The Diary of a Happy Mom: 40 and Beyond

The trials and tribulations of an adventurous modern mom

Tag Archives: Life

Today I’m moving on

Today happens to be a very special day. It is my son Max’s 9th birthday. Nine years ago at 6:51 pm I delivered my first child and became a mother. … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · 4 Comments

I will never, ever give up faith and hope

I started the practice of yoga this week and am realizing how much I need this right now in my life to balance my body, heart and soul. Today I’m … Continue reading

November 9, 2013 · 2 Comments

Changing seasons

It snowed last night. Today I woke up to a whole world sprinkled in a light dusting of white. It was spectacular. I love the snowy pumpkin as for me … Continue reading

November 6, 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

If I had a million dollars

Starting today and running all throughout the month of November is National Blog Posting Month also known simply as NaBloPoMo. I have never done anything like this before but decided why … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Uncertainty

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” –Buddha I can’t believe its been a month since I’ve last … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

When Life Gets Dark, Stay Strong

“Let me not Pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless in facing them”. – Rabindranath Tagore A few days ago I got the phone call that made … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · 12 Comments

Five tips on setting up the perfect home office

Now that the kids are back in school it is time to set up my home office. Before children, I spent ten years in the corporate world as a sales … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · 11 Comments

And the Journey Begins

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt “I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning how to sail my ship”.  – … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · 8 Comments