Monthly Archives: January 2011

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Snow-verloaded 2.0?

Date: January 11, 2011 at 8:45 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 10

New York City is freaking out. Apparently we’re supposed to get anywhere from 3 to 14 inches overnight. So everyone is panicking. I guess that’s good, since last time there was a snowstorm, NYC didn’t do a whole lot about […]

Proud

Date: January 11, 2011 at 9:15 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 17

Most mornings, I’m happy to hop out of bed at 5:30 am to squeeze in a run. It’s just how I like to start my day. I understand that willingly bundling up under three layers and run/skipping around ice patches […]

To Become a Road Runner…

Date: January 10, 2011 at 9:42 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 5

Today has been mostly — OK, totally — awesome. Why, you ask? I’ll tell you. In list form, of course. Because that’s how I roll. I slept in! I didn’t get out of bed until 6:30 am (ahem, that’s a […]

And The Winners Are…

Date: January 10, 2011 at 4:02 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

Thanks to everyone who entered the Billy Elliot Broadway ticket giveaway. Sorry it was so last minute! I assigned a number to each entrant (in order), and the winners are… Congratulations to Jess and Ashley, who are each getting a […]

Let Training Season Begin!

Date: January 10, 2011 at 8:44 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 5

Good morning! As I mentioned briefly in yesterday’s post, I’m registered for a race! Until last week, I only had one race scheduled for 2011: The Colon Cancer 15K in Central Park. I basically signed up for that race so […]

Billy Elliot Ticket Giveaway!

Date: January 9, 2011 at 7:39 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

We’ll get to that in a minute, OK? First, let’s catch up. This weekend was a busy one filled with travel, presents and running. A brief breakdown: On Friday night, ABS and a dozen or so of our friends went […]

Greetings From Ocean City, NJ

Date: January 8, 2011 at 6:33 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

Hi friends! This will have to be a quick post because I’m surrounded by 17 crazy family members. Let’s backtrack. The rodeo last night was awesome. There were 20 or so of us in attendance and everyone was in great […]

It’s Rodeo Day!

Date: January 7, 2011 at 9:03 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 9

I feel like I’m running behind this morning. Alarm went off at 5:30 this morning. I got out of bed at 6:0something. I wanted to run my 6.4 mile loop in Central Park. I only had time for 4 miles […]

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No More Chipotle…For Now

Date: January 6, 2011 at 8:37 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

First, thank you all for your wonderful responses to this morning’s Thankful Things Thursday post. I can’t wait to see what you all continue to come up with and share with me every week. Unrelated: my stomach has been kind […]

Thankful Things Thursday: First Edition

Date: January 6, 2011 at 9:10 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 17

Lately I feel like Ali on the Run has become Ali Recaps Her Workouts But Doesn’t Write About Much Else. Time to mix it up, folks! Back in November, I had this little revelation: Why do we only show how […]