6 Great Ways to Motivate Yourself to Exercise

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How do you get motivated? Here are six fun exercises to get you motivate to workout at home : 1.Jogging in Place: – A great way to boost your heart’s health, jogging in place can be done any time of the day. It also helps to make your legs feel better! One way to keep yourself motivated is to complete this exercise while watching the news or listening to music. The post 6 Great Ways to Motivate Yourself to Exercise appeared first on Coupons Do Work!

Identify Your Money Motivations

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

When you are trying to improve your financial situation, one of the moves to make is to change the way you spend money. Instead, it’s important to figure out your money motivations. Looking at your motivations helps you figure out how to address the problem, and to make long-term changes to your spending behaviors. Consider your money motivations, and then look at whether your spending plan matches your priorities. So, what are your money motivations?


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Motivate Yourself to Get Moving

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Exercise is incredibly good for the human body and releases “happy hormones” that make us more emotionally balanced and even decrease our stress levels. Bringing yourself to terms with having to exercise on a regular basis comes down to motivating yourself. Here are some helpful tips to keep up your motivation (and, as a result, your health). Make a Pact with a Friend. There is nothing more motivating than success.

Finding Motivation When You Have None

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

I generally like working out, but working out when I’m not motivated makes me resent it. I had to pull out the big guns to motivate myself to do these things without hating my life. I always get an extra kick of motivation to get something done if somebody with whom I’m particularly competitive is doing well at it. I have a friend who has lost a lot of weight recently, and that’s been motivating to get to the gym.

5 Tips for Motivating Yourself to Exercise More

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

One of the commenters on the post asked about getting motivated to exercise more, so I thought I’d write this post. So, here are 5 ideas for motivating yourself to exercise more: 1. Because I enjoy this activity, it makes exercise (at least twice a week) less onerous. Figure out which physical activities you like best, whether it’s shooting hoops or jogging, and make it a point to engage in that exercise at least two or three times a week as part of your effort.

How to Motivate Yourself to Clean your House

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

If you are one of the millions who hate doing housework then read on to discover just how to motivate yourself to clean your house. Here are some of the strategies I implemented to make housework, well, not exactly enjoyable, but certainly helped me be motivated to do what was needed. I think that is the first decision you need to make when trying to get motivated about cleaning the house.

My Battle Against Travel Eating and a Lack of Motivation

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Thanks to some airline buddy passes falling through on us the morning of August 5, we were forced to drive from Houston, TX to Kansas City, MO to make it to a Curling Bonspiel (Tournament) in time for a night game. An accountability partner is just a great idea for someone like me since I am motivated by others more than I can motivate myself. I am finally feeling motivated again. This post was written by Crystal Stemberger.

Vistaprint: 6 FREE Products to Motivate Your Kids!

Nicoles Nickels

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6 FREE Products to Motivate Your Kids

Saving Cents With Sense

Vistaprint is offering 6 FREE products now to help motivate your kids. 10 FREE Gift Certificates (make your own). The products include: 10 FREE Note Cards. 1 FREE Caricature Note Pad (these are so cute!). 1 FREE Notebook. 1 FREE Sticky Pad. 1 FREE Pen. This offer is available until the end of the day Wednesday, 3/9/11. Don’t forget to connect on the Saving Cents with Sense Facebook page for more deals and fun conversation! 2009-11 Saving Sense Media LLC. All rights reserved.

What Makes Me the Most ANGRY About Our Debt!

Family Balance Sheet

Sometimes it takes pure anger to motivate a person to make a change. Just more motivation to kick our debt to the curb! Does that number motivate you to attack your debt? I’m a numbers gal and I love to play around with numbers, so this week as I was preparing our April budget I decided to calculate how much interest we are paying each month with our debt payments. I quickly pulled together a spreadsheet: Column 1 = name of loan.

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Setting Financial Goals: Make Them Smart and Simple

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Your budget tells you how much you can save towards those big purchases we need to make from time to time. Make these important decisions together, integrating ideas from both of you. Make A List OK, so now you have your list of financial goals and when you want to achieve them. Even the best-laid plans can run off the rails, so be prepared to re-evaluate and make the necessary changes. Make Sure Your Goals Are Good Goals So what makes a good goal?

7 Ways to Make Summer Reading More Fun for Kids

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But whether your child loves reading or dreads it, there are ways to make it more enjoyable. Want to make the area even more appealing? Letting children decide for themselves what they feel like reading can help keep them motivated and even excited to read.

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Make One Change to Improve Almost Every Aspect of Your Life

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Earlier in the year, I watched a few documentaries that really motivated me to change my habits. I would be lying if I denied that looking good is motivating for me. Hormones can really make or break your mood. You have the opportunity to completely change your life and make yourself much happier. Over the past year or so, I’ve probably watched twenty different documentaries , and many of them were about health, food, weight and nutrition.

