Here are some scenes from the double baby shower that Laurie and I threw for our dear friends Leena and Susan two weeks ago. Leena and Susan are sisters-in-law and share the same due date month of March, however, Leena’s baby boy came early, just two days ago!
the shower was a casual, luncheon affair
the mimosa bar turned out nice
little drink stirrers
mom-to-be Susan and me
little grab and go crudite cups
one of Leena’s gifts to Susan, a hand-knit jumper (Leena is scary-talented and creative)
the dessert table. each mama had their own cake.
doodles, by Laurie
some more sweet stuff
one of our littler guests with her mom (she loved playing with the balloon ribbons)
Laurie baked this gluten free cake for Leena – I love how it turned out
Kacie sporting one of the hand made flower ‘crowns’
Leena digs in
grandmomma-to-be; all the way from Texas. We love you, Hema!
Helena playing with the greens
Christie and Cata relax while the girls open their presents
Hema gives her daughter Leena the baby blanket she made for her when she was an infant. And Susan got the blanket that Hema made for her son, Rupal, Susan’s now-husband. So sweet.
little stuffed toy, by Leena
almost time, indeed!