“If Motherhood Is The Ultimate Sisterhood – Then Our Sisters Are At Risk:" Author and First Responder Heidi Murkoff recounts her recent trip to Sierra Leone
I rubbed a lot of bellies last week, had a lot of hugs, did a lot of newborn cuddling. My kind of week – but with a very moving twist. Because it happened in Sierra Leone. This beautiful West African nation has suffered terribly over recent years – first through a brutal decade-long civil war, then through the Ebola crisis, which left thousands dead and countless children orphaned.