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Today on Five for Five we’re talking about pictures. I’m going to take that to mean photographs.

Because I’m the blogger here and I’m in charge. 6 more words


Bigger Picture Moments with 5 for 5

Every week we ask you to write your life out loud and capture those simple everyday moments that make up the bigger picture of your life.   117 more words

Bigger Picture Moments


Much of my day is spent telling small people to use their words, and my evenings are spent bending words to my professional whims. So a… 290 more words


Great Writers: Recovering Word Addicts

Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something. (Plato)

This confirms it….I’m a fool.

Actually…I’m a foolish word addict. 592 more words



Panic sets in whenever I have a blog topic assigned to me. Today’s Five for Five topic is Change.

The parent in me wants to talk about how children change: how each day with a newborn is completely different, how infants can be the same for a week and then pivot in a new direction, how older children change in little ways every day but you really notice new words, new skills, new moods… 423 more words


Taking Control of Change

Day One of Momalom’s Five for Five

For most of my life I have been thrown around by change.

My mom likes to tell the story about how I handled a family move when I was two years old.  535 more words

Life Balance

Let it Go

Post for Momalom Jen (and me…) for Six Word Fridays:

Let it go, it’ll be OK

Why do I worry so much?

It’s really quite annoying; this fear. 49 more words