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I have a Nintendo Wii. This has been my lifesaver with exercising. Did you know that if you play an active game of Bowling you can burn approx 103 calories? That means playing like you are bowling, and not sitting around. I also have a variety of exercise discs I rotate so not to get bored.
Because the weather has been dreadful this winter, my cardio has been indoors on an elliptical trainer. Even though I watch TV while doing my 30 minutes a day, I get really bored. I break my cardio down into 15 minute segments which breaks the boredom and I no longer dread cardio.
I was tired of working my workouts around the gym, so I dedicated a place in the house to be "my gym". No fancy equipment, just DVD's, yoga props, weights and a bench, but it is all mine and nobody can tell me I have to go home!
As a disabled long-distance runner, I used every excuse in the book for not exercising. Then one day I just had enough! I called a friend and asked him to accompany me on a Sunday stroll in the afternoon sun. He said, " Oh! You want to go for a walk?" I said no, but I'd like to go outside.