Category Archives: Happy Things

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The Best Investment

Date: April 8, 2011 at 8:07 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 20

Today has all the makings of a great day. Want to know why? Well first of all, it’s Friday. Isn’t that reason enough to be happy? Fine. I’ll give you more reasons… I woke up this morning with a nasty […]

Thankful Things Thursday: For Everything

Date: March 31, 2011 at 8:03 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 17

It’s so easy to be thankful today because this week has been filled with amazing news and great people. So let’s get right to it… I’m thankful for my friends. This one is a no brainer, and I’ve written about […]

Rise & Run

Date: March 29, 2011 at 8:08 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 20

I was excited to wake up this morning. Like, really excited. I knew it was going to be sunny out — even if it was really, really cold — and my plan was to head for Central Park instead of […]

National Half Marathon Recap

Date: March 27, 2011 at 9:06 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 49

It’s crazy that I spent months training for the National Half Marathon — and now it’s over! Here’s how the day went down… I woke up bright and early at 4:30 am. Surprisingly I didn’t feel tired — I was […]

A Star-Studded Evening on Broadway

Date: March 24, 2011 at 9:49 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 9

If you take one thing away from this post let it be my strong recommendation to go see The Book of Mormon on Broadway. I was beyond excited when my friend Alex invited me as her Plus One to opening […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Race Week Edition

Date: March 24, 2011 at 7:54 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

There’s so much to be grateful for today, so I’m getting right to it. Here’s what I’m feeling thankful for today… I’m thankful I got all my laundry done! Since I leave tomorrow morning for D.C. (and I have an […]

Smiling Can Cure

Date: March 15, 2011 at 7:51 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

As I wrote this morning, I fear I’m getting sick. My throat is sore and I’m achy, but other than that I’m OK. I’m hoping the symptoms stay at bay rather than turn into something miserable. My plan for tonight […]

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Running, Brunch & My Best Friend

Date: March 13, 2011 at 3:23 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 15

Happy Sunday! A lot of people don’t like Sundays because they see it as the end of the weekend. But I don’t mind Sundays. I never do my long runs on Sundays, so my day is usually pretty wide open. […]

Happiness = Seersucker

Date: March 7, 2011 at 9:06 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 18

Happy Monday! Oh that’s right, I said it: Happy. If you’re a regular reader, you know by now that the past few weeks have been a little rough on the Ali front. I haven’t gotten into much detail on the […]

Why I Like Winter

Date: February 22, 2011 at 9:03 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 14

Happy Tuesday! In case you’re just catching up from the long weekend, here’s what you missed: I ran on Friday night — this was the day the temperature climbed to the high 60s. It was beautiful. I learned from my […]