Why the “Trash Natural Birth” Movement Needs To End

It’s kind of ironic that after writing about the effective ban on water birth yesterday that I ran across this piece of drivel today. Don’t click on it.  Don’t even give the author the satisfaction of more pageviews.  It’s really not worth your attention, or the five minutes of your life that you will never get […]

Why I Love Fresh Turmeric (And 6 Ways to Use It)

Image by Howard Walfish It was more than a year ago that I discovered turmeric. Well, really, I first discovered it in an ancient bottle of curry powder on my parents’ stove when I was 19.  I was just really learning to cook, and I sprinkled it on chicken and thought it tasted good.  It was […]