Sherrie Nguyen

Mind. Body. Spirit. Whole Being.

There’s No Use Crying

February 22nd, 2017

…over spilled milk. Unless it’s breastmilk. But actually the tears this week started when I began to think about pumping, bottles, daycare, and going back to work in less than two weeks. And then my thoughts spider-webbed into images of less free time – short evenings with Amaya before bedtime, passing the baton to Andy so I can sleep,   

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All You Need Is Love

February 15th, 2017

Happy 10 weeks Amaya, and happy belated Valentine’s day. I usually don’t celebrate this Hallmark holiday, but since it is a reminder of love, I figured I’d jot down a few thoughts on one of my favorite topics. Family Love This past weekend was our first trip to Austin, and Amaya slept the entire drive   

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2 Months – A Turning Point

February 7th, 2017

Happy 2 months Amaya! You are like a new baby this month…actually just over the past 2 weeks! You are making good eye contact, starting to talk, and smiling lots. You are sleeping better too, and mommy and daddy are super thankful for that. Mostly, your presence is bringing out the best in me – a   

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Figuring Out the New Me

January 30th, 2017

I’m Ready to Have a Baby – I Thought Over the past 8 weeks of Amaya’s life, I’ve been struggling to accept, learn about, and embrace the new me. For 32 years I’ve been learning about myself and my tendencies – I like structure and control; I’m a doer; I’m stubborn in my ways; I’m giving;   

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