By: Jessica Chia, Fitbie.com
Skip the gym and bust out the broom: These household activities torch up to 200 calories in just 30 minutes--nearly double the amount you'd burn pumping iron in the gym. Keep the routine up on a weekly basis and you're bound to banish both extra clutter and inches. Read on to find out which projects will put a dent in your to-do list and prep your body for spring's skin-baring clothing.
Task: Tame the Yard
Clear out winter's leftover leaves and make way for spring greenery by rooting out weeds and trimming trees. While you're killing calories, add some new life by planting flowers, herbs, fruit, or vegetables.
Raking Burns 146 calories*
Weeding Burns 153 calories
Manually pruning bushes/shrubs/trees Burns 153 calories
Mowing Burns 204 calories
Digging and planting Burns 170 calories
Task Total: 836Read More »from 9 Spring Cleaning Activities that Burn Major Calories