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Managing the Third Shift: Are You Making Time for Yourself?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

As you tuck your children in for the night after a few bedtime stories and slip back downstairs, you make a grocery list, check some emails, and prepare for the meeting you’re leading the next morning. How does she make (and take!) Furthermore, in each scenario, the woman has lost focus of her own needs and most likely struggles with making those needs a priority; in essence, she’s lost her ability to manage her third shift. That means you need to make yourself a priority.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Blog Even If You Don’t Make Money From It

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I admit to being slightly envious of those who make a good income from their blogs. I am in awe of those who make a full-time living from their blogs and even have to higher assistants so they don’t have to work 80 hours a week themselves keeping their blogs running. My blog does not make much money, and I have a handful of loyal readers. Making new friends. Chances are high that you’ll make very little money.

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From Hero to Zero

Mr. Inside Sales

Each month you shoot for a victory (making your numbers), and, if you hit them – great….for So if you are sick and tired of acting like Sisyphus (look it up if you don’t remember your Greek mythology), then make a commitment this year to do the things that other top producers do. And wouldn’t that make your 2018 better? Motivating Sales Teams Sales TipsBeing in sales is kind of like being a professional football player….

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How to Become a Doer

Motherhood Moments

Once you find the thing that you’re really excited about, you need to devise a plan to make that happen and then stick with it. This is what will make you a doer and not a talker or a dreamer. In reality, we are defined by our actions and these are what will make us successful or otherwise. Remember what we said about your passion being intrinsically motivating? This can create a social pressure that actually can be very helpful in motivating you along.

Become a Zumba Instructor

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They move and motivate, energize and inspire! Make MoneyReady to lead the party? Then become a Zumba® instructor! Over 14 million people a week in 150+ countries attend Zumba dance-fitness classes. Licensed Zumba instructors help people let loose and achieve their health goals like never before. No other fitness program comes close to delivering the all-around amazing experience of a Zumba class. It’s why so many people come back week after week to party themselves into shape!

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5 Ways to Make Living on a Budget Fun

For the Mommas

5 Ways to Make Living on a Budget Fun. In fact, if you put a spin on how you approach budgeting and make it more of a game, you may even find yourself looking forward to it. These ideas may not work for everyone, but here are five ways to make you look at spending and saving money in a whole new way. Make a game out of waiting to see how long you can go without buying anything. You may find it easier to stay motivated with other, like-minded friends participating.

Book Nook: From Politics to Picture Books

Motherhood Moments

Norman was the muse that motivated me to develop my children’s book series: NORMAN THE INTERESTED CAT : Books That Start Conversations. I began making up rhymes about Norman’s potential interests and political opinions. His individuality makes him a little stubborn.

Fat Bottomed Girls You Make the Rockin' World Go Round

Work With What You've Got

I am astounded at the difference 10 pounds can make on my body, self image and self esteem*. Everyone is encouraged to make their own plan, because everyone is different. If I had the will power to make creative low-fat lunches I would, but I don’t right now, and I am going to work with myself where I am and stay honest. But we don’t care to post our weight and I know having to tell you this will motivate me to make sure I make changes.)

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I am not trying to tell anyone how to eat

The Frugal Girl

It is impossible for me to eat to make everyone happy. I’m not eating to make anyone happy. I know what works for me and what makes me feel good, body and soul. Although I will tell you that a hot pan with bacon grease makes for very tasty eggs and veggies.).

Book Nook: Abdi's World - The Black Cactus on Life, Running, and Fun

Motherhood Moments

When he qualified for the 2020 Olympics, he became the oldest American runner ever to make the Olympic team. Instead, Abdi believes life is defined by the choices one makes, the way you look at the world each day, and the people you surround yourself with.

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Book Nook: Lil' Leo the Chosen One

Motherhood Moments

From him we learn how to understand our canine friends and what we can do as humans to make the journey that lays ahead as exciting as possible for all parties. About the author: Parnita Senjit is an artist, a portrait artist, wellness coach and a motivational speaker.

No-Bake Peanut Butter Energy Balls

The Frugal Girl

As I said yesterday in my confession post , I’m sort of a slacker when it comes to making homemade desserts (especially in the summer when I don’t much feel like turning on the oven). But this looked so easy, I thought even I could get motivated to make it.

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5 Signs That You Need a Change

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Nobody really wants to be around somebody who is always complaining, or whining, or even just making sarcastic and negative jokes. You’re Not Motivated If you are not motivated to do the things that you were previously motivated to do, then it sounds like you need to change direction. Look at why you are no longer motivated. Have the things that you were motivated to do become cumbersome and hard to handle? Make a change for a more level head.

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Weis: Act Kids Toothpaste ONLY $1.50 Each Starting 5/31

For the Mommas

Motivate your kids to brush with this Bubble Gum Flavored Act Kids Toothpaste that is available for ONLY $1.50 That will make the final price of the kids toothpaste ONLY $1.50 Weis: Act Kids Toothpaste ONLY $1.50 Each Starting 5/31.

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Q&A | Why do I want to become a nurse?

The Frugal Girl

And none of them are financially motivated! (I’m I’m sure I could make more money than a nurse does if I just really threw myself into blogging full-time instead of the part-time way I do it now.).

My Personal Goals for 2018

Family Balance Sheet

Time is a commodity that you don’t get back, and I need to make the most of it while my kids are still young and at home. My motivation for waking up early is to have time to complete my morning routine and set myself up for a productive day. . My motivation: To get back to top physical shape. My motivation: Focus on family time and needs. My motivation: Readers are Leaders and Leaders are Readers. My motivation: for fun and enjoyment.

