Fun Visit to Iowa

Last weekend, I traveled to Iowa City with Henry and Carter to have a fun weekend with family. Vish had planned a golfing weekend with his friends up north for the Midwest Ryder Cup, while we headed south to Iowa. I decided it would be easier to spend 10+ hours in the car with Henry…

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Happy Birthday Henry!

It seems like only yesterday that we were packing up in the middle of the night and heading to the hospital, ready to welcome the newest addition to our family. A year later, it’s hard to remember where all the time went. Between health scares and helmets, Henry has gone from cute and cuddly to…

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Swimming Lessons!

With spring here and summer around the corner, it’s about time for the pools to start opening in a few weeks. With that in mind, these past few months have been a good time to get Carter reacquainted with the water, by signing him up for swimming lessons. Carter has always loved the water, and…

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Henry’s First Haircut

Carter and Henry both entered this world with full heads of amazing hair. Carter’s hair started to thin out around 3-4 months, however, Henry’s has never stopped growing. Vish and I have been joking that his hair has been incubating under his helmet, growing longer and longer until eventually poking out the sides of his…

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Ice Skating!

Living in Minnesota, there seem to be ice skating and hockey rinks everywhere you look. One of the true signs of winter is when the local park gets flooded and setup for this, including most of the ones near us. After visiting these rinks a few times, Carter asked if we would take him ice…

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Winter Hibernation 2015

Another year and another busy holiday season for the Yem Family blog. Between visits to Iowa City and Henry deciding sleep is no longer a necessity, we’ve kept both busy and exhausted. These last few weeks we think Henry has turned a corner, and in turn, so have we! What have we been up to…

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A Busy November

November was a busy month for the Yem Family. Continue reading below to see what we were up to last month! Henry Starts Baby Food November started off with a bang for Henry, as he got to try solids for the first time. He had been eyeing us from his seat at the dinner table…

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Halloween 2014

Halloween this year was very fun for our family. As Carter gets older, he gets more and more excited about holidays — Halloween was no exception. Carter’s favorite characters lately have been from Jake and the Pirates, and we were able to find him a Jake costume for Halloween. He was very excited to wear…

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Back to Work

The last 16 weeks have flown by. I cannot believe that my time home with Henry is coming to an end that it is time for me to go back to work already. I have really enjoyed all of the time that I was able to spend with Henry, despite the early struggles getting used…

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Newborn Photo Shoot

A week after Henry was born, we scheduled a photo shoot for him and the rest of the family. Our photographer captured some shots around our house, and did a phenomenal job with Henry and all his adorable outfits. Somehow, Henry managed to sleep through the entire shoot. Given his sleep schedule this past week,…

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