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Posted by on Feb. 3, 2013 at 3:20 PM
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Even if you've never been the type to go to the gym for a workout, Winter is as good a time as any to get some physical exercise started. Instead of hibernating and storing up fat from the delicious yet calorie-laden holiday feasts, choose to get in shape! On top of giving you more energy, improving your health and making you feel better in general, once the warmer weather comes again you'll also have a great new body to show off.

Gym memberships can be expensive, but the good news is that you don't necessarily need all that fancy and pricey equipment to get the job done. Some common games you might already have that will get your heart rate up are DDR and Wii Fit. These can both be great to play together. If that's not your thing, just start walking. If you don't like being out in the cold, walk briskly through the mall. 

At-home workouts could include push-ups, crunches, jogging in place, weight-lifting (doesn't have to be your typical dumbbell... just pick up anything with some noticeable weight and have at it!), walking/running up and down the steps (if you don't have stairs inside your house, you probably have some outside; just  please make sure they are not icy) and yoga, to name a few. Most libraries have a lot of work-out DVDs ranging from belly-dancing lessons and martial arts training to random aerobic exercises... these can be a lot of fun to try out as well.

by on Feb. 3, 2013 at 3:20 PM
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yvonne37
by Platinum Member on Feb. 3, 2013 at 3:45 PM

 yes! we have been working out together and my husband is really good with the weights.. besides when we are done we are ready to work out in another way ;)  hihi..

momofsixangels
by Colleen on Feb. 3, 2013 at 4:17 PM

This would be fun and a healthy thing to do

wandep
by Pam on Feb. 3, 2013 at 5:41 PM

cool

suziejax
by Platinum Member on Feb. 3, 2013 at 6:34 PM

I like working out at home dh doesnt work out at all but when we move he says he wants to start bike riding together or finally maybe go to a gym with me!

powow65
by kimmy on Feb. 3, 2013 at 7:03 PM
That's a great idea!
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Madelaine
by Ruby Member on Feb. 3, 2013 at 7:20 PM

Fun!

flowerfunleah
by Gold Member on Feb. 3, 2013 at 7:57 PM

Great idea!

EbonySnow
by on Feb. 4, 2013 at 12:17 PM

 we do yoga dvds

onecuteladybug2
by Ruby Member on Feb. 5, 2013 at 6:18 AM

TFS!

mommythree0508
by Corinne on Feb. 5, 2013 at 3:26 PM


Quoting momofsixangels:

This would be fun and a healthy thing to do

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