Last month, Lauren sat down with us to share her experiences using CircleIt and what it means to her and her family. Lauren is born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and an avid believer in the importance of preserving family history. She uses CircleIt to preserve special moments in her children’s lives and encourages her extended family to capture historic moments and candid stories to be saved for future generations.

Sharing a 21st birthday beer with your father is a rite of passage for most American youth. But what if your father has passed away before your 21st birthday arrives? For Matt Goodman, the rite of passage seemed impossible. His father passed away in 2014, when Matt was only 15 years old.

Despite passing away years ago, this mother is still giving her kids life advice – in the form of pre-recorded videos.

The letter is the most important possession I have. I cherish it, as it is a way Mom communicated with me from beyond.

Two months after her father’s death, Bailey arrived home to find a surprise bouquet of flowers on her front porch.

Every year since his death in 2012, a delivery and personalized note appear on her doorstep for Valentine’s Day and her birthday.

On Valentine’s Day, a mere 2 months after her husband’s passing, a bouquet of vibrant yellow flowers and a single red rose arrived.

When their neighbor Ken passed away in October of 2018, the Williams’ family was surprised a large bag of Christmas presents for their young daughter for the next 14 years.