My best friend gave me a kick start to finding a habit forming way to start exercising. He said if I spend 2 minutes each morning and each night, I will form a habit. I have already lost 12 pounds in 2 weeks on GoSimpleDiet.com and just started toning with his push,sit, plank where I do 5 push ups, then 5 squats (all the way down), then lay on my back and hold my head up for 10 seconds. I do this 5 times and it takes about 2 minutes. Feeling Great!
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Having trouble holding a plank38 I take my mind off the length of time I hold one by trying to do it for the duration of a record on the radio and by concentrating on my breathing. So far (this morning) I've managed 4;23 to Robbie William's Feel. I "Feel" 345 It works every time!
I've worked my way up to this time and remember to stretch my abs after. This would work for a modified plank and side planks
I try to do one minute of exercise each time I get up to use the bathroom. Wall push-ups are my favorite. Wall planks (holding a plank position with abs pulled in) also work well.
This works for me because I work from home and have a bit of privacy, but I would think one could do wall push ups relatively discretely in a stall. Even more discrete would be keels and TA contractions while seated.
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