Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week

Today kicks off Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week. If you’re new here, hi! I’m Ali, and I have Crohn’s Disease ....more

Party Time: Our Wedding Reception!

All the wedding recaps in one place, because we live in an “In Case You Missed It” world… The Week The Stress The Prep The Ceremony And now: The Party! HANDS UP PARTY TIME. When Brian and I started wedding planning, we learned very quickly that...more

Making It Official: Our Wedding Ceremony

Today, I’m here to talk about our wedding ceremony. Here’s what we’ve already covered… The One Where It’s Wedding Week The One With All The Stress The One Where We Get Ready In Onesies Airing out my armpits while waiting for the walk down the aisle. (Whatever, I was warm!) Rollin’ with my homies ....more

Wedding Day!

Catching up? Here’s what you may have missed (or purposely skipped because maybe you’re mat at me? I don’t know): Kicking off Wedding Week! ...more

The Two Days Before

The two days before our wedding were two of the most intense, stressful days I can recall. Nothing traumatic or tragic happened — not by any means. In fact, we were pretty much sticking exactly to the schedule we had mapped out, which is practically unheard of for both Brian and my parents ....more

Wedding Week!

This is your official warning: The time has come to write about The Wedding. I have so much to say (such a surprise!), so I’m breaking it all down into many posts over several days. If you typically come here for the running stuff (which has been mostly MIA since like 2012…) or the Crohn’s stuff (check back here the first week of December!), your time will come again soon ....more

Getting To Know Everything About You

I don’t think I’ve ever done one of these blog survey things. I’ve always had plenty to say on my own. But on this drizzly Tuesday morning, I feel like writing, and yet I’m suffering from a bit of writer’s block ....more

New York City Marathon 2015 Recap: From The #Mile7 Water Station

I have no voice, my whole body is sore, and I’m exhausted. I woke up yesterday with a slight hangover and a major urge to register for the next race I can find. It is officially the week after the New York City Marathon ....more

Honeymooning In Kenya, Part IV: Giraffe Manor!

Our Kenyan honeymoon was so special and wonderful and amazing and I’ve loved looking back and reliving all of it. All those emotions. First we flew for 138 hours, spent a quick night in Nairobi, and then flew to Samburu for our first safari adventure ....more

Honeymooning In Kenya, Part III: The Coast

In this installment of “Ali & Brian’s Honeymoon in Kenya,” we head to the coast for a little laziness after all that sitting around a jeep every day! Here’s a recap from our first safari adventure in Samburu, and here are the tales from our second safari in Masai Mara. These guys!! ...more