Henry Turns 3

It is hard to believe that it has already been 3 years since Henry joined our family, arriving 2 weeks early in the middle of the night! Since Henry is the baby of our family, my love for him and relationship with him is very special. At times, I need to remind myself that he…

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Happy Father’s Day to the Best Around

Not a day goes by where I am not in awe of the wonderful Dad that Vish is to Carter and Henry. From the moment they were born, he literally has been Super Dad. He is always thinking of creative games, introducing them to new activities, and overall making them laugh every single day. His…

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The Dog Days of Summer

With longer winters in Minneapolis, we always try to squeeze as much into summer as we can. As the kids are getting older, we are continually discovering fun things to do in and around the Twin Cities! Summer this year as flown by. We have definitely been making the most of it and taking advantage…

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Encore

For the past few months, Henry has been a non-stop singing machine. Whether we’re in the car, at the store, or at the dinner table, it seems that he’s always belting out a tune. With that in mind, it was no surprise that he recently wanted me to document his vocal prowess. The results are…

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SB2K17

For Carter’s first official Spring Break, we traveled to Orlando to see my sister Bophar and make our first visit to the magical world of Disney. Sunday After our arrival late Saturday night, we spent Sunday relaxing by the pool, taking in the warm weather, and gearing up for the next two days at Disney.…

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We Have A Kindergartner!

Carter officially started Kindergarten near the end of August, and if these first few weeks are any indication, this is going to be a great year. He’s been excited to ride the bus every day and loves sharing his schoolwork when he gets home. Allison and I are looking forward to all the new experiences…

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Make Mini Apples Great Again!

It’s hard to believe it’s been almost 10 months since I last posted an update to the Yem Family blog. Increasingly busy schedules and chasing two active and healthy boys, always made for good excuses to put it off for another week. I also found that, three and a half years into a project that…

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Bye Bye Betty’s Bunch and Hello Henry to Kid Zone

The end of July marked another big milestone for Henry, as his time being a part of Betty’s Bunch came to an end. Vish and I both feel like we have basically hit the jackpot with our childcare experience. Having both kids start off at Betty’s provided them both with the best start they needed…

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Eight is Great!

July 19th 2008 – one of the happiest days of my life, if not the happiest! Vish has been my rock throughout the last 8 years and this year more than ever I am grateful to have him. He can always maintain rational decision making despite my over reactions to many situations and he can…

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The Craziness of Spring/Summer 2016

To say that our lives have been a little bit hectic over the last four months is an understatement. With each of the major events (and minor), I have been wanting to update our blog, but exhaustion and stress have gotten in the way (at least that is my excuse). Before Henry came along, it…

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