Four more winter workout tips from Triangle readers

Last week we brought you a story with tips on how to keep up your exercise routine during the dreary days of winter. When you can’t get outside, experts suggested squeezing in small workouts at home during TV commercial breaks or using household items like bags of sugar to tone muscles. And our readers had some good tricks for staying motivated. Some of the recommendations included getting a dog (which requires regular walks) and planning workout dates with friends.

Here are more great tips from our readers.

Do what you enjoy.

Take the stairs:

Hit the snooze - once!

Safety first.