Gucci Beauty names new 18-year-old model with Down syndrome

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Ellie Goldstein, an 18-year-old model with Down syndrome has starred in a Gucci Beauty campaign, which has been featured online by Italian Vogue. We are absolutely obsessed with this story and couldn't be more excited for Ellie...
A Letter to My Last Child

To My Last Child – This is it.

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Ok, I get it. You’re not a baby anymore. While I know that’s true with every fiber in my being, when I look at you, I can still see it. To my last child......

If you’re going to use your white privilege, do so in a positive way...

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Hello Loves. 2020 has definitely been one for the books. I'm sure many of us didn't think that we'd be living during a time such as this. For years, my people have done their...

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Resort is Opening First Texas Location in July

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Get ready to take a trip to Margaritaville, Texans! The Lone Star State is getting its own Jimmy Buffett-themed Margaritaville Resort on Lake Conroe near Houston, Texas. The new location is set to open on July 1, 2020. The...
black lives matter

Black Lives Matter, in the words of an 11 year old white child

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We are ALL people. You may be White, Black, Chinese, or Hispanic…any race, but we are all humans. We may look different or even act different, but we are ALL still people who should...

Ending Racism Starts At Home

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Like most of the world, I was shocked and upset by the news of what happened to George Floyd. For police brutality and injustice to happen again and again in our country is appalling...

If silence is consent, what can I say to support #blacklivesmatter?

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If silence is consent, what can I say to support #blacklivesmatter? As a white woman who lives in a white upper-class neighborhood, how can I speak from my place of privilege? I’ve struggled with...
Talk to your kids about race

Be the change you want to see in the world, talking to your kids...

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A few years ago, my 5-year old (a brown US citizen) wanted to discuss skin colors. I asked, “What color is your skin?”. The reply was, “White.” I took that opportunity to have a...
White Fragility

A fight against white fragility, the hate you give, and more | Resources for...

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I look at my children with hope and a desire for them to be the ones who speak up for injustices, one another and most of all, for love. This is a fight against...

Black Owned Businesses to Support in Austin

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One simple way that we can help the current fight for equality is by supporting the black-owned businesses in our community. They need us more than ever. In times like this, especially in times like...