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Life With a Newborn: Month Two

Date: December 21, 2018 at 10:01 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 18

Annie is nine weeks old! Two months. Brian and I have been human parents for two months now. (Here’s a recap from Annie’s first month. She crushed it.) During her second month rocking our worlds, Annie has done all kinds […]

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Ali on the Run Show Episode 111: Yosef Herzog, Today Show Stage Manager

Date: December 19, 2018 at 8:44 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“I wanted to see if I could do it. And then once I did it, I wanted to see what else I could do.” —Yosef Herzog For most people, 3:30 AM is the middle of the night. For Yosef Herzog, […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 110: Olivia Young, Creator of Box + Flow

Date: December 12, 2018 at 8:07 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

“Ask the tough questions. Who are you? Who aren’t you? What do you want? What don’t you want? Be so clear on who, what, where, when, how, why, and don’t sacrifice any piece of that puzzle if you want to […]

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 […]