Tag Archives: Crohn’s Disease

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On Being Your Own Advocate In A Broken System & Why I Tried InsideTracker

Date: April 10, 2017 at 5:16 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 27

This is not a sponsored post. Just FYI. Today is Monday, April 10. And on Monday, April 10, I should be home giving myself my next Stelara injection. But in spite of the fact that today is Monday, April 10, I […]

How I Finally Got Over My Body Issues

Date: March 16, 2017 at 3:06 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 29

We’re getting a little deep today. This is a long post, and there’s still so much more I could’ve said — and still want to say — on this topic. It took me two months to hit finally publish and […]

What to Know Before You Get a Colonoscopy

Date: March 8, 2017 at 6:12 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 25

I happened to get three different messages in the past week asking about getting colonoscopies! And since I’m no stranger to Googling “What to know before you get a colonoscopy,” I figured I’d share my own experiences. You’ll either have […]

Ali on the Run Show Episode 2: Brian Cristiano — Being Married to Someone With Crohn's Disease

Date: March 1, 2017 at 2:05 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 0

The Ali on the Run Show Episode 2 Guest: Brian Cristiano Brian Cristiano is the founder and CEO of BOLD Worldwide, a sports advertising agency in New York City, and the host of the Sports Marketing Huddle podcast. He’s also my […]

Every Day I'm Hustlin'

Date: February 7, 2017 at 8:20 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 30

I just couldn’t think of a better title. And I think I’ve used “Life Lately” like 38 times already. So…every day I’m hustlin’. Because I have been! The past week has felt like a whirlwind, and it feels so good. I […]

My Dairy-Free Month

Date: January 31, 2017 at 12:49 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 55

If you’ve been following along here for, say, five minutes or so, then you know my favorite foods are pizza, macaroni and cheese, and ice cream. Also pasta smothered in butter. OK, pretty much anything smothered in butter. And grilled cheese sandwiches. […]

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A Lighter Look At Life Lately

Date: January 25, 2017 at 9:15 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 27

I started writing this post by laying into all the harshness, nastiness, and all-around terribleness of the internet lately. Beyond just the political climate — can I get an ugh? — the internet feels extra harsh lately. But then I realized, […]

VICTORY

Date: January 18, 2017 at 1:50 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 28

Yesterday was a really good day. On paper, there was nothing magical about it. It was just a rainy Tuesday in New York City. Except that it was magical, because yesterday was the first day that I felt pretty good all […]

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Dear 2017...

Date: January 4, 2017 at 12:19 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 30

Dear 2017, It’s so nice to make your acquaintance! I’ll be honest, I wasn’t sure how I was going to feel about you. I’ve been sick for a few months now, so I didn’t know if 2017 would be the […]

My Best Of 2016

Date: December 30, 2016 at 9:38 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 13

At most recent glance, 2016 was hardly a banner year. On the global stage, the tragedies have seemed endless, the political situations, well, dire. There’s been a steady stream of sad celebrity deaths, and the internet seems to be fueled […]