Fun Ways to Stay in Shape
Are you bored with the same old workout, day in and day out? Are you looking for some fun ways to stay in shape? Well it’s time to change things up, put a little variety and fun in your work outs.
Instead of just walking on a treadmill, try walking outside, if you can’t walk outside, get a couple different walking at home DVD’s, make sure you have multiple versions of your favorite ones.
This applies to any workout DVD’s you use, whether it’s aerobics or strength training, make sure you have a variety and are not doing just the same old workout each day.
Dancing is another fun way to stay in shape, put on you favorite music CD, turn up the volume and dance away. Go a little crazy, exaggerate your movements, this will get your heart rate up and you will get a great aerobic workout, and you will have a little fun too.
Jump roping is a great way to get a cardiovascular workout, make sure you have a good pair of tennis shoes. Jump roping can burn up to 200 calories in just 15 minutes, and it’s a great way to tone those muscles and stay in shape.
Hula hoops are now making a comeback and they are a great way to work on your waist, hips, thighs and buttocks, and can also help to tighten you stomach and lower back muscles. Get together with a some friends who like to work out and have some fun and maybe have a contest to see who can hula the longest.
Instead of going to the beach and just sitting around watching the kids, get in the water and do a few laps. Play a game of Frisbee with the kids, build sand castles, basically have some fun with the kids and you will burn all the more calories.
Get a Wii system and mix it up with the kids, you have a wide variety of activity choices, there is tennis, baseball, golf, bowling all of which require body movements to play. The Wii Fit has lots of different workouts also and you will be amazed at how much fun it is, get the kids involved or some of your friends, and engage in some healthy competition.
So if you are tired of the same old monotonous workouts, these are just a few different ideas to have fun and stay in shape, and once you begin to have a little fun with your workouts, you will start feeling and looking better in no time.Until you get to your ideal weight, shop at Just My Size for plus size clothing that is still fashionable.
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