January 2012

Keep On Repeating

by Courtney on January 31, 2012


I’m not getting sick. I’m not getting sick. I’m not getting sick… I’m hoping that if I repeat this enough, it will actually remain true. This morning when I woke up, I had a little bit of a scratchy throat, but I tried telling myself that it was just one of those “I slept with […]


The Big Birthday Dinner

by Courtney on January 31, 2012


So remember when I told you guys that I had better be thirsty last night for my birthday dinner? Well, here’s why… I had an enormous birthday margarita to tackle! There’s a local restaurant in our area called Bombers Burrito Bar, which is known not only for their amazing burritos, but also for their giant […]


In Need Of Suggestions

by Courtney on January 30, 2012


Heyyyy party people! First of all, thank you all so much for your wonderful “happy birthday” and “good luck at the new job” tweets, emails, messages, and comments. You’re all doing a pretty darn fantastic job of making me feel loved. Hugs to all of you!! So YES…this morning was the first “official” day at […]


The Big 2-8 Club

by Courtney on January 30, 2012


Last night was quite a great wrap up to an amazing weekend! First, let me catch ya’ll up on what you may have missed… My Magazine Writer Audition (<—featuring another VLOG!) Dancing Up A Storm He Had Been Listening Lots of Love Yesterday afternoon, I ended up going to the movies with my friend Eileen […]


Lots of Love

by Courtney on January 29, 2012


Maybe it’s because I’ve been talking about it all.week.long., but I am feeling like one of the luckiest gals this week with all of the birthday love that has been coming my way. For example, I received this amazing card in the mail earlier in the week. My lovely friend, Heather, wrote me the kindest […]


He Had Been Listening

by Courtney on January 29, 2012


Well I don’t know about you, but my Sunday has gotten off to a great start! I woke up at a pretty decent hour and decided to just get my workout in for the day. I took yesterday as a rest day, so I was ready to get back in action this morning. Plus, if […]


Dancing Up A Storm

by Courtney on January 28, 2012


Heyyy guys, good news! I *FINALLY* got my VLOG edited and put together from yesterday’s audition post, so feel free to head on over to the original post and check it out! I tried to have some fun with it. By the way, thank you all for your wonderfully sincere and amazing comments on that […]


My Magazine Writer Audition

by Courtney on January 27, 2012

**For most of you, the following post might seem a little out of left field, but if you keep reading on, I think you’ll see what’s up! If you had asked me two years ago what I’d be doing on this very day, January 27th, 2012, I can guarantee you that my answer then would […]


It May Not Be A Luau

by Courtney on January 27, 2012


WOO HOO, it’s Friday! I’m really hoping that today goes by quick because I’ve got some super fun plans for tonight. For the past few years, Jay and I have hosted a fun little birthday party at our house, since it’s the perfect excuse to get together with friends in the dead of winter. While […]


Birthday Week Surprise, Day 4

by Courtney on January 26, 2012


Today marked Day 4 of Birthday Week. And this evening, I was greeted with a lovely surprise bouquet of tulips. But not just any tulips…purple tulips. My most favorite color. Boy, I sure do love Birthday Week… And I sure do love this guy, too.