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This Latina Single Mom Dressed As A Man So Her Son Wouldn’t Feel Excluded At School

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When Yevette Vazquez dropped off her son Elijah at school last week, she noticed more cars were parked than usual. It turns out it was “Donuts with Dad” day at Sue Crouch Intermediate School in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Vazquez is a single mom, but that didn’t stop her from being there for her son. Instead of letting Elijah feel excluded, she drove home and quickly transformed herself from this:

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To this:

Credit: Yevette Vazquez/Facebook

Vazquez posted photos of her transformation on Facebook. ” I know seeing other dads with there [sic] kids isn’t easy for mine but its [sic] life,” she wrote in her post. “[At] least I can do whatever it takes to put a smile on that face, so here it goes.”

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The post has gone viral, having been shared more than 5,700 times as of this writing. Vazquez has also been bombarded with support and interview requests from around the globe, according to an update on her Facebook page.

Credit: Yevette Vazquez/Facebook

“It’s so much more than I ever expected to happen,” Vazquez expressed on the social media platform. “Me and my little ones are grateful because it was definitely a moment we will never forget!”

READ: Watch A Tejano Explain What It Means To Be A Mexican Man In Texas

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Laurie Hernandez And Her "DWTS" Partner Are Adorable AF


Laurie Hernandez And Her “DWTS” Partner Are Adorable AF

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Dancing With The Stars” season 23 won’t premiere until September 12, but Laurie Hernandez and her partner Valentin Chmerkovskiy are already giving everyone #friendshipgoals with their adorable Instagram relationship. They even have their own ship name: Valaur.

First, let’s just a take a moment to admire just how adorable they look together.

This could just as easily be the most adorable brother-sister selfie.

They both slay the Dubsmash game together, and it’ll give you all the #goals envy you can handle.

Oh. Em. Gee! Can we just go ahead and vote for the winner now? *casts vote for Laurie Hernandez because duh*

The two even throw perfectly savage shade at each other.

Damn, bro. Hernandez might have met her sassy match. #TKO

Secret bestie handshake? They already got that on lock, yo.

According to US Magazine, Simone Biles was being considered for the spot on DWTS, but Hernandez ultimately beat her teammate to appear on the show.

And their smiles perfectly compliment each other and light up the room. ?

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Solid promo shot🤘🏼✨ #TeamValaur

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Is it possible to be in love with two people at once? Answer: YES!

Even Hernandez’s official “DWTS” announcement was super adorable.


So, ladies and gents, we introduce the team to watch: #TeamValaur.

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team building exercises🔑 #TEAMVALAUR

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Seriously, they are took damn cute. You can see Hernandez try for another gold starting September 12.

READ: U.S. Gymnast Laurie Hernandez Had The Most Fun At The VMAs

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