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Itching.

Itching…to run. And starting to itch…to have a baby!I am 4 days from my due date and keeping busy, knowing my 2nd baby was born 10 days AFTER his due date! Being “ready” for basically a month is tooooo long!Lately I’ve really been diligent with treating my plantar fasciitis (that I thought would just go away during the pregnancy w/ …

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One Month Left!

Well, I am feeling great with only one month to go! I got all my hours in to get a paid mat leave (yippee) so, it’s nesting time now!

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Keeping Fit?

Almost 8 months pregnant and still “keeping fit”. Well, mostly.I’ve often said to people who want to “get in shape”, that running is your best bang-for-your-buck.Now, when you choose to stop running to let an injury heal (plantar fasciitis), it’s a bit more challenging.So, I swim, bike, and use the elliptical for about 45 min/day x 6 days/week.I’m happy with …

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Hockey …Really ?!

Well, you were probably expecting to see a running picture BUT here’s something else. Despite struggling a bit with my balance, I sure had a great time playing hockey yesterday (at 6.5 mos pregnant!). Thanks for inviting me, Avery and Sondra! In terms of running, I think the plantar fasciitis is slowly healing. But, now the added weight likely isn’t …

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Thank You, Saucony

I have yet to post a picture of my new, sweet, green Kinvaras (I have the flashy pink pair). BUT, I just had to skip ahead and show you the shoes I received today. What an honour! How cool. Thank you, Saucony! Can’t wait for an amazing 2011 year!

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Theresa

Some of you may remember that I ran the National Marathon Championships in Ottawa for my friend, Theresa. About 1:25 into this interview I talk about it.Sadly, her life on earth ended Oct 21, 2010. We will miss her dearly but know she’s been welcomed into Heaven!

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Maternity Gear

Unfortunately Saucony doesn’t have a maternity line of running apparel (yet!). Thanks to the great gals at RunningSkirts.com, I now have some great gear to support my growing belly. Thanks, Cindy!

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The Joys of an Eload Delivery!

Whenever we pull into the driveway and see boxes on the front porch, the boys get quite excited. If it’s an Eload or Saucony shipment, I let them open the boxes to see what’s inside. It’s very entertaining to watch them. This time, they made themselves, “Eload Workers” in the video! Too cute!Here they are in 2009. =

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