And Now…Planet Fitness
It's been almost a year since I've had access to a full-service gym, and I decided that it was time to change that. Planet Fitness is close to home, inexpensive, and the 30-minute express workout seems like a good option for me as I strive to get back into a fitness groove. Leaving my marketing position at the YMCA was an incredible blessing for a number of reasons and because even when I was there, I didn't take advantage of working only steps away from a gym. Yes, I worked out. Yes, I was able to positively impact a lot of people. And yes, I got certified to teach group fitness, but my life and career have blossomed in incredible ways since I left. Working in higher education is a dream come true for me, and while I do have access to a state-of-the-art gym on campus, I'd rather hit the gym after work at a location that's closer to home. As I was looking through membership options at Planet Fitness, I decided that the black membership is the way to go. [...]