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You need to make exercising a daily habit if you want to reap its benefits. This habit won t just work wonders for your body, it also works on your mind and soul. A healthy lifestyle improves physical and mental health which is needed for a better quality of life as you age.
Morning Remember, you have to start stepping out of the house and make time for exercise in the morning. Go for a brisk walk today. Tag a friend or family member along if need be. But make it a habit. Come back and treat yourself to a glass of fresh carrot juice to feel fresh and energized.
Breakfast Break the monotony of paranthas, toast, eggs or upma, poha with this South-Indian crepe adai. It s nutritious, tasty and super filling. Enjoy it with green chutney.
Lunch Instead to your regular chicken curry and rice, try this Italian recipe of grilled chicken risotto. It is low calorie and healthy and helps you experiment with different cuisines. You can wash it down with a glass of buttermilk or have a fresh green salad along with it.
Snacks The fragrance of vada pav entices you each time you pass that vendor. But you know it s extremely unhealthy. Don t whine. This healthy vada pav recipe is going to be a blessing for all you vada pav lovers. Please don t make it an everyday snack.
Dinner Methi is easily available this season. If you aren t a big fan of methi sabzi, you can add it to various dishes to utilise its benefits. You can make dishes like soya methi theplas for dinner and enjoy it with a simple tomato sabzi or curd.
At home You don t need a treadmill at home to perform cardio exercises. Dedicating just half an hour and practicing few sets of these super easy cardio exercises that you can do at home should be your mantra. You can follow this by some yoga to calm the body.
At the gym Check if you have the Jacob s ladder at the gym. Utilise it to go up and down and burn calories in a short span. It s a high-intensity workout just like aerobics and is easy on your joints. So on days when you want to try something exhausting, this is your exercise.
Sleep well tip Music can make you happy, make you forget your worries and calm you instantly. If you are having trouble sleeping at night, try music therapy. Play your favourite songs in a soft volume and before you realise, you will be fast asleep.
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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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