I used to be overweight by nearly 40 pounds. That might not sound like a lot, but it is when you are barely over five foot tall. I worked hard to get in shape once I made my mind up to finally just do it, and that actually played a large role when I decided to start looking for a new apartment for rent in Manassas VA. I knew that it would be easy to revert back to how I was before, where i would sit in my apartment, eat takeout pizza and watch TV.
I did not want to fall into that lifestyle again, and I knew it would be easy enough to do if I was not careful. That is why the first thing I looked at with each apartment I was interested in was the fitness center and swimming pool. If it did not have both of those, then I just stopped looking at that particular apartment complex. I knew that I needed to be able to walk out my front door and have those things right there for me to use. Continue reading