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This summer, I started to keep a pair of tennis shoes in my car. That way, if I ever want to go for a walk and don't have the right shoes with me, there's a pair available in my car.

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  • Good one; thanks for sharing. - by LEANMEAN2
  • Great Suggestion.

    Joanna - by HYATTI1
  • BANNERMAN
    Thanks for sharing. - by BANNERMAN
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  • Good idea! - by KHALIA2
  • Great idea. Thanks. emoticon - by PROPMAN1
  • That is an excellent idea. I aggravated my sciatic nerve one day by deciding to walk in a pair of shoes that were comfy, but not long walk worthy. It put me on a cane and took weeks of PT to heal and get back to moving again. I am due a new pair of shoes. My old are still good for walking. They will be perfect for putting in the car. Thanks for sharing. - by TRANSFORM-ABBY
  • emoticon IDEA I'm in and I will use this THANKS!!! emoticon - by DIAMOND102
  • MAKES SENSE emoticon - by MARYELA
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  • CHIPOMP1
    I love this idea! - by CHIPOMP1
  • Awesome reminder of how to combat the "no shoes" excuse. I remember when I would wear my gym shoes to work and change into heels.

    Thank you! - by DCWILLIAMS831
  • EDILGES
    I keep a pair under my desk at work for open opportunities to get out and take quick walk! I don't care if I look silly in sneakers and dress! - by EDILGES
  • Great idea! Thanks for sharing. - by MAPFARMS
  • great idea - by SJKENT1
  • Way to go - by DELLMEL
  • SNOWBECH
    Great idea, thanks. - by SNOWBECH
  • CJOHNSTON2001
    Good thinking,thanks for sharing,I will do that emoticon - by CJOHNSTON2001
  • BANNERMAN
    Thanks for sharing. - by BANNERMAN
  • Great idea. Thanks for sharing. - by AMBER461
  • Good idea. emoticon - by PROPMAN1
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  • BANNERMAN
    Thanks for sharing. - by BANNERMAN
  • Great idea - by DELLMEL
  • I really like the idea of walking when i feel the need for junky foods. - by BAPSANN
  • LCRUMLEY81
    Anything to make an excuse worthless - by LCRUMLEY81
  • Great idea.....I try to keep extra gym clothes with me too. If there's an opportunity for an unplanned workout and I'm not dressed properly, I'll be prepared with my extra clothes. - by GWINNER1
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  • Good for you - by DRLMAZ
  • I keep my gym bag in the car all the time, plus I keep a pair of walking shoes and at least 2 pairs of socks in my desk drawer, since we have a walking path around my building.

    Of course, the weather hasn't cooperated the last week (dangerously frigid sub zero temps the past 10 days)... but there's always a Plan B, C, D... - by KLEE957
  • VAINVT
    Good thinking. - by VAINVT
  • I used to do this and got away from it and I have regretted it alot lately. I need to back to doing this. - by TKTMTA
  • I keep my spin shoes in the car all the time - it definitely helps! - by BRINAGU3
  • good idea - by INDY14
  • Great idea! Why didn't I thinkof that? - by DAISY443
  • STORMY724
    Great tip. We keep an older pair of sneakers, plus old sweat pants or shorts, T-shirts and sweatshirts in the car, along with old towels. If we are passing near the Y or a park where we like to walk and find we have enough time to take a 30, 45, or 60 minute walk or workout, we are prepared, even if we hadn't planned ahead. Often we can wear what we have on, but for a workout at the Y, dress slacks or stiff jeans don't work very well. - by STORMY724
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