Category Archives: Happy Things

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It’s A Pink Skirt Kind Of Day

Date: January 19, 2011 at 9:07 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 9

Yesterday in New York City, everything just felt so blah. The morning weather prevented me from accomplishing my planned outdoor run. Then I totally bought into the gloominess of the day by wearing jeans and a sweater to work. Booo-ring. […]

Little Victories

Date: January 18, 2011 at 9:02 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 10

Um, did anyone else’s workday fly by today? Maybe just mine, since I was out of the office last Friday and then we had yesterday off. My day was wonderfully productive, despite being sidelined twice by long meetings. (And despite […]

I’m Going Away More Often!

Date: January 16, 2011 at 9:25 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 12

Yes, obviously I wish I could travel more often. I love going on trips, seeing new sights, trying new cuisines and meeting new people. But sometimes, isn’t the best part of going away coming back home? Today, after a 5 […]

They Say Everything Will Be Fine

Date: January 13, 2011 at 10:06 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

I was in a funk this morning? I can hardly remember that far back. Today has been a total whirlwind. After getting into the office this morning, things just started snowballing. I was productive, yes, and some great things happened. […]

Thankful Things Thursday: First Edition

Date: January 6, 2011 at 9:10 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 17

Lately I feel like Ali on the Run has become Ali Recaps Her Workouts But Doesn’t Write About Much Else. Time to mix it up, folks! Back in November, I had this little revelation: Why do we only show how […]

No Knee Pain!

Date: January 5, 2011 at 9:02 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 10

I am proud to report that after giving myself a running rest day yesterday — in addition to the loads of foam rolling I’ve been doing lately — I ran 4 miles this morning without any pain! Usually I don’t […]

A Breakdown of A Good Day

Date: January 4, 2011 at 10:10 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

Today has been a long day. No complaints here, though. It’s been a pretty great day. Why, you ask? Allow me to break it down for you. I slept in. Yeah, that’s rare for me. I almost always wake up […]

A Look Back at 2010

Date: December 31, 2010 at 1:48 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 3

How the heck am I supposed to sum up what has been perhaps the best year of my life? In three words, this year was marked by running, moving and blogging. But there were so many other wonderful things that […]

Your 2010 In Review

Date: December 28, 2010 at 10:06 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 3

I finally booked transportation from snowy New Hampshire to even-snowier NYC! Tomorrow I’m taking an Amtrak train from Boston to Penn Station. Keep your fingers crossed that I don’t hit any travel snags like the rest of the east coast […]

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Smiling’s My Favorite!

Date: December 22, 2010 at 9:16 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 2

I have some extra pep in my step today. Why, you ask? I just have a few hours of work to get through today and then ABS and I are on a plane to New Hampshire for Christmas! Well, we’ll […]