Now that all my extra moments aren’t filled with school meetings, chauffeur duty, planning birthday parties, or baking cupcakes to sell at the play or school fundraiser, I have finally found time to begin a Pilates practice.
And I love it!
I’ve thought about incorporating Pilates into my workout routine for years. But I could never seem to fit in it in. The priority has always been some sort of cardio workout – I absolutely require the endorphins produced by getting my heart pounding. Lacking said endorphins I may well have climbed under the covers long ago, only emerging in search of chocolate.
But Pilates gives me a new kind of high – somewhere between yoga and a sweat-inducing workout. Continue reading