Watching a slim and sleek Andie MacDowell work couture style as fashion maven Gray Chandler on the ABC Family series "Jane By Design," it's easy to think that this model-turned-actress endures a grueling workout schedule to stay in top condition. But nothing could be further from the truth.
"My main exercise is walking or hiking," Andie, 53, tells ThirdAge. Yep, Andie's shape-up secret is dressing warmly and hitting the street. "Getting sunshine is really good for you. You get vitamin D when you walk outside," she says of her ambulatory exercise routine. Of course, the price is just right. "People always say, 'I can't afford to join a gym.' You don't have to join a gym. You have to buy a pair of tennis shoes!"
It's a lesson the star has passed on to her children, son Justin and daughters Rainey and Sarah Margaret.
"All of my kids are very active," Andie says. "They love toRead More »from How Andie MacDowell Gets Fit