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Parking Further Away From The Store=more Walking!



Whenever I park to go into a store, I park further away so that I am taking more steps to walk to the store. Why park in the first spot when you can get more steps and burn more calories? Plus, if someone is messing with your car someone will likely see it since there are no other cars parked next to it.

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  • Do that all the time. - by DELLMEL
  • Good plan emoticon - by REMAREIS
    Thanks for sharing. - by BANNERMAN
  • I am always parking and walking extremely far away from where I am going and my grand kids are always quarrelling when they have to walk longer than usual. - by AMBER461
  • When I have hip pain, my ride drops me off and then parks. Shame on me! - by LAVENDERLILY
  • OWLVR54
    I have always done that. It gives you extra steps. But, it is safer for your car, so no other car door, etc can hit it.

    Thanks for sharing. emoticon - by OWLVR54
  • Been doing this for a while. My family groans when they have to go shopping with me because i do this. Oh well.....they'll survive. emoticon - by PROPMAN1
  • emoticon Thanks for sharing. It is a good reminder, when I am in a hurry I tend to forget! - by NAESREALITY
  • Hi everyone,
    I must admit, I am always trying to get almost in the front door of the store. I recently purchased another car so I park almost two blocks away now to avoid door sings. - by FATFIRL
  • Not only does it increase exercise, it helps to keep your car from getting those nasty door dings & chipped paint!! emoticon - by KITTYKRS
  • JACKIE542
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  • I try to find the parking place furthest away just to get the extra steps, too. - by J2740LOU
  • I always park far away to get a extra walk. - by DELLMEL
    emoticon Simple but effective. May I add under a light if at night. - by LUCKIE2BE
    I always do this - by LCRUMLEY81
  • MARYLQ11
    I always park and walk the entire center - by MARYLQ11

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