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.

Drink Some Water!

BY ON July 26, 2012
Moms Clean Air Force just launched a “DRINK SOME WATER” campaign—to help parents understand why it is so important to cool down during heat waves, and to bring home the connection between global warming, extreme temperatures, and children’s health. Heat stroke can be fatal. Global...

TOPICS: Heat and Extreme Weather, Motherhood, Pollution

Heat Stroke And Our Children

BY ON July 17, 2012
At my house, “Drink Some Water!” has become a family joke. I think a glass of water is the cure to everything: altitude, attitude, tummy ache, heartache, jet lag and nightmares. My sons roll their eyes: “Drink Some Water!” But this summer, the perils of...

TOPICS: Pollution