Camp Lejeune: lessons on breast cancer and drinking water

Ever heard of Camp Lejeune? It’s a Marine Corps base in North Carolina whose polluted water proved to be the source of myriad health issues for a generation of military families stationed there — families who got a bit of closure this week. Notably, about 80 Marine males that spent time at the base have … Continue reading

East vs. West: waterwise

I’ll start my premier post with one of the food-oriented observations that has been bubbling up in my brain since we moved to the DC area from north of Seattle (to be specific, from Anacortes to Alexandria). Though I lived over an hour outside of Seattle, I spent enough time there to draw some cursory … Continue reading