Author: Dominique Browning

Dominique BrowningDominique Browning is the co-founder and Senior Director of Moms Clean Air Force, a special project of the Environmental Defense Fund. She is a writer and editor — and the mother of two sons. She blogs at Slow Love Life and writes regularly for the New York Times and TIME.com. Dominique contributes to W, Wired, Whole Living, and Good Housekeeping, among other publications. She has spent most of her journalistic career in the magazine world, as an editor at Esquire, Texas Monthly, Newsweek, and House & Garden. She is the author of several books; the most recent is SLOW LOVE: How I Lost My Job, Put on My Pajamas, & Found Happiness.

Stop And Give Thanks

BY ON November 26, 2013
Thousands of untested chemicals are in our bodies and the bodies of our children, and exposure to industrial chemicals has been linked to cancer, infertility, neurological problems, and more. Our federal chemical policy is not working. A bill introduced in the Senate, the Chemical Safety...

TOPICS: Politics, Toxics

Tired of Negativity?

BY ON November 21, 2013
Tired of negativity? I am. I fall into it myself — and it feels awful. Or there’s the “Oh Dear, there’s nothing I can do” feeling. Depressing. So many things are working against solving huge and urgent problems. But then I meet people who give...

TOPICS: Activism

Let’s Talk, And Let’s Listen

BY ON October 31, 2013
One of my life rules is very simple, but not always easy to follow: Just Show Up. Being present — at a friend’s celebration, at a memorial, at a lecture — matters so much, even though many things get in the way, whether scheduling conflicts...

TOPICS: Toxics