Few years ago, I'd wake up, take a walk with my dog before breakfast and shower, even if it was a short walk... Always gave me energy for the day. My dog loved it, always insisted on daily walk. Both happy.
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Before I even get in the shower in the morning, I grab a big 32 oz. tumbler of cold water to drink. I drink 1/2 while the shower is warming up and the other 1/2 while I finish getting ready. By the time I leave for work I have already drank 1/2 my water. I fill it up again for the day (This one I don't always finish). I fill up another for the ride home and make myself finish it before I walk back in the door. When I work out I fill another for the health club. 274
I find it's the little things that help keep me motivated. While I brush my teeth, I briskly walk (keeping my feet on the floor, just moving my legs) in place. 2 minutes both morning and night. Gets my blood pumping in the morning, and helps me burn a few calories before bed. Sometimes I do the same in the shower.
Get up an hour early and get moving. You can go to the gym or go for a run...whatever suits you. Try to prep anything you need the night before (pack your gym bag, organize the clothes you're wearing the following day, put out a quick morning snack).
Benefits: Feel more awake Only need 1 shower per day Less crowded at the gym Feeling of accomplishment in the morning
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