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I use to try and force myself to use the eliptical machine and the treadmill. I did this because I knew it burned more calories and would be better for me than just walking. Well, I could rarely force myself to do it and would constantly just stop working out all together. Then I realized that those machines would could burn more calories BUT I would actually have to use them! So, I decided to just do what I enjoy... walking around the block... That's something that I'm able to stick to
Overall, any activity is better than no activity
What activities to you absolutely love? Let your passions drive your fitness success. Identify your sweet spot, which is a fitness activity that you love. Once you find it, spend time having fun.
Don't let "formal exercise programs" discourage you.... instead let you passion drive you to success! I've learned that I absolutely love dancing. Each of us has a different sweet spot. What ever your passion is, work it and work it consistently. Before you know it, you'll exceed your fitness goals.
When you find an activity you love, it helps you turn it into a healthy habit. I fell in love with bellydance and Anusara yoga. Instead of my life revolving around sedentary things, my life started to revolve around my activities. 414414
Try all sorts of exercise until you find something you love. When it comes to yoga, try different styles and different studios.
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