just exercise indoors most of the time

FIRYMIST35 Posts: 1,154
9/3/13 12:32 A

Falls great, winter depends. We tend to get ice here, which can hinder outside workouts (especially as I live on a hill) emoticon

DWROBERGE Posts: 355,451
9/2/13 11:15 P


JAMIRBLAZE Posts: 1,788
9/2/13 9:53 P

I'm looking forward to it - it's the time of year that I can get outside. I stick to my treadmill and inside during the summers here in Florida.

GMALUCKY13 SparkPoints: (14,004)
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9/2/13 8:38 P

I like the Fall weather!

J2740LOU SparkPoints: (317,872)
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9/2/13 8:00 P

Alas! So soon. emoticon

RUBENB2003 Posts: 14,837
9/2/13 1:18 P

I got to keep motivate to wake up early even when it's dark, cold or stormy.

9/2/13 12:55 P

I will exercise outside until it is 40 degrees then I move indoors to treadmill/WII/yoga etc. I really like fall but summer is definitely my favorite.

TACDGB Posts: 6,136
9/2/13 12:32 P

hate winter too........It's a good thing I take classes at my gym. And in October I hope to take another one. They are having a group core class, It sounds like fun. Hate the winter blues so I try to keep busy and active.............. emoticon

KDSTAP Posts: 664
9/2/13 12:29 P

I love the changing of all of the seasons. And there is ALWAYS a way to get in exercise, just takes a little adjusting. As far as eating goes, well, I am not going to blame the season for poor choices I might make.

SCHEALTHNUTT SparkPoints: (49,055)
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9/2/13 11:59 A

Fall is great. It is exhilirating !!! It is the COLD days of winter that get me. I try to walk when its not too cold.

SHERYLDS Posts: 17,367
9/2/13 11:54 A

I do the least exercise in hot weather but my food choices are the best.
I do more exercise in Fall and Spring
Winter is the hardest food wise

PROGRESSFORWARD SparkPoints: (85,717)
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9/2/13 11:29 A


GRAMMYBRENDA2 SparkPoints: (3,883)
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9/2/13 8:52 A

Thank goodness. I am over this hot weather

ITSABSURD SparkPoints: (18,393)
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9/2/13 8:33 A

I'm relatively good at keeping active during the fall & winter. And I like it because the gym is less busy! Although, I guess that isn't a good thing from a public health perspective.

EOWYN2424 Posts: 9,108
9/2/13 8:31 A

I love fall & winter! But it's summer year long here in Malaysia. I think ice-skating & other winter activities are sooooooo much fun!

BLUENOSE63 SparkPoints: (108,021)
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9/2/13 7:58 A

I am definitely a Fall and Winter girl....Love the crunchy leaves, Halloween, the snow and cold, Christmas etc. It is all good!

KKKAREN Posts: 12,754
9/2/13 7:55 A

I live in FL, we have wonderful fall and winter seasons, I can't wait!

FLOATNRN Posts: 459
9/2/13 5:22 A

Makes me sad too. I really dislike winter.

CANADIANFROG09 Posts: 1,994
9/2/13 5:03 A

I always loved Fall, Winter not so much. But with Arthritis I do not look forward for neither. emoticon

SUNSHINE99999 Posts: 18,538
9/2/13 4:24 A

I love the fall time

ADIOSALL Posts: 5,197
9/2/13 3:30 A

emoticon My fitness picks up in the Fall and Winter and I am really looking forward to cooler temps!

JEFFGIRL Posts: 11,239
9/2/13 2:32 A

Hate the winter.

EMPRESSAMQ Posts: 5,077
9/2/13 1:26 A

I also love fall and winter, especially fall. Can't wait.

JANIEWWJD SparkPoints: (565,666)
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9/2/13 12:01 A

I love Fall and Winter!!!

9/1/13 10:54 P

Use the x-bike or walk power laps throughout the house. Don't let a blizzard or the deep freeze stop the workouts. Whatever it takes.

MAMA_CD Posts: 1,507
9/1/13 10:52 P

Like you I'm planning on what I'll do for the winter, gym? walking up my apartment stairs (14floors) ? exercise videos? recreation centre classes? sparkpeople videos? dancing? I don't know, but I should do something, besides walking through malls, I've learned that is too costly.

FENWAYGIRL18 Posts: 5,868
9/1/13 10:36 P

me too means more pain

EMMYERS76 SparkPoints: (10,444)
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9/1/13 10:10 P

this makes me so sad. I need to figure a way to keep up the activity as the weather cools.

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