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Using a magic eraser to clean the tub takes a lot of the elbow work out of removing the residue. Magic Erasers are perfect for almost all household scrubbing, but I have found them particularly helpful when trying to get water spot, residue or rust stains removed from the tub/shower.
I find that when I avoid wine, I lose weight. It's not rocket science. After a couple glasses of wine, I eat unhealthy foods or too much food. I usually have wine on weekends, but then I find that all my week long efforts and weight loss are squashed by my weekend antics. Not worth it.
For newbies: I set very small goals for myself in my exercising. I give myself small increments of time to meet: 15 minutes on this machine today and then add 5 or 10 minutes after that. Or, run to the mail box up the street and then the next mailbox tomorrow.