If your life seems humdrum or stuck in a rut, it's time to do something off the wall just for the fun of it, like celebrating ITLAPD (International Talk Like a Pirate Day), which is today, by peppering your talk with lots of "Arrrr!", "Yo Ho!", Avast!", and "Shiver Me Timbers!", and encouraging others to join you.
ITLAPD has its own website, and is celebrated annually on September 19, but is enough fun that you could get away with it by celebrating randomly on other days, too.
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I workout at home a lot and my way of getting my workouts in is to just commit to the first 5 minutes. Even if you dont feel like it just tell yourself "Im only doing 5 minutes and if I still doing feel like working out I'll turn it off" Every time that I've done that I end up doing the whole video. Once you get through the warm up section time just flies by because you're having fun. :)
I am lucky enough to live close enough to work that I can go home for lunch every day. Since I sit at a computer most of my day at work, I use my lunch hour to be active. I usually eat something very simple to make and then use the rest of my hour to pick up the house, load/unload the dishwasher, make the bed, etc and sometimes even get some strength training done. Getting this done during lunch also means more time for fun things after work!
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