Bored exercising? On a treadmill or stationary exercise bike? If you like video games, try playing a Nintendo DS or PSP (or possibly an old school gameboy) when you work out. Just pick turn-based or non-timed puzzle games so you don't end up hurting yourself or losing your game. Pokemon titles are great for this as long as you don't try to fish, as are the Brain Age titles' Sudoku modes.
Do not use on machines where you need your hands to balance and do not use at high speeds on a treadmill. Do not play action games or racing on a treadmill.
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Keep a bottle of bubble soap in your glove compartment and when you get caught in a traffic jam, blow bubbles out the window. The people around you will first think you're mad, but eventually they will relax and enjoy the diversion. When the jam breaks up you and they will be relaxed and happy
My pedometers used to always "pop" off of my waistband when I moved. I lost several and broke a few when this happened. Since I've been using the Personal Trainer: Walking pedometers for Nintendo DS, this hasn't happened.
The Personal Trainer: Walking cartridge comes with 2 pedometers that you can clip on if you like, but you can also stick them in your pocket. This is what I like. They're accurate & don't get in your way. You can also use the cartridge to view your activity over the day. Very helpful sometimes.
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