Archive of ‘This Week’s Inspire Challenge’ category

September Inspire Challenge Recap

By Alicia Courtney

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We did it!  20 days of random acts of kindness to inspire others.  Some days were harder than others but we really did make a difference.  Incase you missed the challenges each week or want a list of your own, here they are! Click the pink links to see how I fulfilled each challenge. 1. […]

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Share Music

By Alicia Courtney

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I decided to get a little creative with the send someone music Inspire Challenge.  My friends and I use the app Snap Chat to send funny photos or videos to each other.  Or just to stress how tired we are [insert photo of head on desk].  But this time I hit some of my friends […]

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Tell someone thank you

By Alicia Courtney

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For today’s Inspire Challenge I had a list of people to thank a mile long.  On even given day I have a million people doing nice substantial things for me and my family.  And I try to thank them as often as I can.  Then I realized that today I should thank the one person […]

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Bring a Co-worker Coffee

By Alicia Courtney

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My co-worker happens to be my husband and he doesn’t like coffee (because he was born on a far away planet apparently) so I had to improvise.  Instead of bringing him a cup of coffee, I brought him his favorite energy drink.  These things are quite addicting so be prepared if you try them   […]

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Write a LinkedIn Recommendation

By Alicia Courtney

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It was a no brainer on who I was going to write a LinkedIn recommendation for for the Inspire Challenge.  Jackie was hired on as an intern when I was the Marketing Manager at KeyArt Publishing.  After the internship we hired her on full time and the company was never the same.  I miss working […]

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Inspire Challenge: Week 4

By Alicia Courtney

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We’ve made it to the final week of the Inspire Challenge for the month of September!  Only five more challenges to complete your month of making other people smile!  So here they are without further ado… 1. Send an unexpected thank you:  You can call it, text it, Facebook it to someone from your past, […]

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Feed a Friend

By Alicia Courtney

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Have I mentioned how much I love the Internet? And pizza? For my final challenge this week I sent my best friend, Jenny, a pizza while she was at work at Best Buy in Maryland.  All I had to do was go to Pizzahut.com, look at the latest local specials and put in her work […]

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Visit Someone

By Alicia Courtney

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Today I met my mom and grandparents for lunch.  My grandpa especially loves spending time with Annalise. (Remember how we added a second middle name, Arizona, to Annalise’s name after grandpa’s mom?)  And Annalise loves to hug on Papaw and give him sugar Annalise goes with my mom every Tuesday to see them and on […]

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Thank Someone in the Military

By Alicia Courtney

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We are so honored to have THREE immediate family members serving or that have served in the military.  My sister, Christina, my brother-in-law, David and my brother, Mark.  So, to say THANK YOU for all they have done (including all three of them serving during war time) Annalise made them medals!  We will be mailing […]

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Device Free Dinner

By Alicia Courtney

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Last night Chris and I just had to get out of the house.  It had been one of those days.  So we went out to dinner and despite all the chaos going on we put our phones away and not let anyone or anything interrupt our dinner.  Not using our phones to constantly respond to […]

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