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Standing Desk – One Year Later

One year later and I’m still standing! I love the modifications I have made to my desk to make it a standing desk. I have no desire to go back to a desk with a chair and sit all day. … Continue reading

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Standing Desk – Six Month Update

I have now been using a standing desk for just over 6 months. I feel like I’ve always stood for work. I definitely have no interest in going back to a sitting desk, especially after my experience last week. I … Continue reading

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Standing Desk – Follow Up

I’m still standing!! I was sick last week so basically laid around all day every day for 3 full days. I didn’t have energy for much else, but it was frustrating and after just one day of sitting/lying all day … Continue reading

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Standing Desk – Week 2

So I’m in Week 2 of using a Standing Desk. Monday when I began work it felt like I’ve always used a standing desk. At the end of my workday my feet didn’t hurt, the back of my knee didn’t … Continue reading

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Standing Desk – Day 4

The cool thing is, every day this has gotten easier and my body hurts less. Today didn’t even feel strange at all coming up to my desk and not sitting down. I like my anti-fatigue mat – it is nice … Continue reading

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Standing Desk – Day 3

So here I stand again, for another work day. I hurt less each day. The most prominent aches are the stiff knees so I try to stand with “soft” knees (slightly bent) with pelvis forward to keep my back nice … Continue reading

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Standing Desk – Day 2

Day 2 is nearly past. I only got to stand for half of the day since I spent the morning driving into Atlanta for a work meeting. I spent an hour and a half in the car driving there, 2.5 … Continue reading

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Standing Desk – Day 1

Why a Standing Desk? Here is one good explanation that says it for me, excerpted from www.artofmanliness.com “Well, sitting is the ultimate passive activity; you burn more calories chewing gum than you do slouching in your chair. When you sit, … Continue reading

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A Standing Desk

  My newest change…. a Standing Desk.  I’ve actually thought a lot about doing this over the years but just never did it.  I’ve always heard good things, and more and more keep seeing information on how bad it is … Continue reading

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January 19, 2013

Rest Day. This week was a good week. I was sick Monday but made up the workout Wednesday so all is well and I did everything I had planned to do workout/fitness/health-wise this week! I set myself up with a … Continue reading

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