How to Exercise More During the Work Day

Don’t let a busy work day stop you from staying active.

How to Exercise More During the Work Day

Eight or more hours in front of your desk can fly by and when you’re swamped both at work and at home, it can be difficult to schedule a visit to the gym or squeeze in a full workout. Wearing a fitness tracker or pedometer might be a great motivation starter but not enough to stay active. Commit to getting more steps with these adaptable shortcuts.

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Do Chair Workouts at Your Desk

Do Chair Workouts at Your Desk

If you’re sedentary during the day, you can still work your upper body with a chair workout. Once you build up strength in your arms and upper body, add small dumbbell weights to your regimen to keep the exercises challenging.

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3 Dos & Don'ts for Microwaving Popcorn

Microwave guru chef Matt Abdoo has his three tips for making the best, fluffiest and perfectly cooked popcorn.

Microwave popcorn is one of the best snacks! But sometimes it's difficult to get that perfect bowl. So microwave guru chef Matt Abdoo has his three tips for making the best, fluffiest and perfectly cooked popcorn.

DON'T USE THE POPCORN BUTTON

As tempting and easy as it may be, don't fall for the "Popcorn" button on your microwave. Not all microwaves are made the same, so they won't cook your bag the same way either. And there's no sensor to determine when the bag is ready, so it'll just keep cooking your popcorn until the set amount of time finishes.

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