Worth Waking Up For

That’s the view from my 3-mile jaunt this morning along the East River. Not too shabby, huh?

The run was pretty, but it wasn’t easy. I am so sore from yesterday’s gym session! I’m not complaining—it’s a good hurt and it means I worked hard—but my legs weren’t up for a speedy run today.

So I took it nice and slow, enjoying the sights and the unseasonably warm weather. It was 50 degrees when I finished my run!

Now it’s off to tackle the day. Coming up in the next few hours:

  • Work until 5
  • A trip to Whole Foods to pick up some trail mix supplies
  • BodyArt with Bethany at Crunch (Can’t wait to stretch out my sore muscles and do some deep breathing)
  • Taking out all the trash and recycling that’s taking over the apartment
  • Eating yummy pesto pasta leftovers for dinner
  • New “Glee” at 8:00! They’re going to Sectionals! Woo!

Have a great day!

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    1. Do you live on the Upper East Side? I just moved up here a month ago and I am already craving new running routes. Somehow I’m managing to get bored alternating between Central Park and the East River Promenade. Let me know if you have other routes you’d recommend!

  1. OMG MY BUTT HURTS SO MUCH. i had trouble walking out of the gym yesterday and now i can barely move. don’t know how you did spin AND a run this morning. i will see you at bodyart later! i didn’t bring a mat this time. kekeke =]

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I’m the creator of the Ali on the Run blog and the host of the Ali on the Run Show podcast. I’m also a freelance writer and editor, a race announcer, a runner and marathoner, a mom, and a huge fan of Peanut M&Ms, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (way better than the first one!), and reliving my glory days as a competition dancer in the early 2000s. I’m really happy you’re here.
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