Monday, August 24, 2009

Baby Shower - Bless the Nest!

here are some pictures from the Nesting Baby Shower I recently threw for my SIL and nephew.

The invitation
The guest of SIL

A little birdie made of colored chocolate sitting on a bed on chow mein noodles for the nest atop the cake. I literally had to hand paint SEVERAL of them with food coloring to get a color variation in the next. Then I threw in some coconut for good measure as well.

The table setting with all the goodies and a bird cage for all those gift cards.

Baby Sundaes were a yummy treat!

Especially for big sister, Miss D.

Some nesty goodness... sent my dad to the store to get blue jelly beans...he came back with orange.
To his credit...they were out of blue, but ORANGE? Love you Dad! =)

It was a gift card shower because she was moving across country a couple days later. So we filled some of the time with a couple rounds of bunco! Good times


  1. Very cute and creative! I've heard of "orange eggs" before, haven't you? hehe


  3. Wow, I am impressed. How did you make the invitations? Did you print them at home? I just love how all the little signs and Bunco cards match the invite.

  4. Wow - what an adorable shower! You did a fantastic job!

  5. You are amazing...I could never compete with your party throwing have the spiritual gift of partying I swear.

  6. Shannon, you did such an amazing job! Perfection. Love your house photos too. It all looks lovely.

  7. very cute! Love the bird in the nests!

    Kim @

  8. Love your house photos!!!!

  9. Thanks for the ideas they have given I would like to use them in my cousin's baby shower. I loved to the theme of the bird, in my case makes it pink .. be impressed

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  11. My husband wanted to have a baby,, but he had an erectil dysfunction problem, so we decided to buy viagra and after that i could be pregnant. All my friend was excited with the new, so they organized an secret baby shower for me. It was wonderful.


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