Tag Archives: Birthday

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Date: May 6, 2014 at 11:16 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 74

Last night, my BFF Michael came over to deliver some wonderful treats. She’s a great friend and an excellent neighbor. One of the magical treats was a huge bag of Starburst. She knows what I like. This morning, Brian came […]

My Birthday Wishes

Date: May 6, 2013 at 7:33 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 90

I’ve never really been on board with the whole “adult birthday” concept. It’s always felt weird to me to celebrate being, say, 28. I’m too old for my mom to bring cupcakes into my office, so what’s the point? This […]

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At 27

Date: May 7, 2012 at 7:38 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 88

My brother Ryan tells me I “think about timelines too much.” OK, Ryan. Maybe that’s true — or at least it used to be. You see, I grew up with two very loving parents. They met in first grade or something. […]

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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. […]

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 […]

Older & Wiser

Date: May 7, 2011 at 4:33 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 7

Thank you all so much for the overwhelming birthday wishes yesterday! I felt very loved on the blog, Twitter, Facebook and, of course, in real life. (I know, real life? What’s that?) I had a lovely, low-key day, which was […]

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Date: May 6, 2011 at 8:52 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 74

Today at 4:24 pm, I will officially be 26 years old. I think 26 is going to be a good year. Despite a rocky ending to 25, there’s already a lot of great stuff in the works for the year […]

Bundled

Date: February 9, 2011 at 9:04 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 8

It’s a cold one today. Really sunny. But freezing. I woke up at 5:30 with the intention to run. I checked the weather on my phone before getting out of bed: 16 degrees it said. “It’s cold out,” I said […]