The Stories

For our Mom.

"This locket is for my mom. It’s of me and my 3 sisters! My mom is a great mom, and a phenomenal Grandmom (to 11!). We give her a lot of gifts specific to her being a Grandmom- I wanted a gift that would highlight “her girls”. Because that’s how she talks about us- “My Jennifer”, “My Sarah”, “My Rachael”, and “My Megan”. She raised 4 strong women- and as a very young mom, she basically grew up alo…

I love my locket!

"Hello Locket Sisters, I just wanted to say that I love my locket :) I don’t get to wear it often just yet since my daughter loves to pull on it. You guys did an amazing job. The locket is so precious to me - thank you again.Xo,Jacinthe"…

For my Dad.

“For my father, David. He almost always wears a hat — the one I remember the most from when I was little is the Yum Yum hat he’s wearing in this photo. He would try to take a nap on the couch and my brother and I would pile on top.”

A gift for yours truly!

“For yours truly! Also in support of Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep where I’m a volunteer photographer as well as the Area Coordinator in my area for 13 years. I try to shoot at least one formal session of our granddaughters annually. The best time is when they are dressing up for the Nutcacker Ballet. The excitement and enthusiasm is always REAL - the extra images are used in creating a fun, entertai…

Our sister, Stacy.

"Made this one for our sister in Chicago. Our Dad sends all of us sunset photos from the cabin, and it’s the place where we all come together for our Mom’s stiff margaritas and stiffer dark roast, our Dad captaining the boat, and the annual race across the lake (I usually win, but who’s keeping track?). Now she can keep a piece of home close to her heart."…

My daughter, Aria.

“This is a photo of Aria with her papa on a hike less than a year before he unexpectedly passed away. When he got sick he asked her what she wanted to do together when he got better and she said a waterfall hike, but he never recovered so this photo is very special to her.”