Monthly Archives: November 2010

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Impatient Ali

Date: November 23, 2010 at 1:58 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

I am impatient about everything. I hate slow walkers on the streets of NYC. (ABS yells at me when I want to yell at them or elbow them.) I hate waiting for people to get things done at the office. […]

Thanksgiving Shouldn’t Just Be One Day

Date: November 22, 2010 at 10:29 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. I love that it brings people together through a common thought: What are we all thankful for this year? But it makes me sad that Thanksgiving is acknowledged for just one day each […]

My Current Music Must-Haves

Date: November 22, 2010 at 10:18 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 7

Lately, it’s gotten harder and harder to get up with my dreaded 5:30 am alarm. But I recently downloaded a handful of songs that I am loving, and that’s making my morning runs much more fun. Here’s what I’ve got […]

My First Blogger Meetup!

Date: November 21, 2010 at 9:05 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

My social circle expanded quite a bit today when Ashley of A Healthy, Happier Bear hosted a blogger brunch at her (fabulous) apartment. I had so much fun getting to know all of these wonderful women, many of whom I […]

Sunday Funday

Date: November 21, 2010 at 10:53 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

Good morning! Yesterday during my run in Central Park, I stopped to chat with some of my Team Challenge friends who were just finishing up a 12-mile training run in preparation for the Las Vegas Rock N Roll 1/2 Marathon […]

Hot Yoga for the Win!

Date: November 20, 2010 at 8:01 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

I seriously had a knot in my stomach all day today because I was so nervous about trying hot yoga for the first time. Turns out, knot not necessary. I loved it! I took a Hot Power Yoga class at […]

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A Change in Pace

Date: November 20, 2010 at 10:29 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

It’s Saturday morning at 9:30 and I haven’t gone running yet. I haven’t showered. I haven’t made my To Do list. In fact, I just got up. Amazing. For the past year, I’ve been setting my alarm on Saturday and […]

What the Doctor Ordered

Date: November 19, 2010 at 1:12 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 5

I’m not at work. I used to feel incredibly guilty taking sick days. Despite the fact that I get seven of them every year, I usually only go through two or three. I tend to get stressed about not being […]

Things I Learned in Utah

Date: November 18, 2010 at 10:18 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

It felt so, so good to take a night off from the gym tonight. My body needed the rest and it was amazing to just come home when my workday was over. I’m sure my mind and body will be […]

Today I Resolve to Take More Deep Breaths

Date: November 18, 2010 at 11:33 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

I can’t remember the last time I didn’t feel stressed out. Oh wait. Yes I can… Ahhhhh. As soon as I got back from Mexico, my days have been like tornadoes, whipping me all over the place. I’ve been waking […]