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Ali on the Run Show Episode 109: Jes Woods, Nike Run Coach

Date: December 5, 2018 at 8:13 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

“I was like, ‘I need more friends, so I’m going to start running. Everyone looks like they’re having a good time — maybe I can have a good time!’” Jes Woods is always. smiling. And she has good reason to […]

New Mom Challenges: What I Mean When I Say It's Hard

Date: December 4, 2018 at 9:30 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 66

It’s funny how quickly things can change — and change again. I wrote this post after a tough weekend. Today, Tuesday, as I’m finally getting around to hitting “publish,” I’m already feeling so much better about everything, at least for […]

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 108: 11 Ways I Improved My Confidence

Date: November 28, 2018 at 7:49 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“I started considering the amazing potential outcomes instead of the worst possible ones.” At some point last year, I realized my once stellar confidence had taken a major hit — so I took action. I started making big and small […]

My Newborn Must-Haves

Date: November 27, 2018 at 1:45 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

Annie is six weeks old! Her current interests include sleeping, not sleeping, pooping, not pooping, and making funny faces. And while no day yet has been easy, every day has gotten easier. I’m more comfortable, more confident — and then the […]

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 107: The Great Turkey Trot of 2014

Date: November 21, 2018 at 8:21 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

“And then somebody comes by, stops, looks me in the eye and goes, ‘Wow! You can do it, buddy!’ And it was in that moment I realized that I wasn’t running. I also realized I wasn’t jogging. I was barely […]

Life With a Newborn: One Month!

Date: November 19, 2018 at 2:42 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 33

We did it! We all survived the first month with a newborn! I honestly can’t believe Annie is already one month old. But, and I know I keep saying this, it also seems like a billion years ago that I […]

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 106: I Had a Baby!

Date: November 14, 2018 at 7:20 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

“It was like he was the deep breath, and I was the emergency barf bag.” I had a baby! On this episode, I’m joined by a very special guest: Annie Leigh Cristiano. Annie was born on October 16, 2018, at […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 105: Emily Abbate, Fitness Writer & Host of the Hurdle Podcast

Date: November 7, 2018 at 8:02 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

“I had already gotten so far, and I just wasn’t willing to look back. That involved pushing my comfort zone and doing something I maybe wasn’t the best at.” —Emily Abbate Emily Abbate is a freelance writer, editor, and content […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 104: Stephanie Bruce

Date: October 31, 2018 at 8:17 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

“When I think something is hard or challenging, I think of how I’m going to grow from it.” —Stephanie Bruce Happy TCS New York City Marathon Week! The professional field is stacked this year, and among the top competitors is […]

Pregnancy + Baby Q&A

Date: October 30, 2018 at 10:16 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 24

On one hand, it feels like Annie just made her grand entrance. (She’s two weeks today!) On the other hand, I feel like she’s been here forever. She has already grown and changed so much, and in the 14 days since […]

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