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Old 11-26-2012, 02:41 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Default Goals

One of my goals for last week was to develop some long term goals. This, as always, is very hard for me. Under self-duress, here is what I've come up with:
  • Identify an ongoing, constructive use of my time by year end.
  • Take an online class.
  • Learn a new programming language (not necessarily using the technique described above).
  • Continue to workout at least 3 times a week.
  • Keep weight within 7 pounds of my current weight (up or down).
Item number one is not exactly SMART (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, Timely) and sounds more like procrastination than a goal, so I went back and added a deadline. [No more excuses!]

Weekly goals:
  • Post calories, protein
  • Keep sugar and fats under control
  • Ramp up my exercise routine this week, add cardio.
As motivation to ramp up my exercise, I found an old bookmark, and tried to do this 12 minute home workout: | Fitness Advice, Workout Videos, Health & Fitness |
Didn't keep up with the 'rock body,' but didn't do too bad, and certainly kept my heart rate up! A bit of this and a bit of rope jumping, and I'll be over the Thanksgiving bulge in no time.

- Donna

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