via – Lydia M., AbsoluteFIT Blogger at AVAC®
I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again: You gotta be fit to get the most out of the Happiest Place on Earth.
I don’t know how other families do their vacations in the Mouse’s House, but us? We’ve got the place dialed in — we start at the Extra Magic Hour every morning (meaning we’re through the gates at 7:00 a.m.), my husband uses the Disney app to plan out our moves (with the early start and MaxPass, we rode Radiator Springs Racers four times before 8:30 one morning, and we never waited more than ten minutes in line for *anything*), and we go go go — crisscrossing the various Lands, hopping parks as necessary, stopping only for rides and churros.
Look at the cover photo — that’s my Apple watch at bedtime, four days in a row. We cover some distance, don’t we? The kids’re young, they can handle it — but this forty-three-year-old lady has to plan ahead to be able to keep up, and that’s where AbsoluteFIT comes in: stairs, distances, heat, climbing in and out of rides, occasionally carrying a five-year-old like a sack of writhing potatoes …
And here’s me, 15 pounds lighter than the same point last year, ready to do another day:
Wanna get ready for your next adventure? Meet me in the AbsoluteFIT studio!
Lydia Markoff is an Almaden-area writer, mom, and fitness enthusiast with Texas roots, a New York education, and a Californian heart. She plays bass, reads a lot, watches too much TV, and can be found in the AbsoluteFIT studio three to five times a week. Her life goals include having a body like Linda Hamilton’s in Terminator 2, and/or having Bill Murray randomly crash a party she is attending. If you need something from her, try bribing her with good coffee or cold beer; odds are, she wants one or the other of those right now.