Category Archives: Happy Things

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10 Little Things I'm Loving Right Now

Date: April 17, 2020 at 4:37 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 7

Long day. Long week. Long month. Long year, huh? But hey, it’s Friday! And that’s cool! (I know people make jokes that every day is the same right now, but I’m down to celebrate Friday if you are!) I was […]

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February 11

Date: February 11, 2020 at 9:39 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

I love February 11. A nothing-special day on the calendar to most people, I’m sure. But for me, February 11 is a life-changing day. Nine years ago — February 11, 2011 — I was in a bad relationship. I didn’t […]

The 10 Best Parts of My Week

Date: January 17, 2020 at 11:40 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

This was such a good week! Did you have a good week?! I am fired up. If you listened to this week’s podcast episode, you could probably tell. I’m just in a really good mood. I’ve been listening to a […]

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This Week

Date: January 10, 2020 at 10:56 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 19

Hi! I’m happy to be back in my routine! Christmas already feels like it was months ago. It’s nice to be home, unpacked, laundry-ed, settled, and back into a groove of sorts. Brian was traveling for the first part of […]

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Why I Stopped Blogging — And Why I'm Back

Date: January 7, 2020 at 10:53 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 69

Please enjoy all the wonderful throwback photos in this post! I started blogging here on October 2, 2010. It was a Saturday, and I’d just returned from my longest run ever: 13.3 miles around the southern tip of Manhattan. I […]

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The Sunday Bath

Date: January 6, 2020 at 10:24 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 36

I originally wrote this on December 15 — on paper! In a beautiful new notebook! And I decided to share it here, now. Six and a half years ago, my friend Abby Bales gave me an inflatable bath pillow from […]

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Life Lately

Date: July 2, 2019 at 9:32 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 10

Hi! I really miss daily blogging! It’s not something I can sustain right now (and hasn’t been for a while), but I do miss it. And maybe someday soon I’ll get back into a routine here. And today, since I […]

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I Love Love

Date: February 12, 2019 at 2:27 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

I love Valentine’s Day. I feel like it’s not cool to unabashedly love Valentine’s Day. “It’s a Hallmark holiday,” the people say. I don’t know who “the people” are, but I feel like that’s what they say. That it’s cheesy. […]

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Q&A

Date: July 16, 2018 at 2:08 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 3

Remember five days ago when Instagram decided to enable the “Questions” feature on Instagram Stories? That was fun! At least for a few minutes, right? I got so many good questions, but fun fact about me (and, I imagine, many […]

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33

Date: May 4, 2018 at 7:12 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

I turn 33 on Sunday! Brian asked what I wanted to do for my birthday this year, and I said “not make any decisions all day.” (That’s honestly my dream in life, too.) So I don’t know what we’ll be […]

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