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Father’s day: Time To Honor The Person Who Has Made A Lasting Impression On Your Life

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Want to know why some people are strong, bold and can make you laugh or motivated? Fathers are a main source of motivation for their children. It is most likely that they were raised by a loving father. While daughters see their fathers as their first love, the sons see him as their first hero. […]. The post Father’s day: Time To Honor The Person Who Has Made A Lasting Impression On Your Life appeared first on Online Coupon Island.

5 Essential Money Tips for Newlyweds

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Get to the Bottom of Your Money Motivations. First of all, it’s important to get to the bottom of your money motivations. Share things you like spending money on (things vs. experiences), as well as your reasons for some of the money decisions that you make. It’s easier to understand yourself and your partner, and easier to create shared goals, when you both understand what makes you tick.

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Are You Cut Out For Working From Home?

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Working online means that I find other ways to make connections, either by chatting online with others in a similar situation, or getting out of the house and having lunch with a friend a couple times a month. Be realistic about your need for human contact, and take that into account as you make your decisions. Self-Motivation. When you work from home, you don’t have a boss who can just pop over to your workstation to make sure that you are on task.

Living Healthy Inside & Out

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Make a list and physically write down why you want to lose weight and get healthy. Then text the list to a friend who will hold you accountable for your weight while motivating you to do a better job if you lack. While holding yourself accountable, make an appointment to see your primary care doctor. Make sure your bone health is good before working out a lot. This helps you stay motivated to take your supplements, go to the gym, and eat right.

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Save Money Exercising

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

So how do you get and stay motivated to trim up for the new year? How can you make sure you get the exercise you need but still save money doing so? Here are some no-gym fee ways to stay motivated and have fun exercising in the winter. Not only will you be super motivated (after all, you don’t want to look the fool in front of work associates), but you will get lots of exercise as you prepare and practice for the event – as well as on the actual participation day.

Create your debt freedom plan

Family Balance Sheet

He makes it really simple and you should Google it if you haven’t heard of his steps. We chose the name, Our Debt Freedom Plan , and we referred to it often when we needed to make financial decisions. What’s your motivation for debt freedom?

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How To Remain Inspired

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Inspiration is very motivating and it shouldn’t be underestimated when it comes to getting things done. I’m a big believer of staying motivated by doing something that inspires you on a regular basis. Failure tends to motivate, whereas success tends to inspire. When losing weight, the most motivating and inspiring thing that I found helped me continue to make good choices was the successes. There’s something so amazing about feeling inspired.

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Parenting Pointers: Self Care Tips from The World’s Busiest People

Motherhood Moments

Keeping up with your children at all times can lead to burnout and make treasured minutes feel like chores. I hope that these motivational quotes inspired you to take care of yourself first and create a more balanced life in the process.

Christmas Savings Club | November 2019

Family Balance Sheet

On the 25th of every month from January to November in 2019, I held a virtual meeting on the blog to give updates on our progress, motivate one another, and help all of us save for a cash Christmas. Today is the final meeting of the 2019 Christmas Savings Club! .

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Fun Ways to Get Kids Involved in Spring Cleaning

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And if they know they’ll be part of the cleanup, they may be less likely to make a mess in the first place. These five ideas can make spring cleaning fun for the whole family! You’ve probably heard the saying “teamwork makes the dream work.”

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Look 3 Feet In Front Of You, Not 3 Miles

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

If it’s your goal to make $10,000 a month, why not shoot for $100 first? You’ve only got one shot, make it count! Normally, when you’re passionate about something you don’t need to make time for it, it finds time for you. Stay motivated. It can be difficult to stay motivated. Read a motivational book. You can even search the internet for motivational quotes or videos on YouTube.

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Kohl’s Black Friday: Fitbit Ace 2 Activity Tracker for Kids $49.99 + $15 Kohl’s Cash

For the Mommas

With customizable step and active minute goals, Ace gets kids moving and makes it fun. Kids can stay motivated by challenging others to step competitions in the Fitbit app. Kohl’s Black Friday: Fitbit Ace 2 Activity Tracker for Kids $49.99 + $15 Kohl’s Cash.

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How to Fit In Exercise When You’re Busy

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Make it a priority. This way, you’re far less likely to double book yourself and making it official may be just the motivation you need to get more serious about your exercise plans. It’s harder to back out when someone else is involved and it’s a great opportunity to make your workout sessions more fun. Set yourself smaller, realistic goals and you’re less likely to get frustrated and lose motivation. #139813570 / gettyimages.com.

The Importance Of Setting Financial New Year’s Goals

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The New Year brings a chance to make a fresh start and improve our lives. If you make $50,000 and your goal is to save $25,000 this year, I’m here to tell you, this isn’t likely to happen. If you make $50,000, maybe, depending on your situation, saving $2,400, or $200 a month is within your reach. Sometimes I procrastinate, but when I realize it’s almost time to update my financial goals on the blog, I suddenly become a lot more motivated.

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