Advice for New Parents: Avoid Resentment

Advice for New Parents: Avoid Resentment

Red Barn welcomes back our new mommy expert, Emily Dahl, with another heartfelt advice post for new parents. Please leave a comment with your own suggestions on how best to address the problem Emily ...continue reading

Your Body after Baby

After Baby

So you’ve survived pregnancy, childbirth, and the crazy first months of a baby’s life. Congratulations, girl. You did it. Now let’s have a little talk about how you’re hating on your body ...continue reading

Baby: How to Travel with One in Public & Live to Tell about It

How to Travel with a Baby in Public and Live to Tell about It

By Emily Dahl Taking care of a new baby within the comfort of home can be...really something. Taking a baby into an actual public setting, where there are onlookers, can be completely traumatizing. ...continue reading

Tips for New Moms

Tips for New Moms

By Sarah Crooks I was asked to share tips for new moms and talk about the different changes we go through becoming moms. I laughed when I found that out. Oh . . . it was madness! Ha ha! It’s been ...continue reading

Survival Mode

Surviving Mommyhood |

By Emily Dahl Motherhood is a tricky thing. I truly believe it is life’s greatest calling. Nothing else can make my heart swell quite like my children do. Except maybe for hot fudge. But at the ...continue reading

Partnership: A Solution for Perfectionism


By Renee Bond Kicky’s last round of immunizations happened on a day when Jeff was the one taking care of her. Before that, I had taken on that chore because Jeff does not like watching anyone get ...continue reading