Michigan Governor to Sign Breastfeeding Law Today

Breastfeeding

At 3:30 this afternoon, Michigan's Governor Rick Snyder will sign into law the Breastfeeding Anti-Discrimination Act, which will ensure women's right to breastfeed their babies in public.SB 674 is intended to normalize breastfeeding and give mothers protection when providing human milk for their infants.The issue of breastfeeding has been controversial in Michigan.  In 2011, a "flash mob" of a dozen breastfeeding moms were interrupted by mall security at the upscale Somerset Mall in … [Read more...]

Is AZ High School Wrong to Honor Single Mothers?

Teen parents

When a young girl becomes pregnant, you want to help her to deliver a healthy baby.  You want to provide options:  adoption, or raising the child with assistance.You want her to feel love and acceptance, not shame, for having made a difficult decision--for choosing Life.  But....Do you want to celebrate the pregnancy, potentially encouraging other young girls to engage in premarital sexual activity?  Does public acceptance serve to glamorize a life-changing mistake? *     *     *     *   … [Read more...]

Moms, Dads, Kids, Singles, Everyone…This Movie’s For You

Moms Night Out - stars 1

The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world.Back in January, I reported my first impressions of the movie Moms' Night Out, after my set visit on location in Birmingham.Before that, in December, I wrote about my earlier interview with Patricia Heaton, who starred in the film but was also co-producer with her husband David Hunt.I told you about Moms' Night Out's sheer wackiness, its humor and pathos.  I called it a "frolicking good time" looking at motherhood's s … [Read more...]


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