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About cultofezzell

Ben's wife, Nora and Emeline's mommy. Finding the joy in this crazy family life while battling rheumatoid arthritis.

WHYYYYYYY

WHYYYYY can’t I be consistent in my writing???  I have half a mind to just hit publish on the millions (exaggerating only slightly) of partial posts I have hanging around just to prove I am making attempts.  Sigh.  Someone light … Continue reading

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Swiped

A couple nights ago*, someone, who shall remain nameless, locked one of our dogs outside overnight and let the other one inside. This morning when questioned, Nora said it was probably Swiper. Now, if you don’t have a toddler/preschooler, you … Continue reading

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I AM Still Grateful…

I haven’t kept up with my daily gratitudes, but I am still feeling grateful, and that’s what’s really important, right?  Right! I’m going to attempt to get back into the blogging swing at the very least.  For your entertainment, here … Continue reading

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Gratitude 8

For Thursday… Solo time with my firstborn.  Nora and I went to the circus and had an awesome time, just the two of us. I love doing things as a family, but there’s something extra special about just me and … Continue reading

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GratitOH WAIT THERE’S A PARK!!!

There’s a park next to my house.  This is not new, but the BRAND NEW PARK EQUIPMENT IS WAY NEW!!!!!!!!!!!!!  It is apparently waiting for another load of nearly hypo-allergenic, shredding not chopped, super kiddo friendly wood chips, but someone … Continue reading

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Gratitude 6

My kid loves music.  We were in the car listening to Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody, and Nora starts asking questions.  Her favorite question when a song starts that she isn’t familiar with (after “Can’t we just listen to Let It Go … Continue reading

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Gratitude 5

So, if you’ve been reading my little series, you’ll notice that I’m doing them the day after.  I mentioned my love of sleep yesterday… I generally end up sleeping rather than writing at night.  Eh. Amazon instant.  No discs, no … Continue reading

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Ingratitude

Here’s the deal.  I love to complain.  It is one of my most favorite pastimes.  It has brought me close together with some of my best friends.  I am grateful for all that I have, all the wonderful things I … Continue reading

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Gratitude 4

I’m grateful for snow. It’s pretty, even though I’m over winter and would like some warmth. I am grateful for the theater. I could write many volumes on the depth of my gratitude, but I’m sleepy, so I won’t. We … Continue reading

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Gratitude 3

I am grateful for the amount of sass in my eldest. She is strong and she is confident and those things will serve her well as a woman in today’s world. This morning as we were getting ready, she starts … Continue reading

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