Archive of ‘Oh, Yes You Can’ category

You Are My Inspiration Part 1

By Alicia Courtney

I tried to find the pics of us together when we did glamour shots but decided that wasn't the best idea :)

In my opinion, the coolest thing about life is that we have some control of it’s direction.  We may not end up at our preconceived destination but we can surely set our GPS north or south.  And most of the time, when you take a leap and head north when everyone else is headed south… […]

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Sacrifice

By Alicia Courtney

Life is all about choices.  And in certain circumstances, sacrifices.  In the spirit of Easter I thought I would talk about the sacrifices that Chris and I have made together to create this new life and the breakdown I had last week.  (Please do not think I am comparing us to Jesus.  That is just […]

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My 24th Year, A recap

By Alicia Courtney

Dad and I after Chris proposed.

Background:  For my entire life I have looked forward to being 24.  Sounds funny, I know.  When I was little I thought that magical number made me an adult.  I pictured myself with a college degree, a husband and expecting my first baby.  (Yes, I was obsessed with having a child even when I was […]

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Spiritual Sunday

By Alicia Courtney

After the service we got to see 2 baptisms!  What am awesome moment for them that we got to be apart of.

Those of you who know me well or maybe even just a little bit know that I have a very close relationship with God.  My family shares a closeness that is bound by our faith.  My dad and I even having matching tattoos to prove it.  Ask me about it some time Being here in […]

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Talkin' Bout My Generation

By Alicia Courtney

Butler Homecoming 2010

I had someone tell me this week “well it is good to hear about people your age making good decisions with their lives.  You don’t see that much anymore”.  That was really unsettling to hear.  And when I was looking at my homecoming pictures today I thought… I think we’ve got our $%^& together. A […]

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Operation Liberation

By Alicia Courtney

We are officially Hawaii bound!  We have decided to leave our comfy life we have built here in Indianapolis and take a huge leap of faith. Wait…what?! You guys are moving?  To Hawaii?? Deep breath… proceed. Once Chris and I realized we wanted to spend the rest of lives together (which was what… date number […]

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So it begins…

By Alicia Courtney

Christopher’s version: We sold the house, sold our cars, sold our shit, packed a couple bags and bought a couple one-way tickets. Alicia’s version: Well, first you have to understand that I’m on my period and I just got done talking to my mother… (lots of words) Nov. 16th around noon.

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