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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.

- Submitted by GRIMMIE2 9/4/2010 in Exercise | 37 Comments
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LEANMEAN2 4/26/2014 7:37:00 AM

    Good one; thanks for sharing.
HYATTI1 4/16/2014 2:59:00 PM

    Great Suggestion.

Joanna
BANNERMAN 4/15/2014 1:50:00 AM

    Thanks for sharing.
KNEEMAKER 4/14/2014 7:45:00 PM

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KHALIA2 4/14/2014 2:42:00 PM

    Good idea!
PROPMAN1 4/14/2014 1:38:00 PM

    Great idea. Thanks. emoticon
TRANSFORM-ABBY 4/14/2014 12:41:00 PM

    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.
DIAMOND102 4/14/2014 12:34:00 PM

    emoticon IDEA I'm in and I will use this THANKS!!! emoticon
MARYELA 4/14/2014 12:24:00 PM

    MAKES SENSE emoticon
LOVINGKATE 4/14/2014 11:34:00 AM

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CHIPOMP1 4/14/2014 11:17:00 AM

    I love this idea!
DCWILLIAMS831 4/14/2014 10:47:00 AM

    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!
EDILGES 4/14/2014 9:15:00 AM

    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!
MAPFARMS 4/14/2014 8:15:00 AM

    Great idea! Thanks for sharing.
SJKENT1 4/14/2014 8:13:00 AM

    great idea
DELLMEL 4/14/2014 7:51:00 AM

    Way to go
SNOWBECH 4/14/2014 5:39:00 AM

    Great idea, thanks.
CJOHNSTON2001 12/16/2013 11:08:00 AM

    Good thinking,thanks for sharing,I will do that emoticon
BANNERMAN 12/14/2013 2:12:00 AM

    Thanks for sharing.
AMBER461 12/13/2013 6:40:00 PM

    Great idea. Thanks for sharing.
PROPMAN1 12/13/2013 1:50:00 PM

    Good idea. emoticon
INGMARIE 12/13/2013 7:54:00 AM

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BANNERMAN 12/13/2013 1:43:00 AM

    Thanks for sharing.
DELLMEL 12/12/2013 8:14:00 PM

    Great idea
BAPSANN 12/12/2013 1:32:00 PM

    I really like the idea of walking when i feel the need for junky foods.
LCRUMLEY81 12/12/2013 11:07:00 AM

    Anything to make an excuse worthless
GWINNER1 12/12/2013 9:52:00 AM

    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.
LOVINGKATE 12/12/2013 9:42:00 AM

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DRLMAZ 12/12/2013 8:50:00 AM

    Good for you
KLEE957 12/12/2013 8:21:00 AM

    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...
VAINVT 12/12/2013 7:06:00 AM

    Good thinking.
TKTMTA 9/4/2010 10:00:00 AM

    I used to do this and got away from it and I have regretted it alot lately. I need to back to doing this.
BRINAGU3 9/4/2010 8:33:00 AM

    I keep my spin shoes in the car all the time - it definitely helps!
INDY14 9/4/2010 7:57:00 AM

    good idea
DAISY443 9/4/2010 7:07:00 AM

    Great idea! Why didn't I thinkof that?
STORMY724 9/4/2010 6:23:00 AM

    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.
YESIWILLDOIT 9/4/2010 5:01:00 AM

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