Join us as we participate yet again in a community supported benefit auction. Power to the people.
Still We Rise auction #6 December 11th - 18th featuring hundreds of makers, artists, brands and shops offering their amazing items and experiences to raise awareness and money for the crisis at the border. 100% of every dollar benefits @fams2gether and @circleofhealth to help with their critical work on the ground to keep families together and fight for those who need us most.
Anthony Bourdain once wrote: “Americans love Mexican food. We consume nachos, tacos, burritos, tortas, enchiladas, tamales and anything resembling Mexican in enormous quantities. We love Mexican beverages, happily knocking back huge amounts of tequila, mezcal, and Mexican beer every year. We love Mexican people — we sure employ a lot of them. Despite our ridiculously hypocritical attitudes towards immigration, we demand that Mexicans cook a large percentage of the food we eat, grow the ingredients we need to make that food, clean our houses, mow our lawns, wash our dishes, and look after our children. As any chef will tell you, our...
Aretha Franklin will be remembered as a civil rights activist, a leader in the women's movement, and the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Queen of soul. In her own words: "I didn’t think my songs would become anthems for women. But I’m delighted. Women probably immediately feel compassion and relate to the lyrics. We can all learn a little something from each other, so whatever people can take and be inspired by where my music is concerned is great." "My cousin once told me not to take other people so seriously....
Given' you something to jam to all summer long, one playlist at a time.
Anne Rivera is a wet plate photographer, vintage collector, music lover, nature enthusiast, and mother to five.
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On ancestry: "I come from a lineage of broken male-female relationships, abuse of power, and mistrust. Only when I saw that clearly was I able to resolve those conflicts in my own relationship. Connecting to the past and knowing our history makes us both bruised and beautiful." . On her journey: "Through it all I have learned to laugh and cry and grow. I look at the woman I was in my 20s and I see a young lady growing into confidence but intent on pleasing everyone around her. I now feel so much more beautiful, so much sexier, so...
"They asked me to cover up, so I did"
Happy breastfeeding week.