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My Happiness Hat Trick

Date: April 7, 2014 at 9:09 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 37

When you’re sick, weekends suck. It’s not like, “Oh, sweet, it’s the weekend, I can get lots of rest and feel better by the time the workweek returns on Monday!” No, not at all. Instead, being sick on the weekend […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Prednisone, You Complete Me & Make Me Hyper

Date: March 29, 2012 at 9:26 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 73

The good: There’s a lot of good. Namely that I didn’t night sweat to death last night. I still engaged in a bit of overnight perspiration, but not nearly as drastically as the past few nights. These little changes are […]

It’s OK To Indulge During The Holidays

Date: December 21, 2011 at 9:02 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 101

Last night after work I attempted to get some quality Christmas shopping taken care of. I headed to the Columbus Circle Holiday Markets, which is one of my favorite city spots this time of year. (Hint to city shoppers: The […]

On Garmin-Free Running

Date: December 12, 2011 at 9:09 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 53

After the Las Vegas Half Marathon, I went on and on about how I was discouraged with racing. My brain wanted to go fast, but my legs couldn’t keep up. How dare they not work in perfect harmony, right? Rude. […]

Thankful Things Thursday: On Good Food, Central Park Running & Living Alone

Date: November 3, 2011 at 8:19 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 47

Happy Thursday! Today I present to you another round of being all giddy and thankful for the great things in life we don’t always acknowledge. It’s Thankful Things Thursday, and it’s a holiday because I say so. Onward! I’m thankful […]

Flying Through The Air With A Mediocre Amount Of Ease

Date: August 7, 2011 at 7:19 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 32

Hello from the highway. I’m headed back to NYC on the lovely Hamptons Jitney right now. It’s this nice little bus where they bring you snacks and bottled water. You may be thinking, “Oh hey, cool, Ali, did you enjoy […]

I Sweat A Lot This Weekend & Ate A Lot Of Ice Cream

Date: July 10, 2011 at 7:41 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 22

I ran a lot yesterday. And I love you all for your incredibly kind responses to my new personal distance record. You make me feel super good. I thought I would crash pretty hard after banging out 15+ miles, but […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Making A Bad Day Good

Date: June 2, 2011 at 8:14 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 31

I woke up this morning ridiculously happy for many reasons: I had a great night last night that was equal parts fun and productive. I painted my toenails, baked a dessert for this weekend, cleaned and put together my new […]

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. […]

I Don’t Know How To Relax On The Weekend

Date: May 15, 2011 at 5:02 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 20

I am heartbroken that this weekend is almost over. It’s been a weekend I needed, though, filled with a tough race, some quality gym time, yummy food (Chinese for dinner, oh yes), a good amount of sleep and lots of […]