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Mixing up exercise for a fatty/beginner-now looking to start weight training
I'm finally getting more serious about trying to loose weight and be healthy. I have successfully cut off sodas from my diet and no longer go out and get fast food every day, so that's a step in the right directly.
I also been exercising in the mornings. Due to some weird stuff, I actually have both a treadmill and elliptical at home, which I'm sorta ashamed to say had been gathering dust for a while. I started off with the treadmill, but lat week I realized that I'm sort of cheating myself and not really working hard. I'll do half an hour every day, but it's at a pretty relaxed pace. So now I'm trying the whole couch to 5k thing, and already it kicks my ass more than the elliptical ever did.
When reading about the couch-5k program, they advised that I do it three times a weeks to start, and this is where I have a question- what should I be doing on the other two/three days(I plan to take Saturday off)? Are there any good exercises that you guys recommend that I do at home?