Burning Calories, but Not a Hole in Your Wallet
After all those rich holiday treats, you may decide it's time to hit the treadmill. How can you work off those extra pounds on the cheap? The New York Times offers a few suggestions that won't cost an arm and a leg.
"Claire Alba is determined to nail two New Year's resolutions at once: staying fit and saving money.
Ms. Alba, a 38-year-old jewelry maker, and her husband, Rennie, 42, recently gave up their fancy membership at a Park Slope gym. Instead, the couple and their two daughters, Coco, 9, and Cori, 5, plan to join the local Y.M.C.A., where their membership will include access to a new sports center at the Park Slope Armory..."