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Walk With A Purpose!

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I hate to exercise, so what motivates me is to walk with a purpose in mind. For example: a walk to the corner store to pick up fruits, armed with my back pack to carry my purchases = 40 mins round trip. Beats walking on the treadmill anytime!

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I've spent too much money on gym memberships already. I always have an excuse not to go: too tired, it's cold outside, have a headache, and so on. I even got myself a gym buddy but she too was discouraged. So now I walk any time I can. I even got myself a pedometer. Counting my steps really helps.
- Submitted by 2VICKY 6/9/2010 in Exercise | 2 Comments
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EMPOWERED_LIFE 6/9/2010 8:45:00 PM

    My friend got me into geocaching (www.geocache.com), and now when I walk, it is to go find treasure using my GPS! It's fun, gets me out of the house, and it's free. How cool is that!
BONSAIAMAZONE 6/9/2010 7:37:00 PM

    I do exactly the same and burn over 1500 calories a week just doing my chores .
Besides from a pedometer a pulse watch is a great tool to measure sucess and motivate yourself!

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