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Monday, February 04, 2013

In my last post I was ecstatic at how well I was doing with fitness minutes.

Now I'm afraid to look, because this:

Is the reality of a desk job and 2 1/2 hours of driving.

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BIGPAWSUP 2/5/2013 10:28AM

    Yep, that's about what mine looks like too! I sneak in little extras here and there (squats in the restroom, afternoon walk, etc) that don't show up on my fitbit.

You can handle this. You will figure things out.

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KIDDEN04 2/5/2013 9:01AM

    I feel ya!! Don't have the 2.5 hour drive, but have a desk job!! I guess we just have work in a few minutes here and there. I have been trying to work in time every two hours...The smokers get to go out every two hours (and they count down the minutes), but I just can't seem to get out of the chair to walk....Hang in there and one step at a time emoticon

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NILLAPEPSI 2/5/2013 7:16AM

    Just do the best that you can. Sneak in exercise whenever you can, even if it's only a minute or two. That's better than nothing. I have a desk job, too. I make sure I get up about every 30 minutes & make my rounds to check on the people I support.

I walk for 20-30 minutes at lunch time & go to the gym most nights after work.

You'll figure out a way. Hang in there!! emoticon

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LIBBYL1 2/4/2013 11:00PM

  Hard....But you can do exercises in lunch break/tea break. Desk exercises and things like calf raises when waiting at the photocopy machine/coffee-tea place etc etc...

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WARRIORGIRL121 2/4/2013 9:39PM

    Don't worry Michelle... you'll find your groove and work out a routine that works. Hang in there!

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IDJ1973 2/4/2013 9:17PM

    Yes I know how you feel, I have a desk job also. I try to get up every hour and walk around and do some of the exercises on SP.. It helps.. Hang in there.

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