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Jackie's Journey - How this all began

The MY STORY collection came about from a simple piece of sentimental fine jewelry I designed to commemorate my very unconventional journey into motherhood.A few years ago, I was a burnt out Wall Street trader. Although I had a successful 12 year run in finance, I was left angry and unfulfilled. A naturally free spirit, unnaturally confined to white button downs and a strand of pearls for far too long, I decided travel was what I needed to clear my head. So I up and quit my job to leave for my first stop, Africa. I wasn’t really sure what I was looking for, running away from, or chasing, but I knew I needed to get away to find myself,...

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Dear Julia

Dear Julia, From the moment I met you, my world was complete. You were everything Mommy ever needed but never knew she was missing for a long time. Since your very first breathe, its been a greatest, scariest, most fulfilling journey I have ever been on!  My hope for you is that you will always be fearless, inspired and confident but Mommy knows life has a way of trying to dull our sparkle. Don't let it! And I will always be here to remind you of how much you have to bring into this world! I love you with all my heart!  xoxo, Mommy (Jackie)

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