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Proving the possible: WORKING OUT IN THE MORNING

4:30 a.m.: My eyes open on their own accord. 4:40 a.m.: Alarm 1 goes off. 4:45 a.m.: Alarm 2 goes off. 4:50 a.m.: Alarm 3 goes off. 5:10 a.m.: Leave apartment. 5:25 a.m.: Arrive at gym. 5:30 a.m.: Start workout. Never in my life did I think I would be able to regularly get up before 6:00 a.m., let alone get in a full body workout. For as long as I can remember, I worked out in the evenings after work. I would have my bag with me, and I’d drive straight to the gym. Half the time I would be having a mental discussion with myself..”I could just go straight home and nap. I could nap and then come back to the gym after.” I knew, though, that if I didn’t go straight from work, I wouldn’t go at all. For probably all of 2015, I was a PM workout gal. You could regularly find me at the 5:00, 5:30, or 6:00 p.m. class at Kick@55 or on the treadmill at XSport Fitness. Every now and then, I would muster up the energy and go to a 5:30 a.m. class on Fridays. This was mostly reserved, however, for me to go to Happy Hour after work on Friday. Cut to March 2016 when I started taking a…