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Marathon MOM … Again!

Check out this shirt (and many other great items) at my sister’s CafePress online store. This will be a great addition to my MATERNITY clothes! Yes, we are expecting our 3rd baby and are thrilled. Baby is due to arrive in February. Another blessing! Wow!

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Article from brantnews.com

Article written by Tom Kennedy, brantnews.com. When marathon mom Krista DuChene said she was taking some time off from training, she didn’t mean she was kicking back to relax. In fact, what the Canadian champion long-distance runner really meant was she would be lowering her time spent running to a not-so paltry 80 km a week. The 33-year-old runner, who …

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Marathon Mom, 2010 National Champion

New June 3rd: interview and article with Canadian Running. Eric Liddell: I believe God made me for a purpose, but he also made me fast. And when I run I feel His pleasure. Well, I implemented the plan this weekend at the Canadian Championships at the Ottawa Marathon … and I couldn’t be happier! 1st Canadian.6th Overall.Personal Best time 2:39:07. …

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National Marathon Champion 2010 … How Sweet It Is!

Click here for a video clip from the National Championship at the Ottawa Marathon! Jonathan, Micah, Seth and I just got home from our Ottawa weekend. I have A LOT of laundry to do but am going to take all of this in, while I can. I have over 100 emails to read but wanted to do a quick blog. …

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Running the Race

Isaiah 40:28-31 28 Do you not know? Have you not heard? The LORD is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. 29 He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. 30 Even youths grow tired and weary, …

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Canadian Marathon Championships this weekend in Ottawa. I’ll be wearing the yellow Canadian Cancer Society ribbon to remember my parents and to support my friend, Theresa (aka “Tee”). I’ll also have a “t” (for “Tee” and the cross) written on myself and on my bottles. My men (Jonathan, Micah and Seth) will be cheering me on. Training started in December. …

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Speaking to a Crowd

This morning I had the privilege of being the guest speaker at the Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast for Brant’s Food 4 Thought Breakfast Program. In speaking about my life as Marathon Mom, I spoke about: my background, setting dreams and making them reality, and who I am as a Christian, Wife, Mom, Dietitian, Runner, and Friend. Scroll down below to see …

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Vancouver. Amazing.

The B Family giving the thumbs up to a super day! This family really gave us the true experience of “North Van”. Amazing food (much of it organic and super healthy), views, and catching up on things made for a very special day. One to remember for a long time. We hope to return w/ our boys soon! Jonathan and …

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