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How Many Calories Are You Burning Around the House?

Which Household Chore Gives You the Best Workout?

The handy person and cleaner around my house, I sometimes feel like a day's worth of household chores and DIY projects amount to one solid workout at the gym. If you're like me, the good news is that you are actually burning some decent calories. As you might imagine, some are better than others. Do you know which ones are the best burners? Come take my fun quiz and see how much exercise you're getting while keeping your home in order.

* These numbers are based on a 130 pound woman doing each activity for 30 minutes.

Which Household Chore Gives You the Best Workout?

Which activity burns the most calories?

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SaraNoH SaraNoH 5 years
what? mow grass? I've never heard of such a thing ^_^. You know you're from AZ when instead of mowing the lawn you rake the gravel :). THAT my friends, is hard work.
amber512 amber512 6 years
Ahh, see when I think of mowing the lawn I picture my dad sitting on the mower. LOL I didn't even think about actually pushing something.
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