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#TexansThrive

In the face of a challenge, it's important to remember that we're not alone. Share your experience and perspective to remind other Texans that they aren't either.

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This is a uniquely challenging time. Many of us are isolated inside–worried about our health, our families, our communities, and our future. As we figure out how to adapt, it’s important to remember that we’re not alone. By giving voice to our experiences, we can remind other Texans that they aren’t either.
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Learn how people, organizations, and communities across Texas are adapting to new challenges - and empowering others to do the same.
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Reagan

COVID-19 has shifted my life in a whole new direction. Ever since the virus reached Austin, my school made students learn remotely....

Chef Guzman

Chefs are the heart of neighborhood restaurants, and Chef Joseph Guzman, is eager to get back in his kitchen....

Jerry

Hello! My name is Jerry McPherson. I am the Event and Logistics Manager an the Texas Beef Council....

Hannah

Circumstances surrounding COVID-19 might not bring about immediate feelings of thankfulness. After all, our plans and routines have been disrupted in many ways and people have been affected by illness, disappointment, financial strain,...

Ellen

I'm a sixth generation Texas cattle rancher with a love for continued learning, travel, fitness, and culinary adventures. While our family's ranch is steeped with history, we've never let tradition hold us back from progress and innovation....

Garland ISD

It seems like in a blink of an eye everything changed, and our world was turned topsy-turvy by the COVID-19 pandemic. Grocery stores were out of food, toilet paper was nowhere to be found, and schools--which are in many ways the heart...

Mila Clarke Buckley (@thehangrywoman)

Mila

“I always start my morning with a little bit of tea. Before, I’d scroll through my phone to catch up on the news for the day. But lately, I thought it might be better to just be mindful...and a little quiet."...

Arlet

Hi, everybody. Arlet here. I am the program coordinator for Living Healthier, which is very useful right now. It is 100% free, one-on-one health coaching that takes place over the phone....

PSJA ISD - #PSJATogetherApart

PSJA ISD

It seems like in a blink of an eye everything changed, and our world was turned topsy-turvy by the COVID-19 pandemic. Grocery stores were out of food, toilet paper was nowhere to be found, and schools--which are in many ways the heart...

Shelby

Hi! My name is Shelby, and I am the evaluations specialist for It's Time Texas. Working from home has definitely made me a little bit stir crazy, and I am sure that's the same for those of you who are fortunate enough to be able to...

Jenna's It's Time Texas Story

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How are you maintaining your health and sense of connection? What you are finding discouraging or hopeful? And what you are doing to help yourselves and others thrive?

Tell us about your experience and perspective on thriving as we adjust to this new normal. What’s working? What isn’t? What’s made you feel discouraged or hopeful? What are you learning – about health, well-being, and life – along the way?

We’re looking for stories of approximately 200 – 800 words to add to our #texansthrive story bank and share on social media. Thank you for using your voice to make a difference

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All across Texas, people and organizations are using #TexansThrive to share how they are learning to thrive in this new normal and helping others do the same. Share a photo. Share a video. Share an article. Share a story. Then nominate another Texan to join the conversation. Be sure to tag @itxtimetx so we can see and share all of the incredible ways you are helping each other thrive!