Category Archives: Happy Things

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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 […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Outfits & Sunlight

Date: February 10, 2011 at 9:04 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 21

We’re just one day away from the weekend! So let’s get right down to business. It’s Thursday, and you know what that means: time to be thankful! Here are the things I’m über-appreciative of this morning… I’m thankful that I’ve […]

A Changed Mentality

Date: February 8, 2011 at 8:59 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 9

Oh hi! Thanks for joining me this morning. I’m still riding a little high today after getting the exciting news last night that I got through the first round of the Jack Rabbit Sports “Run for the Rabbit” competition. My […]