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.

Mom, Ditch Your Car And Ride a Bike!

BY ON November 9, 2011
Recent research from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences found that switching to bikes from cars for half the short trips Americans make, cuts air pollution. It’s estimated the reductions in car emissions of very fine particles, which lodge in the lungs, could be...

TOPICS: Pollution

Naptime Activism

BY ON September 26, 2011
No one knows busy better than a mom. I’ve got dear friends who have just had twins, and after a day with the infants, I’m exhausted. And I don’t have night duty. I remember those days as a young mother – I couldn’t even find...

TOPICS: Activism, Asthma, Pollution