Tag Archives: Christmas

21 post(s) found

Thankful Things Thursday: Happy Holidays!

Date: December 22, 2011 at 9:19 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 38

It seemed like practically everyone on the subway this morning had big bags filled with wrapped gifts and massive suitcases in tow. When I say “in tow” I mean “thanks for running over my big toe with your giant bag, […]

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 […]

My Friends Make Me Feel Festive

Date: December 19, 2011 at 9:07 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 39

You know what’s important in life? Chocolate. Good drinks. Laughing. Also, and maybe most importantly, great friends. Even better? Great friends with chocolate who make you laugh while drinking good cocktails. And that pretty much sums up my Sunday. Yesterday […]

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. […]

Greetings From Ocean City, NJ

Date: January 8, 2011 at 6:33 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

Hi friends! This will have to be a quick post because I’m surrounded by 17 crazy family members. Let’s backtrack. The rodeo last night was awesome. There were 20 or so of us in attendance and everyone was in great […]

Christmas 2010 Recap

Date: December 26, 2010 at 5:55 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

Is everyone all Christmas-ed out, yet? I’m not. But I am full from all the incredible goodies I’ve been stuffing my face with over the past few days. I’ve been neglecting a few of the usual Ali activities lately — […]

Posted in Family, Holidays and tagged -

A Very Merry Christmas

Date: December 25, 2010 at 6:57 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

Merry Christmas, friends! ABS and I arrived safely in New Hampshire on Thursday night. My mom picked us up at the airport in Boston and — amazingly — we didn’t hit any traffic on the drive up to NH. Since […]

Posted in Holidays and tagged -

Ali Claus is Comin’ to Town

Date: December 23, 2010 at 11:04 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 4

All my bags are packed, I’m ready to go! I made my list… I checked it twice. And then I stuffed everything into my suitcase. Look at all those presents! Yay! I am giddy with excitement about getting to New […]

Posted in Family, Holidays, Travel and tagged , , -

Silly “Sweaters” and Lazy Sundays

Date: December 19, 2010 at 6:58 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 6

Last night, ABS and I were invited to an Ugly Christmas Sweater party. I’ll be the first to admit that I’m a bit “over” this theme. Yes, it can be really fun. But we didn’t know the theme until the […]

What the Weekend Should Be

Date: December 5, 2010 at 10:28 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 1

Yesterday was perfect. I woke up and conquered 11.4 miles in Central Park. The weather was phenomenal, it wasn’t too crowded and my stomach cooperated the whole time. Also, I saw Snoopy: Hehe. After my long run, ABS and I […]