Tag Archives: Health

The Breast Express is Coming!

The Breast Express is coming to Washtenaw County! The 40-foot pumpsuite on wheels is traveling across the country to celebrate women who nurse and pump and to drive greater community support for breastfeeding. The tour is also to celebrate the launch of the pumpspotting app, designed to help nursing mothers locate places to pump or nurse, connect with other breastfeeding mothers, and more.

Keep Calm and Be Mindful: Mindful Parents and Educators Course Offered at the ‘U School’

Parents and educators would generally agree that there is always room to become more calm, present, and connected when interacting with children. Charlie Sutherland, preschool educator at the U School in Ann Arbor, has worked as an educator for 16 years. While Sutherland was working as a high school English teacher he became overwhelmed, overstimulated by all of the expectations and constant transitions in the school environment.