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Lisa Van Veldhuizen
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Wife, mom, teacher and runner! :)
Wife, mom, teacher and runner! :)

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Stress Happens...
Life sometimes has a way of smacking you around. Sometimes it is normal every day things that can stress you out.  Other times it's big stuff that is out of your control.  And sometimes it's a really fun combination of both.  There are lots of different way...
Stress Happens...
Stress Happens...
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Just Because...Beautiful Oregon
I am very fortunate to live in the beautiful state of Oregon.  My husband and I have traveled to many other amazing places in the world.  But when it comes right down to it nothing compares to home, at least in my mind. We live in the Willamette Valley whic...
Just Because...Beautiful Oregon
Just Because...Beautiful Oregon
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Relationships Matter
I had parent/teacher conferences this week.  I always get a little nervous about conferences.  There is always the chance of a parent that is confrontational or placing the blame on me rather than the student.  I come away from conferences exhausted.  I als...
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It's All in the Attitude
I have been thinking a lot about attitude. Positive attitude. Negative attitude. Most people tend to think of attitude in those two ways. When you work with kids you see all kinds of other aspects of attitude. Whiny attitude. Defiant attitude. Determined at...
It's All in the Attitude
It's All in the Attitude
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Best in the West 2018-Changing Goals Mid Race
Since my last blog about the race in Cottage Grove we have been crazy busy.  Trip to Whistler for Joe's Ironman race, backpacking trip with girl friends (blog about those later), family time and working on getting my classroom set up made the month fly by. ...
Best in the West 2018-Changing Goals Mid Race
Best in the West 2018-Changing Goals Mid Race
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Who Are You Racing For?
Who are you racing for? I saw this sign just after the turn around during the run portion of my triathlon last weekend.  It got me through the last three miles of that 10k. But I'm getting ahead of myself.  Race report for the Tri at the Grove 2018. Pine Me...
Who Are You Racing For?
Who Are You Racing For?
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Who Are You Racing For?
Who are you racing for? I saw this sign just after the turn around during the run portion of my triathlon last weekend.  It got me through the last three miles of that 10k. But I'm getting ahead of myself.  Race report for the Tri at the Grove 2018. Pine Me...
Who Are You Racing For?
Who Are You Racing For?
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Be Stronger Not Faster
There has been a shift in my thinking when it comes to my workouts.  It started a few months ago. I was doing a swim workout and Bri and been talking to me about doing better with my pull.  Basically when my hand goes in the water I need to do a better job ...
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Pure Endurance Training Camp 2018
This was our second year to do the Pure Endurance Training Camp.  It's actually the second year of the camp so Joe and I have 100% participation so far.  😁 Camp started on Friday evening June 8th and went through Monday June 11th and we stayed at a huge ho...
Pure Endurance Training Camp 2018
Pure Endurance Training Camp 2018
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Oregon Dunes Triathlon 2018
Spring is a hard time for teachers.  April and May are long months where there is a mad scramble to try and cram as much last minute learning as we can before state testing starts.  Then managing state testing which is a week or more of torture for both tea...
Oregon Dunes Triathlon 2018
Oregon Dunes Triathlon 2018
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