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Old 02-02-2003, 10:56 AM   #1
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walked the plant
25 min of Pilates

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Old 02-03-2003, 05:02 PM   #2
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Today, I walked really fast on the treadmill for 10 minutes and then lightly jogged for 20 minutes. My goal is to lightly jog for 30 minutes. That will probably be one of the proudest moments of my life because I have NEVER jogged that long. For me, 20 minutes is a miracle.

I also did a great job of stretching my muscles.

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Old 02-03-2003, 06:25 PM   #3
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Good going girls!!

Grudgingly burned 500 calories at the gym today.
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Old 02-03-2003, 07:57 PM   #4
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Way to go Chickies! or should that be weigh to go?


Today's exercise:

25 minute walk to work
25 minute walt to the gym
30 minutes of swmimming laps ( +10 minutes of hot tub )
15 minute walk home

Took the stairs down at work twice (14 X2 = 28 flights of stairs -felt that burn ) wah! my legs are a little stiff now!


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Yip yip, Mauvais!!

Got DH to drop me at the Y this morning. I only burned 400 calories. But geez, what a walk back. Thank god I had my umbrella with me.
You know, I've decided that at my age (reasonably young), it's far better to just let yourself fall than to catch yourself from slipping. I'm not likely to break anything at my age, but I've pulled something in my back from jerking myself upright.
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20Min on treadmill
wicked upper body workout
I am sore but a good sore
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I walked to work in this horrible weather!

25 minute walk to work
25 minute walk to gym
30 minute swim
15 minute walk home

Way to go girls!
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I can't wait until the weather gets warm outside. Me and my husband got new bicycles and I CAN'T WAIT TO GO RIDING!!!!! Does anyone know how many calories riding a bike burns....about 30 minutes of riding??
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Rowed 20 min on the erg, did 30 min lower body workout. (Feb 5)
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Sunday
Walked the plant

Monday
45 min on the elliptical
grocery shopping

Wednesday
Walked the plant

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Old 02-06-2003, 11:40 AM   #11
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Thursday
44:05:20 to hit 3.0 miles on the treadmill
Able to add about 3-5 lbs. to all my high weights
20 to the seated leg press

Getting stronger,feeling good!
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Chris, everytime I see "Walked the plant" I think it says, "Walked the planet". heh heh.

I haven't exercised since tuesday. Tonight DH and I went to the Y. I was beat. I figured I'd be able to burn 200 calories tops, but I did my full 500!! I'm so proud of myself!!

And all you exercise babes are doing GREAT!!
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Sometimes walked the plant feels like walking the planet ;-)

Friday
Heavy duty house cleaning for 2 hour 40 min-you gals should have saw mw scrub the bathrooms I was in the zone ;-)
10 min elliptical
10 min abs
10 min of Yoga stretching

Saturday
25 min Pilates
30 min upper body toning with light weights

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Old 02-09-2003, 08:43 AM   #14
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Saturday: Lightly jogged for 35 minutes and then walked for 5 minutes.

Sunday: Getting ready to get on the treadill in about 1/2 hour.

HAVE A GREAT DAY EVERYONE!!!!!
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I walked yesterday for about 13 minutes. It was so chilly I was out in gloves, hat and scarf...but I went out there! I would have gone longer but the sun was setting. My heart was pounding and I was sweating when I got home!
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