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Fitness Friday - Using the Wii for Exercise

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I have had a nintendo wii for several years now. We bought it when it first came out because it was fun to play at parties and with family. The poor wii has sat dormant for over a year because we just haven't been using it. For Christmas this year, though, my mom and sister bought me a wii fit. And now the wii is coming back to life. A couple of weeks ago I picked up zumba fitness core for the wii. I have never had so much fun playing a game. I love zumba anyway, and this is a fabulous way to have the fun of zumba in your living room. I am looking forward to the free zumba in the park again this year, but until then this game will tide me over. I plan to buy a couple more of the zumba games because they are extremely fun. I also got wii fit plus. And it is fun, but I had this horrible moment when my mii got really fat after I weighed myself for the set up. Ouch. Amusingly my wii fit age is 32 which is my exact age. Apparently, other than being obese I am mostly healthy accor…

Goodbye to my hair

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My first big change of the year happened last Saturday. I went to see my favorite stylist Adam at Lucky 13 Rock and Roll Hair Salon. He cut off over 10 inches of my hair which is being donated to wigs for kids. That initial cut was a little startling, but I love my new hairstyle. It is so much lighter. Friday is my birthday, and my mother and sister are taking me to Ikea for the first time. Saturday Seth's parents are taking the two of us to the melting pot, and the Saturday night we are going out to eat and bowling with my family. It's going to be a great week.