Nautical Baby Shower with My Family

Yesterday, my family threw me a nautical baby shower and it was so much fun! They put a lot of time and effort into make everything so cute and special.  Here are some photos from the shower.

My aunt made the cake herself.  She’s a fabulous cake maker and even made my wedding cake.

Nautical Baby Shower Food

These are marshmallows dipped in dyed white chocolate that my mom made.  Aren’t they adorable?

Nautical Baby Shower Menu:
- Pimento Cheese “Fish” Sandwiches
- “Crab” Croissants with Chicken Salad
- Pimento Cheese and Celery
- Veggie Trays with Veggie Dip and Kale Dip (made with yogurt)
- Watermelon “Ship” Fruit Bowl
- Gold Fish
- Nautical Marshmallows
- Nautical Cake (Buttercream Icing with White Cake)
- Strawberry Lemonade

My cousin Marie is so talented when it comes to flower arrangements.  I love hydrangeas so much.

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This photo of my dad and I always cracks me up.  You gotta love the 80s!


One of the coolest gifts I got was baby booties made by my Great Great Grandma Pasour (my dad’s dad’s mom’s mom) from my Aunt Daffy.  My sister-in-law also got an identical pair (she’s due the same week as me).

I received so many wonderful gifts and can’t wait to use them all with Baby E.

Here’s a shot of me, my mom, and Jen, my sister-in-law.

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And here’s a shot of my Aunt Tonya and I — the shower was at her house.

I feel so incredibly blessed to be given such a special baby shower by my family.  Thanks so much to everyone who made it possible and everybody who came.  I can’t wait to bring Baby E into such a wonderful family.

7 Responses to Nautical Baby Shower with My Family

  1. Oh goodness! How cute was your baby shower!?!? You clearly have a super creative family!

    Pregnancy totally suits you – you look gorgeous!

  2. You were a super cute baby. Just wanted to point that out. :)

  3. Kellie

    Great shower! Where did you get your maternity dress for it?

    • It’s actually not maternity and I got it on Groop Dealz. Sometimes they bring dresses back, but regardless, they’re a great place to get very inexpensive maxi dresses.

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