I’m Walking to Disneyland
by Emerian Rich
I have decided to walk to Disneyland.
Not literally, but I’m counting my miles walked until I reach the same distance as Disneyland.
I don’t know about you, but I rebel when people tell me how to exercise. I don’t want to join a gym or do an app. And yet, I’ve always wanted to do a program where you walk for a goal. When employers initiated them, they felt like forced exercise, and I rebelled like a toddler being told not to tantrum. Then, I saw Facebook ads about walking X miles to get a medal, but that involved signing up, paying a fee, and really seemed like too much work.
Read more in our Fall 2021 You Can Do It! issue.