It has officially been 21-days since I started this 5 a.m. workout thing.
In an effort for full disclosure, my workouts did not include weekend days, and I only succeeded in getting up right at 5 a.m. on weekdays during this trail period about 50 percent of the time. Nonetheless, here are my thoughts on the pros and cons of early morning workouts:
-Its’ done, over with, out of the way. No excuses.
-Less hungry throughout the day and not starving for breakfast.
-More energy in the morning.
-More time in the evening to do other activities such as cooking homemade dinners or taking a walk, for fun.
-Still somewhat hard to get up. (Coming from someone who loves sleeping in.)
-More lethargic during workouts, not at my highest intensity.
-Sometimes wanting a nap mid-afternoon.
-Going to bed at 9 p.m. (Elderly.)
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