exercises in futility
Most people would kill to get the fit, toned physique of a supermodel or pro athlete — not to mention their salaries, designer wardrobes, and sprawling homes, too. When it comes down to it, few people actually want to put in the work it takes to achieve such fine physical form. It's no easy task looking like Gisele, especially with the million excuses we tell ourselves when it comes time to put on our workout gear and get our money's worth out of our gym membership. Here — from personal trainers and fitness buffs— are some of the most popular excuses (read: lies) we tell ourselves instead of hitting the treadmill or the Pilates studio.