Category Archives: Holidays

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A Very Thankful Thanksgiving

Date: November 24, 2011 at 11:01 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 52

It’s Thankful Things Thursday and it also happens to be Thanksgiving. Look at that! I feel luckier than ever lately so excuse me while I gush, gobble and fawn over all the things I’m truly thankful for today. I’m thankful […]

Taper To-Do List

Date: September 6, 2011 at 7:59 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 26

You know what’s awesome? Four day work weeks. You know what’s not awesome? I had my first marathon nightmare last night. I didn’t have a place to stay the night before the race, and then when I finally got a […]

The Day I Ate 20 Miles For Breakfast

Date: September 3, 2011 at 11:55 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 49

Today was the run I’ve been wanting. It was the run I needed. It was the run that convinced me I’m going to kick the crap out of the Hamptons Marathon on September 24. My confidence has officially been boosted. […]

I Love My Dad

Date: June 19, 2011 at 3:47 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 10

I’m back in NYC (with a coach-approved 3-mile run behind me, no less). Charlotte was good to me and I’ll update a bit more tomorrow, but I wanted to post a little note to wish all the fathers out there […]

Happy National Running Day!

Date: June 1, 2011 at 8:22 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 56

I’m sure by now you’ve heard: Today is National Running Day! I love that runners get a holiday, and I love that we celebrate it by doing what we do best: lacing up and hitting the road, trail or treadmill. […]

Memorial Day Weekend 2011

Date: May 30, 2011 at 5:07 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 22

Um…Can every weekend be a long weekend? Everything about the past few days has been perfect. Since we last caught up, I’ve been to 16 Handles… I’ve been to Brooklyn… …and — surprise, Mom! — I’ve been to New Hampshire. […]

My First Outdoor Yoga Class

Date: May 27, 2011 at 8:16 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 37

Not only did we all survive the week, we’re also officially into summer. Happy long weekend! I’m pretty pumped about the fact that my office is closing at 1 pm today. I’m even more pumped about the fact that I […]

When Coach Says “Don’t Run”

Date: May 9, 2011 at 8:03 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 28

It’s Monday…again. I swear, lately I blink and the weekend is over. Not cool. Not cool at all. If you’re catching up from the weekend, you didn’t miss much blogging on my end: On Friday, I celebrated my birthday! The […]

Moms Rule The World

Date: May 8, 2011 at 12:12 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 14

In honor of Mother’s Day — yet another “holiday” that should be acknowledged and celebrated daily — today’s post is all about my wonderful mother, Lori. I’ve always felt like one of those lucky girls — one of the girls […]

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Easter Sunday

Date: April 24, 2011 at 6:24 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 16

I’ve never been a big Easter person. Growing up, my family wasn’t very religious, so we did the whole Easter basket thing and the big dinner thing, but we didn’t go to church or do much beyond the Hallmarky stuff. […]