Fishing: Sitting Yesterday I worked on tile for about 3 hours! I recorded it as Fishing: Sitting; for 2 hours; I didn't really fish for 2 hours! I didn't fish at all! I cut 18- 13 x 13 tiles down to 12 x 12 tiles with a wet saw. Then I laid the said tiles. Not all 18 though, only 9. I chose fishing because it seemed closer to what the actual calories might have been. Blessings, wildflowerr
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Thats right knitting and crocheting does burn calories and it save me from eating because my hands are too busy, so I chew gum instead. Also tapping your feet while reading or doing computer work is a calory burning trick.
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Do you have a pedometer? Many of them record how many miles you've walked, in addition to a number of steps. You could see how far you've traveled in a typical shopping trip, and how much time you spent doing it, and just divide the time by the number of miles (and you can just type the calculation into a google window, so you don't even need a calculator!). I find that if I'm walking at a constant pace, but not trying to walk as aerobically as possible, my pace is typically between 24 and 30 min/mile. (of course, I'm pretty short, so that might have something to do with it--my steps aren't nearly as long!)
Nice job fitting calorie burning into all parts of your life!
I typically walk a 17 minute mile and that's too fast in a store. I think walking in a store is about a 21 minute mile if you don't stop and stay at a pretty good clip.
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I just walked around the grocery store for 40 minutes. I want to say I excersized. How would I know how many calories I burned? How can I post that on my Fitness page? I tried "Walk 13 min/mile" but I don't really know what that means.
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