Post

I Will Start Working Out Again

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 364 People

    My Goal

    I have gone from running 6 miles a day and doing yoga, push-ups, sit-ups and jumping jacks, to going to work, then coming home to lie down and read or chat online.Noooooooo!I am bound and determined to start my workout routine again, and this time stick with it. I have probably...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Big Changes Are Starting Now!!! I Am Changing My Life For My Future Baby!!!

    OK so six months ago i was diagnosed with cervical cancer, i had 2 operations and fortunately i am still able to have children as i has a procedure called a trachelectomy which has been around for 15/16 years but still has been done on less then 2000 worldwide to this day so i...
    nrl83 nrl83 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Will, I Will, I Will

    I have to. I was doing so well in the late summer and early fall. Walking/jogging 5 days a week. Then it rained (yes, I will melt), and now it is usually cool. Bottom line is I have been bad. (Yes, I can come up with some more excuses.) I am getting my Bally's membership renewed...
    ColorMeReal ColorMeReal 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Been Trying For Yrs

    I've always been made fun of form my wieght to my looks and just a few yrs ago, I finally started to feel a little more confident.... I need to begin working out again because every time I begin to work out constantly I feel soo much more confident about myself.. I haven't worked...
    Almostthere198 Almostthere198 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 2, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Don't Want It to Be Too Late.

    Hi everyone! My name is Jessica and I'm 18, almost 19 years old. I'm a sophomore in college. I don't want it to ever be too late to change things. I don't want to be an overweight mom. I don't want to find out I have a health risk and then add my weight to that list. I don...
    LivingForMusic LivingForMusic 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 16, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Because I Want to Be Healthier

    And it would give me a reason to quit smoking and something to do to keep myself from smoking .I love to workout .. i just havent been  very goal oriented lately but now im back and ready to go .
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Need To

    After I got my first kick of Paxil oh lord did I get exercise motivated.I was running in the rain, at night, you name it and I was most likely corriendo mis nalgas off at that time.But then I got lazy again D:I need to start running as intensely as I once did.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 18-21, F Mar 25, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Air Walker

    We have a Tony Little Gazelle in Our bedroom that I NEED to go on but its 96 degrees here and most of the time I dont get more than two hours sleep so I am scared of working out incase I pass out. :-(
    alabastardragon alabastardragon 36-40, M Jun 27, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love Bodybuilding

    Anyone who needs information or motivation on exercising then come and visit I Love Bodybuilding on the Experience Project. If not then contact Southerner if you have any questions. I am a competing bodybuilder so I more than likely have the answer to most of your...
    Southerner Southerner 21-25, M Mar 6, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Hee Hee

    I joined a gym 3 months ago - paid £315 for a years membership and only been 5 times!!! the last time i was there was March 18th! I joined March 7th!!!! Ha ha ha But now my gym has gone into liquidation n taken my £315 with it!! I have an appointment for...
    sazead sazead 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Because...

    I remember how good I felt after completing a great workout. I want that feeling back.
    EmptyInside EmptyInside 19-21, F Dec 6, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    After I Have My Baby.

    Well, before I got pregnant I was a heavy weight, nothing that concerned my doctors though... oddly enough. I was 145 pounds and they still recommended me to gain 25-30lbs, I tried to protest but she said my weight was fine and that if I didn't want to gain 30 at least do the 25...
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos 18-21, F Mar 24, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Made the First Step.

    I finally joined a yoga class!!  Now I just need to work out the other 6 days a week... I would really like to join a martial arts class of some kind, I just can't decide exactly what type.  Tae Kwon Do?  Another?  Any advice on the differences?
    freedomtolearn freedomtolearn 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Started!

    This morning! I was a little pissed off too so I think I might have over done it, but I only got two weeks to get into some kind of decent shape! I'm thinking if I can work in some cardio twice a day in the next two weeks it could work...
    ThisIsNotBilly ThisIsNotBilly 26-30, M Nov 16, 2007

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Vacation

    I really need to keep up with my exercise program.  I started it about a month ago and I quit, and now I'm doing it again.  I need to keep with it because I was doing so good before!  Plus, I'm going on vacation this summer and I definitely need to look better than...
    sexypink18 sexypink18 26-30, F Mar 12, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Well I Already Do, But....

