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My Mom's Messages Matter Most

My Mom is my best friend. 

I know, that sounds like a cliche just in time for Mother’s Day but really, ask me any other day of the year, and I’ll tell you the same thing. She jokingly has always said “I can’t be your best friend, I gotta be your Mom!” but in all reality, she’s perfected bot...

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How The Modern Day Baby Journal Made My First Mother's Day!

Our precious baby is eleven months old today ...

and what they say is true: you really don’t know the kind of love you’re capable of until they place that squirmy, pink, squishy and in our case - screaming - bundle into your shaking arms. 

Our daughter changed our whole world. No, that’s not it, sh...

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Testimonies of faith, hope, and courage at Homeboy Industries 2019 Lo Máximo Awards Dinner

 

I’ve written a great deal about my personal story and relationships, and how they inspired me to create Keepster. But the more I keep my eyes and ears open to the world, the stronger my conviction about the need to preserve texting conversations grows. 

 

Last night I attended an event for ...

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Why I Give My Kids Gifts to Celebrate Mother's Day

Another year, another Mother’s Day is rolling around. I can’t believe it - you blink, and 26 years years of devoted and endless mothering have come and gone. To say it has been the privilege of a lifetime to be a mother would be a true understatement. That's why this Mother's Day, I decided to give my children gifts to cel...

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Dedication Page 101 with Keepster

 

How to write a great dedication page for your Keepster Book

Congratulations! You’ve decided to create your Keepster book, selecting your very favorite moments and messages, photos and emojis...bundling them together in the most personalized present yet. Cue all the confetti because you’ve just elevat...

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Q + A with Keepster Recipient

 

I Gave My BFF a Keepster Book (And Here’s What She Said About it)

Hi, it’s me again, Olivia. This time I’m back and no, it’s not with a gift guide for your husband who has everything. It’s a quick Q + A with my best friend Jenny - the very first person I gave a Keepster book to! She...

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A Keepster Couple "Why My Impossible-to-Shop-For Husband Loved Getting a Keepster Book"

 

Hi, I’m a sentimental millennial

Some people are impossible to shop for: either they have it, they don’t need it, or they’d rather skip presents all together! My husband would be one of those people. I don’t mean to make it sound like he’s difficult - he’s wonderful and the sw...

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