Tag Archives: Crohns & Colitis Foundation

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Thankful Things Thursday: On Having Crohn's Disease

Date: December 6, 2012 at 7:58 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 29

I mentioned the other day that this week is Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week. Now, if you’ve read this blog for longer than a day or two, you’re fully aware of Crohn’s disease. I like to think I’ve done my […]

There’s So Much More Good Than Bad

Date: October 18, 2011 at 8:20 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 63

I am a happy person. I think life is great. Fantastic, even. On any given day, there is crap in the world that makes me angry and pisses me off. There are so many little things that can get a […]

Thankful Things Thursday: This Better Cheer Me Up

Date: September 1, 2011 at 8:29 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 47

During this morning’s semi-rough run (8 miles, two bathroom stops), I kept thinking about the fact that is not only the first day of September, it’s also Thankful Things Thursday. I cursed myself for creating this little “holiday” and was […]

Sweet 16

Date: July 22, 2011 at 10:08 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 73

I did it! This morning, I made 16 miles my bitch. OK, that’s not totally true. In fact, those 16 miles sort of made me their bitch. But I got through those miles and ended today’s run — a new […]

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. […]

Black & White & Rainy All Over

Date: May 18, 2011 at 7:56 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 35

My body is hurting today! Turns out, marathon training — even in the early weeks — is kind of hard. After yesterday’s stellar run, I proceeded to sit at a desk all day. I prefer a more active recovery, but […]

Thankful Things Thursday: I Like Lime Green

Date: May 5, 2011 at 8:05 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 40

We made it to Thursday! Has this week felt ridiculously long to anyone else? The days have gone by fast but man, the week has a whole has been a little brutal. Still, today is a good day. Despite the […]

In A Good Place

Date: May 2, 2011 at 7:31 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 16

Um. It’s May 2, 2011. That is crazy. That means today is my one month anniversary of living in my new apartment. The entire past few months have been crazy, to say the least. I went through a breakup. I […]

Thankful Things Thursday: Exciting Opportunities

Date: April 28, 2011 at 8:10 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 24

Happy Thursday! I’ll be honest, I’m in kind of a crappy mood at the moment. It’ll pass, because it’s all fueled from morning commute issues: I left the apartment late, the first train I got on was packed and had […]