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A few pics from the baby shower

I had a wonderful day yesterday at my family baby shower!  I am truly blessed with the best family and I am forever thankful.  My Aunt Mary Jane opened up her home and provided a very yummy spread.  My cousin Jill provided a few games, including this one…

She melted six different candy bars in diapers and we had to guess what they were.  I only guessed two correctly.

My very talented cousin, Amy, usually gets paid to make these cakes, but I got this one just cause she loves me :)

This was the gift that freaked me out the most.  Do you see how small these are?!  Adorable.  Please note the 7+ month baby belly.

Most of my haul for the day.  These next few pics are taken in the baby’s room so you can see the two colors on the walls.

Here are my bookish gifts.  The Raggedy Ann blanket was made for me by a family friend for me as a baby and my Mom included the photos of me with the blanket while  I was still in the hospital. 

I also received  some very cute baby outfits already hanging in the closet, a few personal items for me, and gift cards, of course!  After the girl fun the men came out and we grilled and hung out and enjoyed the evening.  My swollen still have not recovered.

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August 29, 2010 - Posted by | Pregnancy

25 Comments »

  1. That cake is so beautiful, and your presents look fabulous!

    Comment by rhapsodyinbooks | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  2. Oh, what fun! The cake is gorgeous and it looks like you got enough stuff to set that baby up in style!

    Comment by bermudaonion | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  3. How sweet; nice gifts — thanks so much for sharing.

    Comment by diane | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  4. That cake is awesome!!! I love all of your gifts! So can not wait for baby!!! What a beautiful day for you with your wonderful family!

    Comment by Staci | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  5. Oh, you had such a lovely shower! I’m so glad you’re enjoying this special time. Hugs to you, Stacy!

    Comment by Beth Hoffman | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  6. Looks like your shower was a lot of fun — I’d never heard of that melted candy bar game, very funny!

    How special to have that Raggedy Ann blanket, and the baby pics … thanks for sharing the day with us (go put your feet up!)

    Comment by Dawn - She Is Too Fond of Books | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  7. Woohoo for a Baby Buckeye! :)

    Comment by Mandy | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  8. Oh so fun – love the pictures!

    Comment by Bookjourney | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  9. Lots of special memories there, thanks for sharing the photos. Hope you get a chance to rest your poor feet!

    Comment by Teddyree | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  10. The cake is lovely, and so are your gifts! :)

    Comment by Melody | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  11. Looks like you had a fun time!

    Comment by Trisha | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  12. Thanks so much for sharing with all of us! Such a nice bunch of things and, yes, baby clothes are little. LOL

    Comment by Kay | August 29, 2010 | Reply

  13. Looks like you had an awesome day. Thanks for sharing the photos.

    Comment by Carol | August 30, 2010 | Reply

  14. I wish I could send something for you too. It is already 7 and a half months. Don’t worry, the day you deliver your swollen feet will go back to there normal size :)
    I had really bad swelling too and they increased when we shifted our house at 8 months :)

    That cake is so awesome, I would have taken a bite :)
    I am glad you have so many great gifts and it is so nice to see you and be happy like this! I am sure it is going to be all ok and great!

    Comment by Veens | August 30, 2010 | Reply

  15. Aww…the clothes are so adorable, I love seeing baby clothes :)

    The cake is gorgeous. Great pics Stacy, thanks for sharing them with us.

    Comment by VioletCrush | August 30, 2010 | Reply

  16. Oooooh, baby stuff! How I love baby stuff. Everything’s so tiny and just precious. Your baby shower looked like it was a wonderful time.

    Comment by StephanieD | August 30, 2010 | Reply

  17. If you read the baby books, you’d realize that the pesticide helps eliminate the need for vaccinations. And, needless to say, 2 kids and no pests. That can’t be a coincidence.

    Glad you (and Jayson from the looks of these pics) had a great day.

    Go Bucks.

    Comment by The old roomate | August 30, 2010 | Reply

  18. You made me want to go get pregnant and have a baby shower now. LOL! Look at all the beautiful pressies!

    Comment by Alice Teh | August 31, 2010 | Reply

  19. I loved the pictures! As I can’t do anything else, I send you cyber hugs!

    {{{{HUGS}}}}

    Comment by gautami tripathy | August 31, 2010 | Reply

  20. Awww…everything looks so nice. You truly had a wonderful shower. The diaper game is new to me. I’ll keep that in mind for the next shower I plan. Have fun putting everything away util the time comes :)

    Comment by jennygirl | August 31, 2010 | Reply

  21. OK .. that is the funnest baby show game ever!!!

    And you got a lot of stuff!!!!

    You are so cute … and so is all the baby stuff. Gosh … I love baby stuff.

    Comment by Jenners | August 31, 2010 | Reply

  22. Looks like a great haul. Im glad the day went so well. Sounds like you had fun!

    Comment by Caspette | September 1, 2010 | Reply

  23. That’s a lot of great stuff! I remember folding all the little onesies when I was pregnant and couldn’t believe how small they were! And when I packed everything away, I couldn’t believe my daughter actually fit into them at one time. Glad you had a wonderful day!

    Comment by Anna (Diary of an Eccentric) | September 1, 2010 | Reply

  24. A special memory was made! What fun. :) I love the Raggedy Ann and Andy blanket.

    Comment by Thoughts of Joy | September 1, 2010 | Reply

  25. Your shower sounds like it was such a special day for you with wonderful memories! These are the best times being showered with love and preparation for the baby to be. You look great Staci and don’t worry about the weight gain…that can make for a healthy baby:) Thanks for sharing the pictures, you sure did make out on gifts:)I love the Raggedy Ann & Andy blanket and that it was yours as a baby. Those onesies are tiny aren’t they?! I can’t wait to see baby pics here soon and I hope to meet up with you soon!

    Comment by Bonnie | September 11, 2010 | Reply


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