Category Archives: Central Park

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Thankful Things Thursday: The Difference A Day Makes

Date: May 31, 2012 at 9:18 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 46

Whoa. Today is better than yesterday. How about that? Let’s talk about it in grateful form, because today is Thankful Things Thursday. Yes, happy holidays to you and yours. I’m thankful I feel a little better today. Will it last? […]

Body, We Need To Talk

Date: May 30, 2012 at 9:13 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 37

I was so optimistic after this weekend. No, I didn’t feel completely over this latest Crohn’s flare-up, but I was certain I was flying full-speed on the road to recovery. But then yesterday happened, and now I’m all, “WTF, body? […]

All I Needed Was A Long Weekend

Date: May 29, 2012 at 9:15 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 32

Tyler says hi. At this time last week, I was a bit of a mess. I was Crohnsing hard, I couldn’t really eat and my night sweating had nothing to do with humidity. My fever climbed well into the 100-degree […]

10 Reasons To Love Summer Running

Date: May 22, 2012 at 9:37 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 66

“I hate running in the heat.” “I sweat too much.” (No such thing.) “I don’t want sports bra tan lines.” (Why not? They’re sexy and classy and look great with strapless dresses at weddings.) “You have to wake up too […]

What You Read Isn't Entirely What You Get

Date: May 16, 2012 at 9:23 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 71

I couldn’t bring myself to blog yesterday. I was too pissed off, angry, frustrated and upset, and I didn’t feel like putting that in a place for the whole world to see. Plus, I didn’t want to write out a […]

It's All Coming Back To Me Now

Date: May 11, 2012 at 9:31 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 37

Quick! Name the French Canadian songstress quoted in the title of this post. Oh you’re not sure? That’s insane. Let me give you some hints: She is beautiful. She can hit notes no other singer can rival and she belts […]

Auntie Ali On The Run

Date: May 8, 2012 at 9:38 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 48

The day my brother, Ryan, and his wife, Michaela, told me they were going to have a baby, they did so by suggesting I rename my blog Auntie Ali On The Run. (It was the day after the Hamptons Marathon, […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Today I Ran & Picked A Giveaway Winner

Date: May 3, 2012 at 9:40 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 50

Guess how many friends I made on the subway this morning? Zero. Exactly zero. I was the girl with the suitcase. It wasn’t even a crowded train, but people still loathed the presence of my little brown bag on wheels. […]

My Trick For Snapping Out Of An Injury-Induced Funk (Plus A Giveaway!)

Date: May 2, 2012 at 9:08 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 346

We’ll get to the giveaway part in a minute. Here’s a hint: It’s food. But first I’m going to tell you some stories about how I did not get taken off the injured list overnight. I hate waking up and […]

Thankful Things Thursday: On Good Runs, Grippy Hangers & Gold Medals

Date: April 19, 2012 at 9:36 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 49

I am not thankful for steroid face. Dang it. I’m feeling slightly chipmunky these days. I thought I could get through this round of ‘roids without getting the inevitable “moon face,” but alas, photos taken yesterday reveal a slight, chipmunky […]