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A Day in the Life of a Marathon Mom

A Day in the Life of a Marathon Mom When you are a mom of 3 young kids (including a newborn), it’s hard to know when your day actually begins and ends! But I wouldn’t have it any other way! God has blessed us, that is for sure!Anyway, here it is: 2300 Bath, feed and bed for 5 1/2 wk …

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Marathon Moms’ Return

So, Leah is now 3 weeks and 5 days old and we are settling into a pretty good routine.On Tues’ and Thurs’ mornings, I take Micah to school and leave Seth and Leah w/ Maureen and Jeanetta at the Gretzky Centre. I then swim close to 2.5 km (about 1 hr), do the eliptical for 40 min, and stretch/lift weights/do …

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I’m baaack!

Thanks to Chariot, it will be much easier to get back to running! Check out the picture of Leah (2 weeks old) in the amazing, “very well-engineered” (as Jonathan told the boys while assembling it) infant sling .Seth, Leah and I enjoyed our first walk today w/ the Chariot. And thanks to Saucony for the spring/summer shipment of amazing running …

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Getting Back Into It

March 13, 2011Leah is now 8 days old and I’ve been walking most days since she was born. At this point, I really have to listen to my body. Do a little more each day but not too much. I haven’t blogged on the birth but it was much different than the boys’. Long story short = I was induced …

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Naming our Girl

Leah Maelle DuChene.Where did we get the middle name, “Maelle”?Well, we’ve always liked the names Mae and Ella (Micah was going to be Ella Mae Marie if a girl). Then, we heard and liked the name Maelle when Maelle Ricker won the Gold Medal in the snowboard cross event at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, becoming the first Canadian …

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March Birthdays

Well, it’s official. This baby will be born in March. So, with Jonathan’s birthday March 16 and Seth’s March 29 … March will be busy!Getting closer!

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