    I already work out, walk a lot and try to get as much exercise as possible, but I am now going to take on a personalised fitness programme with a new gym in the city, as have made too many mistakes in past with my own devised fitness schemes, which have proved expensive to both...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 21, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I't Feels Good

       All my life i had an incredibly weak body, even now at the age of almost 23 I only weigh 110 pounds.. and I am 1 meter and 75 cm tall (I am a freakin skeleton!!) For some reason i started doing pushups last month every 20 minute intervals .. since i really hate my...
    GabrielTam GabrielTam 22-25, M Jul 26, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    New Year An Old Poundsare Adding Up

         New year & old pounds are adding up. I hate to exercise as I walk all day @ work. We are NOT allowed to sit @ our desk. The wooden object holds paper & dust as it hides my hard green chair. To strengthen my bones & muscle I am begining a...
    moonwalker moonwalker 46-50, F Jan 5, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Today Is the First Day of the Rest of My Life

    I'm finally doing it. I packed my gym bag and it's sitting in my car waiting for me. I'm going to work out during my lunch, even if it's only 15 minutes when I pass out I'm GOING TO DO IT! I decided that jogging would be the best for me, so I'm starting at a mile...
    almostthere83 almostthere83 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 10, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Overweight

    I'm trying to lose weight.Want to make friends in my age group also trying to lose weight.I  like walking or stationary bike best
    mrsclark mrsclark 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 27, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yes I Am Determined!!!

    In the past year or so I've been getting better at making myself use the treadmill at home for at least a couple of times a week, which is pretty good for someone like me since I am so lazy (something is better than nothing!). But I let myself stop for a couple of weeks in the...
    selfexploits selfexploits 22-25 Jun 1, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Started Sunday, 12-19-10 And Still Going

