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I can hop onto the counter

Tuesday, May 07, 2013



This was seriously one of my fitness goals. Booyah.

I told one of my coworkers that it was a goal, and then I got up on the counter, and she was like, "Almost..." And I'm like, "What do you mean almost!"

It is certainly inelegant. It requires a very precarious balancing act before I can get my center of gravity away from the ledge, but once I'm up, it's very satisfying. And it's an excellent time killer/perch when you're waiting for the physician to finish whatever the hell they're doing and start the procedure.

(incidentally, it was so hard to get my feet into the frame, as it forced me to wildly counter-balance with the top of my body in order to steady myself on the fulcrum that was my butt.)
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REYVNCFOX 5/9/2013 12:01PM

    I keep telling my friends, make little reachable goals - you can celebrate more often and you get further with less stress... emoticon

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UNIQUEYGIRL 5/8/2013 9:49PM

    Good for you! My granddaughter loves sitting on the counter to help me do things in the kitchen.....

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TENNISJIM 5/8/2013 6:21AM

    Awesome. well done

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HEALTHIERKEN 5/7/2013 9:54PM

    I think that's the most interesting non-scale-indicator or success I've ever seen posted!
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MOTTAMAMALOU 5/7/2013 6:33PM

    GREAT JOB! Keep up the good work.

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PJBONARRIGO 5/7/2013 6:23PM

    Yay for you! Hooray for functional movement! You are making progress, and you are making your life a bit easier too :-) emoticon

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ARMYWIFEKASS 5/7/2013 6:21PM

    Nice!

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