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New York City Marathon Training: Week 5

Date: August 22, 2016 at 7:08 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 17

Week 5 of marathon training was a¬†week. It was just…a week. An emotional one, a stressful one, a not-feeling-like-myself one. It was also the first week that I felt like marathon training really started to catch up to me. I […]

New York City Marathon Training: Week 3

Date: August 8, 2016 at 12:26 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 24

Week 3 of New York City Marathon training was great! I loved Week 3! My third week of training consisted of two well-executed (and hard) workouts, a fun long run, and one delicious ice cream cone. I was working at […]

Single Digit Saturday

Date: August 20, 2011 at 7:01 pm- by Ali- Comment(s): 17

I don’t remember the last time I slept in on a Saturday. I definitely don’t remember the last time I ran fewer than double-digit miles on a Saturday. Since training began for the very-quickly-approaching Hamptons Marathon, my weekends have revolved […]

Some Likes & Some Dislikes

Date: August 8, 2011 at 8:12 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 39

Good morning! Today is Monday. I know some people dread Mondays. The weekend is over, life is so sad, blah blah whine. I don’t mind Mondays though. Is the weekend over? Yes, yes it is. But was the weekend awesome? […]

I’m Marathon Obsessed

Date: August 6, 2011 at 11:20 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 33

When August 1 hit, everyone was all, “OMG, it’s already August, I can’t believe it, summer is over, I’m crying sad tears, boo end of summer, wah wah wah.” I do not feel that way. I’m a little surprised that […]

I Love Food

Date: August 5, 2011 at 7:57 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 38

I have no complaints today. Actually, that’s not true. I have one. I was woken up this morning not by an alarm, not by the sun, and not even by a rumbling stomach. I woke up because my toe hurt. […]

Thankful Things Thursday: On Being Tired But Perky

Date: August 4, 2011 at 8:28 am- by Ali- Comment(s): 26

I’m so sleepy. Turns out, averaging 5 hours of sleep a night will catch up with you. But who cares that I’m tired? I mean really. A former boss once shared an article with me called “No One Cares How […]