Happy Superbowl Sunday! As a football fan, I look forward to watching the Superbowl each year, even when my 49ers aren’t in it. As a 49ers fan, I hope the Seahawks lose, but I’m not really rooting for the Patriots, either. Either way, I know it’s going to be a good game, and it will be fun to watch the ads, the halftime show, and some really great football. Plus, I love hanging out with my parents, who are huge football fans, too. It should be a great afternoon.
Weekly Workout Schedule
It’s been so long since I’ve posted a weekly schedule on the blog, although I have been pretty consistent with weekly workouts. Every Sunday morning, I log into ToneItUp.com to see what workouts they have planned for the week. Then I log everything into my iCal so that the workouts are locked in as appointments, eliminating excuses. With my work schedule, all of my workouts start at 5am. It used to be so difficult for me to wake up that early, but once I realized that I’m usually way too tired to workout after work, I just made morning workouts a priority. Some mornings it doesn’t happen, and then I do try my best to fit in an afternoon/evening workout, but on the whole, I really like starting my day with a workout. It’s invigorating, boosts my energy, and just puts me in a positive mindset for the day.
Here’s this week’s plan. All workouts are from the TIU Weekly Workout Schedule:
Monday: Love Your Body w/ HIIT + Bikini Abs + Blogilates 30-Day Butt Challenge Day 1
Tuesday: Cupid Cardio + Bikini Yoga + Blogilates 30-Day Butt Challenge Day 2
Wednesday: +StairMill Workout + Love Your Body Routine + Blogilates 30-Day Butt Challenge Day 3
Thursday: 2 miles of cardio (elliptical) + Love Your Arms & Abs + Blogilates 30-Day Butt Challenge Day 4
Friday: **Jump Your Heart Out Workout + Love Your Total Body 2 + Blogilates 30-Day Butt Challenge Day 5
Saturday: Body Combat (24 Hour Fitness) + Blogilates 30-Day Butt Challenge Day 6
Sunday: ^Sunday Runday (5K incline treadmill walk) + Bloglilates 30-Day Butt Challenge Day 7
- **Since I’m not really coordinated with a real jump rope, I’m going to do “virtual jump rope” where I mimic the movements with my arms/legs.
- + I’ll hit the gym for this workout so that I can use the stair stepper machine. All the other cardio (unless noted) will be done at home on my elliptical.
- Saturday’s challenge was to go to a group exercise class. Since I love the Body Combat class at 24 Hour Fitness, and haven’t gone in so long, I’m definitely looking forward to this one.
- ^I’ve decided that for now, running really isn’t for me. My knees have been acting up a bit (lots of cracking and a bit of pain here and there), so for the SundayRunday I’m going to walk at an incline at a 4.0 mph pace on the treadmill for 3 miles.
One of my fitness friends on Facebook posted this Blogilates 30-Day Butt Challenge, which I’m really excited to complete this month. I already logged each of the day’s moves into iCal, so I’m all ready to do each of the moves everyday. In looking at the schedule, I know I’ll be able to do all of the moves, and I like the way it slowly increases the moves as the month progresses. And who doesn’t love a rounder, firmer butt?!
As always, I post my workouts everyday on Instagram, so be sure to keep me accountable.
Have a SundayFunday, and I’ll see you in my next blog!!