Jos-Madelaine Standing aka known to simply go by “Jo” is a born and raised Virginian. As a teenager accepted into a world renown school in New York City she lived in multiple major U.S. cities before moving to Canada for nearly ten years where she studied both the creative and fine arts at Universities, Colleges and […]
I grew up in Utah. Got married shortly after graduating high school took one semester of college, and then quit when asked by new husband at that time to stop going and spend the time with him.
Challenges I overcame proved to myself I could do it
The first hurdle was starting the company. The […]
Captures the photographic memories of a lifetime.
Sandra lives in Houston, Texas. She owns her own photographic studio, It’s Your Turn Photography. Although I have yet to meet her in person, we have been participating in a professional photographers group that my uncle, Geof got me into “Fortbenders Photographers”. Sandra’s photographic work is very inspiring, […]
I was born in Santa Ana, California. I am the second of four children and the only girl. My family moved to Tucson, Arizona at the end of 4th grade and this is where my most formative years took place. I was always super outgoing, super busy and super involved. I was a cheerleader for 5 years, cheering every […]
I was probably very challenging to raise.
When I was a little girl, the only purpose my dolls served were for scale for the buildings I built for them. As the oldest child of a large family, I learned to be very practical and problem solving, for good–or not. Early on I started winning art […]
Life started with difficulties
Born at 24 weeks and not breathing upon delivery started life with difficulties. The most lasting of all of them, the lack of oxygen caused my Cerebral Palsy. At the time my parents didn’t know what was wrong with me, they just knew that I wasn’t behaving physically like a typical […]
I was born in Arizona and moved to Utah when I was seven-years-old. I am currently going to BYU to get my degree in Theatre Media Arts, Theatre Art Studies with an emphasis in costume design. I come from a wonderful family and I am the youngest of my three brothers.
Challenge you overcame and/or […]
I was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona and lived in the same house all my life until I went away to college. After working on my bachelor’s degree for three years, my parents divorced and my mom was emotionally struggling in a very debilitating way. I still had a younger brother at home […]
My name is Kilee. I grew up in Utah. I am a single parent of a handsome boy who is now 5 years old. I’m also a professional cosmetologist. I enjoy helping people and making them happy. I have had a few challenges in my life, one being when I was a child my […]
Ann Prine Sorkin
I’ve wanted to be a mother for as long as I can remember. This, in itself, is nothing unique or surprising for a girl growing up in the 1960’s. I grew up in a household with two supportive, stable, and loving parents. My mother and father provided everything I needed to grow up […]