Baby Shower Fun!

So this weekend was a busy weekend! Jenny, a friend of mine is getting ready to have a beautiful baby girl! Hopefully a great Valentine’s present, even though she’s hoping it comes before that. This weekend a group, that I consider my second family, threw her an awesome baby shower at Nancy’s house. Nancy, is like the group leader, her house has brought a group of friends together that has grown to be as close as a family.

Saturday was spent making the famous diaper cake! It turned out absolutely adorable, and thanks to my sister Liz’s amazing elephant topper it was a big highlight of the party. Of course, after we had the cake together we thought about the fact we should have done a step by step tutorial. Sorry, with all of the excitement I do not have a tutorial for that. What I will tell you is, it is super easy, and if you are interested in the exact step by step instructions on how we built the cake, please email me. I will be happy to send you the directions!

Here are some pictures of the intense concentration it took, along with three people, to get the stickers to look almost centered. I was so frustrated with those stinking stickers by the end. The swirl design made it difficult to make the three letters look evenly spaced.

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Kayla obviously didn’t think I could handle it on my own! So she steps in!Caroline of course is the resident supervisor. No one can get in Kayla’s way when she is on a mission!

Here is a picture of the final result. Still not satisfied with the letters, but over all I think the diaper cake came out absolutely adorable. Not to mention I can’t even tell you the amount of fun had that night. There probably has never been so many laughs ever when making a diaper cake as we had. I tell you we should def. have our own show we would have people cracking up all the time!!

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Look at that elephant so darn cute you just can’t stand it!

One thing I just had to have for the dad to be, who was feeling a tad left out, a Dad’s Doody Kit. Every dad must be equip with something as awesome. It came with tongs, goggles, and a nose clip for the diaper changing experience. Along with Advil and a beer, of course those two can be used after the diaper changing experience, and there were two Snickers candy bars, because it is important that the dad reward himself for a job well done!! I wish Kaylon the best with the baby girl when she gets here! I imagine it will take about 2.6 seconds for him to become completely wrapped around her little finger! Best of Luck!

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It wouldn’t be a gift from me without a little scrapbook! Since Nancy bought Jenny the 12 month stickers to take a picture each month I thought she would need a little place to put them, so I made a little paper scrapbook for her!

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And just because there was a lot of fun had at the party, and quite a few cute pictures, here are a few more pictures from the party!

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And I think this picture sums up everything. Thanks to Kayla’s quick thinking Nancy has this saying in her house, and it just fit the theme of a baby shower too well!! Life Happens!!!! Enjoy and as always I hope everyone is crafting away!!!

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Congrats Jenny and Kaylon! I can’t wait to meet your beautiful little girl!!! One month to go as of today!!!!!!

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