First Lady Blog

Mar 27

Let’s Support One Another

During this challenging time, Texans are proving that they never hesitate when there’s an opportunity to help a neighbor in need. Many of us are

Mar 5

Amplify Austin is March 5-6

Amplify Austin is here! Every year, I love to participate in this two-day event where a simple act makes a big impact across the city. By giving onli

Nov 22

Recognizing National Adoption Month

Two-year-old Sofia was among the first of many children adopted Friday, November 1st, the first day of National Adoption Month. Sofia was welcomed int

Aug 14

Beat the Heat

August is a busy time of year. It means back to school, end of summer, and hot temperatures! During this time, it is important to be mindful of elect

Jul 18

The Texas Film Round-Up is coming to Laredo!

Calling all South Texans! Here’s your chance to help preserve family memories and Texas history. The Texas Film Round-Up is coming to Laredo on

Jul 10

Be Prepared!

As hurricane season begins, I join the Governor in encouraging all Texans to take steps to prepare their homes and communities for severe weather. Se

May 21

Apply Now! 36th Annual Governor’s Volunteer Awards

Don't miss your opportunity to submit your nominations for the Governor's Volunteer Awards! This program in collaboration with the OneSta

May 6

Opening the Door to New Experiences

This week, we join the nation in celebrating National Travel and Tourism Week as the Governor has declared May 5–11 Travel and Tourism Week in T