Archives for June 17, 2019

The Dominican Republic, Haiti and Wedding Plans

“Lauren, my husband says I’m not going.” My matron-of-honor texted me this week and said her husband didn’t want her going. I don’t blame him. I didn’t want to go anymore. You’d have to be living under a rock if you haven’t heard about the recent deaths of tourists in the Dominican Republic. I think the number is at seven deaths and at least a hundred sickened since May of this year. … [Read more...]

Trump’s Attack on Breastfeeding

Photo courtesy of Yes Magazine Donald Trump serves college athletes McDonald’s, Wendy’s and Chick-Fil-A, what most people call junk or trash food because it has no nutritional value. So why is anyone listening to his or this administration’s advice when it comes to breastfeeding? Last year, the United States tried to strong arm the World Health Assembly into opposing a breastfeeding resolution … [Read more...]