Here is to the women who raised us.
Here is to the women who nurtured us with unconditional love.
The women who wiped our tears and turned our chins to the sky.
The women who waited for us bedside when we were sick.
The women who listened to our sorrows with open ears.
The women who paved a path for us when we felt lost.
Mother’s Day is around the corner and with this holiday comes more than what meets the eye when browsing the card aisle. Whether a celebration or painful day, reflection has close ties to this May holiday. It is a time that redirects your thoughts to childhood and evokes memories. A time that makes you giggle, cry and yearn for a hug.
A mother isn’t defined by gender or genetics. A motherly-figure shows unyielding love at all times while expecting nothing in return. But as we shed our childhood skin and develop into the young adults she once dreamt about, this is our time to return the favor. As I reflect on how I can equate years and years of unbending love to something I can fit in a box, I stumble. Because no gift will ever truly represent your love for your mom, step-mom, auntie, neighbor, grandma or whomever it may be. But we can get pretty darn close. This Mother’s Day, we are stepping away from the generic orchid and breakfast in bed tradition. We are showing the goddesses who raised us our love through a treasured memory we keep close to our
Five Reasons Why a Locket Makes the Best Mother’s Day Gift
- We keep our moms and motherly figures close to our heart. Lockets do the same. Simple as that.
- There is something about a locket that is sentimental. A keepsake; a secret stash of treasured moments; a subtle reminder of someone you love.
- It has a personal touch from you. Add your favorite picture of you two with our easy-peasy resizing tool.
- She will actually wear it. We’re not talking about a secondhand locket found at the local thrift store. A Token Of is a 14K-gold, virtue-based, French-enamel locket with a modern twist. There is even an authentic diamond on the back. It’s perfectly trendy and fits with any outfit. Trust us, she will love it.
- Lastly, it came from you. It’s a custom necklace that is unique to your relationship.
Pick from a plethora of virtues that remind you of your mama. Do they all speak to you? Pick based off charities. Yes, each necklace donates 10% of proceeds to philanthropies that we have collaborated with. A Token Of combines these special gifts into one: long lasting memories that speak to the soul while intertwined with a perfectly chic twist. Don’t just tell your mother how much you love her this Mother’s Day. Show her.
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