The Breastfeeding Conundrum

by Paula Claycomb Having worked for many years with UNICEF, I should have remembered that 1-7 August is Global Breastfeeding Week. But it was only when I opened my local newspaper, the Santa Fe New Mexican, that I was reminded of this annual campaign to universalize breastfeeding. The editorial disturbed me. It was not its […]

Farewell South Africa, Hello New York!

by Paul HoeffelAfter five years of representing Rain Barrel in Pretoria, I have returned to New York City where it all began. It’s good to be back – New York is home – but disengaging from home and friends and daily life in South Africa is difficult. And New York is a different city from […]