Fitness plan day 149 – Start your day with a brisk walk

Skip the heat during workouts by brisk walking early morning.

Fitness apps and gadgets are a rage. Now that you are fitness conscious, invest in a fitbit blaze or just download some apps on your phone for that additional motivation when you work out. You can buy a simple device like a pedometer too and count the number of steps you take daily.

Morning Wake up early and move out to experience the fresh weather. A brisk walk early in the morning is ideal in this weather to feel energized all day. Use few apps to monitor the calories burned during the activity and it will motivate you further.

Breakfast Confused what to eat this morning? Try one of these healthy breakfast recipes that are a hit even among kids. You can make a sandwich or pizza or a tofu scramble depending on the ingredients you have in your pantry. These high-fibre and protein rich breakfast recipes will keep you full till lunch time.

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Lunch Did you know potatoes can help you lose weight? Make some potato rice for lunch today to aid your weight loss goals. Enjoy it with a fresh raita made using homemade low fat curd. You can even carry this rice in your lunch box.

Snacks A delicious snack for the evening rich in iron is your best bet. Try the iron rich poha cutlet with some mint chutney. These are light and tangy and can be carried in your tiffin for snack time too.

Dinner Since it s been a vegetarian day, try one of these chicken recipes for the evening. You can even skip the carbohydrates totally with these recipes. They are easy and quick to prepare and definitely loaded with nutrients.


Home Work on your glutes and hamstrings and tone your thighs with step-ups today. You can use a low stool or stairs for this. Don t forget to warm-up and cool down after the exercise.

Gym You have done flat bench presses in the gym before. Now that you know how to do that one, it s time to try a variation like the decline dumbbell bench press. Take some help from your trainer if you don t feel confident.

Yoga The heat is killing and the body definitely needs to cool down. Yoga is your solution to this problem. The sitali pranayama helps you cool down and feel relaxed. You can do it every day to cope with this weather.

Sleep well tip Are you sleeping in the right position? If not, it s time you get the sleeping position right for a sound and pleasant sleep. It will also prevent back problems.

Fitness Plan Day 148

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Disclaimer: If you follow a fitness plan already, consult your nutritionist before switching to this one. If you are allergic to any of the foods/ingredients mentioned, please do not consume it. Do not follow this plan without consulting your doctor if you suffer from a health condition hypertension, hypotension, diabetes, etc. or are pregnant.

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