I remember my mom and aunt telling my cousin and I ( we were like 13 and 15) how lucky we were, that in their days they had to wear cloths, then pads with safety pins and these belts. Of course then we could not relate to what they were talking about!
Response to What Happens When Americans Try Haitian Food?:
Some of the most delicious tasting vegetables (among the best cassava, breadfruit, habanero) I had were in Haiti. I guess because they did not use any synthetic chemicals or fertilizers and the crops were grown in rich soil.
Response to This Is How You Make Black Bean Burgers:
I keep my bean burger mix up to 5 days in the fridge. You can also form them and freeze for up to a month.