Category Archives: Holidays

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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. […]

NYRR 4 Mile Race Recap

Date: April 23, 2011 at 2:17 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 25

What a whirlwind couple of days it’s been. Yesterday was amazing. I got to announce to the world that I am a finalist in the Run For The Rabbit competition! The press conference was a blast and I already love […]

It’s Kind Of Easy Being Green

Date: April 22, 2011 at 7:59 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 16

Kermit was right. So today is Earth Day. I think it’s great that there’s a day devoted to taking care of the Earth, though I feel similarly about this “holiday” as I do about Thanksgiving. We only honor it once […]

No Pranks Please

Date: April 1, 2011 at 8:05 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

Happy Friday! Let me start by saying that I do not like this day — but aside from it being April 1, I’m in a good mood. This week flew by and lots of great stuff happened, including some stellar […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Rest Edition

Date: March 17, 2011 at 8:24 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

Hello! I didn’t post last night. My bad. But I’m alive, so allow me to fill you in with some updates. As you know, I’ve been feeling sick all week. I was a little paranoid I might have strep throat, […]

The Monday Rundown

Date: March 14, 2011 at 8:20 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

Today flew by. Here’s what I remember happening… 1. Work was ridiculously busy, a little bit stressful and very productive. I love when you can leave at the end of the day knowing you crossed a bunch of things off […]

Back To Work

Date: February 15, 2011 at 9:01 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 9

Happy Day After Valentine’s Day! I didn’t get too into the spirit yesterday because I wasn’t feeling well and stayed home from work. So yesterday was spent mostly on the couch at the apartment. I attempted a 3-mile run at […]

Billy Elliot Ticket Giveaway!

Date: January 9, 2011 at 7:39 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

We’ll get to that in a minute, OK? First, let’s catch up. This weekend was a busy one filled with travel, presents and running. A brief breakdown: On Friday night, ABS and a dozen or so of our friends went […]