Are you a superwoman?

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Happy Thanksgiving!!

Okay, YES! I realize it’s not thanksgiving yet, but on T-day I’ll be hanging out with this cutie pie. Who is on her way to grandmother’s house, over the hills we go…! (in her cute wheels).

Today, I’m supposed to be cleaning the bathroom. Doing laundry. Making beds.

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Two babies on the way…

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Hey friends!

I hope you’ve had a fantastic summer! I’ve spent it travelling—got to meet some of my Susie May Superstars in Cincinnati at the Christian Romance Readers retreat. Super fun to hang out with my reader friends!!

I’m ending my summer with an Epic Warren weekend…We’re going to hang out at the Minnesota State Fair (there may be a bucket of cookies involved!)

And go boating on the lake.

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Freedom & the Fourth!

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Hey friends!

We had a wonderful time as a family celebrating 4th of July a couple of weeks ago. It always gets me thinking…about hot dogs, fireworks and watermelons! And, for we Americans, being grateful we live in a country where we’re free to share our opinions, and believe in the right for us to have them.

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Summer, sailors, and snowboarding!

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Summer is here! I’m so ready for sunny days and balmy nights.

It’s been a busy month! I hosted Memorial Day Madness weekend at the Warrens, and my sailor, Pete, flew in from Norfolk to hang out with us. Just in time for me to see this:

(he’s single,

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Making a splash!

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Did you know that I’ve been in Florida, getting NOT eaten by a shark, but earning my Open Water Divers certificate.

For those who knew, thank you for all your prayers and warm wishes—Here’s my newly minted card!

But it wasn’t without a bit of,

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Thursday Tune-up: Surviving Christmas Dinner

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Ingrid’s Insights to Christmas Dinner

I’m all about Simplifying and Cherishing this holiday season and over the past month, I’ve taken over Susan May Warren’s blog. I’m nearly to the end of my month, and I thought I’d take on the Sacred Cow this week. . .or rather the Sacred Turkey.

Let’s talk: Christmas dinner

Turkey.

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Thursday Tune Up: Take another look at Gift-Giving

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Ingrid’s Insights to Christmas Gifts

No, this is not a list of 100 things you can give for less than $50. 

It’s not a list of cool pinterest craft gifts.

It’s not an encouragement to pick gifts from the Samaritan’s Purse catalogue and give a goat to the needy (although you can if you want) but by visiting zegarki you will find the best gifts you could ever give out.

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