Carter Archive

Super Bowl

While the Vikings loss in the NFC Championship game was tough pill to swallow, we did out best in putting that behind us and taking part in the Super Bowl festivities here in Minneapolis. As cold as it was outside, we had a really fun time walking around downtown and taking in all the sights…

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Family Photo Shoot 2017

Here’s to a new year, with new adventures, and a new year’s resolution to post more updates! First, to catch up on some of the adventures I’ve missed… Another summer and another successful family photo shoot. A dreary, rainy day didn’t stop us from getting some high quality photos. The boys continue to get more…

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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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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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2015 Reflection

2015 was a great year for the Yem Family. There were so many great memories and fun things we did, that we barely had time to keep up with our blog! In honor of a New Year (even though it is already a few weeks in), I wanted to reflect back on 2015 and some…

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Visit to the Sunshine State

With my sister Bophar living in Florida for quite some time now, and having yet to visit her, we were long overdue. The changing of seasons, and Fall weather setting in, gave us the perfect opportunity for a nice vacation to the beach. Being Henry’s first time on an airplane, Allison and I were both…

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Heading North: Weekend In Duluth

Ever since our last trip to Arizona, Carter had been asking when we could go on vacation again. Given that was over a year ago, and with summer fading fast, we heeded to his requests and planned a long weekend in Duluth, Minnesota. We had never been to Duluth before, but had heard a lot…

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