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Monthly Archives: April 2017

Yelp 5-Star Mom-Owned Business

In honor of Mother’s Day approaching, Yelp put together a list of 5 star mom-owned businesses in Chicago. I am excited and honored to be included on that list. Thanks, Yelp! And many thanks to my clients who posted such terrific reviews for Jen Soares Photography. As a consumer who regularly relies on Yelp reviews […]

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Mary - April 20, 2017 - 9:02 pm

Congratulations Jen! That is just awesome for you, well deserved! 🙂

Mom - April 21, 2017 - 5:07 pm

Dad and I are so very proud of you. Look what you have accomplished, all while raising two beautiful young ladies!

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is coming up! (Mike snapped this photo of me and the girls last Mother’s Day as I was setting up for mini sessions in Lincoln Park…and it’s one of my favorites. Look at how small and bald Baby Mae was!) Now is the time to order a mini brag book as the perfect gift […]

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Spring has Sprung!

My family had an exciting time celebrating Easter yesterday. The kids were pumped, the sun was shining, and we were all happy to enjoy the moment together. For those of you who celebrate Easter, I hope you had a lovely holiday. Spring has finally arrived in Chicagoland! Here’s to enjoying the sunshine.

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ANOTHER JSP Beach Party!

WOW, I am so excited! The Montrose Beach mini sessions that I announced last Friday booked up in less than 24 hours. So, what’s a girl to do? Why, throw another “beach party!” Exact same deal as the August block of minis, except we’ll be shooting a little farther north at Gilson Beach in Wilmette. […]

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Mikaela! Oh my goodness…the cuteness is overwhelming! I had the best time getting to know Melvy, her parents, and, the star of the show, her sweet 9 month-old last Saturday. Many thanks to Melvy’s Chuch, Soul City, for allowing us to use their beautiful space for photos. It was the perfect backdrop for this adorable […]

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