A Shower

Yesterday, Emily and I headed to Washington for Heidi’s baby shower.

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Heidi and I went to high school together and she’s having her third kid.  Usually, you don’t have a shower for your third kid, but it’s been quite a while since Heidi’s had babies around.  Her daughter, Emma, is 10 and her son, Hudson, is 7.

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Yeah, she’s crazy.

Em and I were really excited for the shower, but Kennedy thought it was more important to nap.

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I love that she sleeps like that.  And look at her hands:

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Long fingers…pretty sure she’s going to be an incredible harpist.  And no, she doesn’t have a choice.  She has to take harp lessons.

It took us about an hour to get to the shower and it was so worth it!

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Em and I tried to get a good picture with Kennedy, but Kennedy refused to be serious about it.

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She’ll regret that later.

I gave up on Kennedy and started taking pictures with adults.  First up, Heidi and me:

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I’m sad that Heidi wore black because you can’t really see how big her bump and boobs are.  I always like to make fun of her huge boobs so that was a little disappointing.

And our friend, Kirsten, showed up too!!

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And we only had to take about 47 pictures to get an approved-by-Kirsten photo.  Success!!

And Em cuddled with the adorable Kellen:

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Don’t you love his hair?  I love it.  And now I’m trying to convince G to grow his hair out.

Later, we made him pose with Kennedy:

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Kennedy’s mad because I blasted her with the camera flash while she was sleeping.  I think it’s adorable when she furrows her brow…but she’s going to need botox on her first birthday if she keeps that up.

What I love is that everyone wants to hold a baby.  These kids were passed all around the room.  And this little girl, Paige, just loved Kennedy.  It was hilarious.

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I’m not so sure Kennedy thought it was funny, though.

Anyway, Heidi got a f*ckton of presents, which made me a little jealous.  One of my favorite gifts was this quilt:

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Emma made the quilt!!  Isn’t that amazing?  Totally adorable and it was so well done.  Truly impressive.

The shower was so much fun and I can’t wait to meet baby Ella next month.  By the way, when Heidi had Hudson, he weighed over 10 pounds.  See, I told you she’s crazy.

Cheers to babies and baby showers (as long as none of them are mine or for me)!!!

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1 Response to A Shower

  1. She’s going to have an Ella and an Emma?? They’ll never know who she’s yelling at! My brother is named Andy and I used to go by Mandy…whenever my mom would yell at one of us, we could never tell who it was for!

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