    Hi;I have started to get back to treadmill and stretching.  I am blogging or whatever this is to keep myselfaccountable..tried the diaries, tried the New Years resolutions..bah!  So now I figure If I actually have to account for my am workouts I will be more obliged to do so...
    catsforhealth catsforhealth 61-65 Dec 23, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    Well I started working out again and this is my second week of working out non stop everyday except the weekends. And I've been eating healthy, 5 meals a day and I feel great!
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I started working out at the gym this. I want to lose about 20 lbs and gain definition. I'm a 38 year old woman and I've never done weights before. This week, after being very...
    lee1898 lee1898 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It really takes my mind off what I got wrong with me for the past three months, schizophrenia without medication is hard, I just can't help it, those kind of drugs have bad side...
    AYEZOOS AYEZOOS 18-21, M Apr 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    met a 40ish looking lady in the gym; started chatting thinking she is my age, wow she said she is 67 being working out 15 yrs; she doesn't even look 40! she asked what I am...
    mindwithawhy mindwithawhy 41-45, F 3 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I may not be the most fit person, but I love doing it. When I haven't done it in a long time, It eats at me until I start it up again.
    UndeliverMe UndeliverMe 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Working out in so many forms- the gym, challenging or recreational physical activity, yoga or Pilates, make me feel proud of my body. It helps me de-stress and I enjoy doing it...
    ateamgirl ateamgirl 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay just bought one of these and oh my do I love working out with this trainer just an amazing work out and a great way to take care of my frustrations that bother me
    Rena4 Rena4 31-35, F Apr 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have never belonged to a gym where I could work out nude, but I have exercised nude at home and the gym at men's resorts. I have also gone for a nude run in the country, leaving...
    artonthebrain artonthebrain 41-45, M Apr 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Nothing better than starting my day with a nice, hot and sweaty workout! Gets me energized for the day and ready to roll! Not to mention, the eye candy isn't too bad either! :)
    UGonnaKissMeOrNot UGonnaKissMeOrNot 31-35, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    was up till three am today not sleeping well. i have a mother who hates the fact her perfect little boy like's men. and uses my ptsd condition to degrade and make look like a...
    foxtrottango foxtrottango 31-35, M Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I started Self harming when I was 10 dealing with depression, family/friend problems, school, and everything else. I would cut everyday then things got better and I stopped. I can...
    juliaek1 juliaek1 13-15, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I work out 6 sometimes 7 days a week. I am trying to bulk up as much as I can.
    countryboy0115 countryboy0115 18-21 2 Responses Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Music performance has been part of my life since I was a child. But ten years ago, when I started my own business, I got busy and just stopped cold. I have a basement full of...
    TandSMichael TandSMichael 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I stayed with the man who cheated on me because I felt like there will be no other guy who will love me the way he did.. But if he really did love me, what did he cheat? I'm not a...
    Confusedgirlforever Confusedgirlforever 18-21, F Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyone who have a tough life. Anyone who is an outsider or you never felt you belong. Even if you aren't like anyone you know, come and follow me. I will try gather every person...
    TheOutsidersPower TheOutsidersPower 13-15, M Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    EVERYTHING gets better after reps <3
    Akurou Akurou 31-35, F Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ive been going to the gym almost everyday now and i love it but i dont even know if im doing everything right.
    jessicaxx13 jessicaxx13 16-17, F Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Leg day: Just finished my leg mass workout, i'm walking really funny right now but i did a total of 90 sets of front squats, 90 sets of front, reverse, and lateral lunges, 90 sets...
    addictedtoweightlifting addictedtoweightlifting 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Height 183cm Weight 84kg Body fat % 7.3 Squat 1RM 160kg Bench 1RM 130kg Deadlift 1RM 210kgs Just what I am, not big yet but pretty shredded and no where near as weak anymore...
    babyfabling babyfabling 22-25, M Mar 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm struggling with opening up..don't know who to trust...I don't know who's genuine at this point. I feel safe being alone..I been let down one to many times. I hate talking about...
    JustLaniece JustLaniece 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just lost my best friend in a fight and she was really horrible to me over the internet. We used to carpool but i don't want to anymore. Her and my other friend ganged up on me...
    ellaoconnell ellaoconnell 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Life is full of surprises, irony and twists, and one night at work I had one in mine. A few years ago after a satisfying Easter dinner with my family, I set off for an overtime...
    Justint2014 Justint2014 31-35, M Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When your job is like....here, if you do this you get a raise and a promotion...and I am like, why would I want that? The only reason I work, is to play my part in the preposterous...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mine sucks. I am in grad school. But I need a solid plan starting sometime before I am finished with grad school. I'm going to start working on it this weekend. It's partially...
    SashaAmazon SashaAmazon 31-35, F Apr 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I mean cons are: The boss will call you be and will never call back to get hired cause he or she is a a hole trying to act high and mighty. Also the Gov wants to put their low...
    napninjanx napninjanx 18-21, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    OK if anybody has read my past posts then you know the situation. My wife who I have been with since I was 16 years old was just caught cheating won't admit to physical but...
    mcanant8 mcanant8 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not so long ago, things were falling into place. I was getting past my depression. My boyfriend was getting over his depression. I was doing well in my classes. I was working hard...
    9593gzusfrk 9593gzusfrk 18-21, F 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I started smoking late 2013, with my friend for no particular reason. Occasionally after school, we'd chill, buy a cigarette each, and go smoke behind the store we'd buy them from...
    funkybones funkybones 16-17, F Apr 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My ex and I have been together two different times. The first time lasted 3 months and then 6 months later we ended up together again for a year. It's been a little over two months...
    LameyC LameyC 18-21, F Apr 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I work out and I really push myself but belive me when I say it's the worst and I mean the worst part of my day I often think of all the other stuff I could be doing but I know if...
    funsnowgal funsnowgal 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This will be a long story bout me. Well once you get to know me I'm fun funny sweet cool honest mature responsible great advise giver and listener loyal won't judge and all that...
    2chainzrocks 2chainzrocks 13-15, M Apr 4

    Your Response

    Cancel