The Diary of a Happy Mom: 40 and Beyond

The trials and tribulations of an adventurous modern mom

Category Archives: PARENTING

Girls Night Out

Tonight me and my girl went out for a special dinner. Lately I’ve been so distraught and distracted that its been hard on my children. They have needed me more … Continue reading

November 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Another Special Birthday

November and December are birthday months. Within a six week period, we have my children’s birthdays four days apart, followed by Thanksgiving, my birthday and my husband’s birthday in December … Continue reading

November 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

Raising smiles

It is that time of year again. November marks the birthdays of my two children Max and Sophia, born two years and four days apart.  I still can’t believe the … Continue reading

November 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Because you are a girl

Last week, I finally watched the brilliant documentary “Miss Representation.” Written and directed by Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Miss Representation is about how women are depicted in mainstream media and the devastating … Continue reading

November 2, 2013 · Leave a comment