On February 23rd.
we had a Shower Party at our
neighborhood clubhouse for
our daughter, who is expecting
her first child.
We dined on delicious appetizers of
cucumber sandwiches, chicken salad
puff pastry bites, asparagus wrapped
in filo dough, and miniature quiches!
Fresh vegetables with dill dip
tasted crispy and
For the sweet tooth
we served chocolate covered strawberries,
peanut butter blossom cookies
and baklava made by yours
For our very young guest we
served heart shaped
peanut butter sandwiches.
A coffee/hot chocolate bar
was available for our guest.
It consisted of flavored
syrups for your coffee or hot cocoa
along with whipped cream and chocolate chips.
We had a lovely time!
We gave Zoya nail polish as a party favor.
Zoya always names it's various colors using girls' names.
I chose the color named "Avril" since the baby is due
in April and the color was a soft nude pink.
Do you see the doll on the
I made her for my graddaughter!
OhSewDollin has this wonderful pattern
for a Raggedy Ann
style doll on Etsy.
My doll matched the bedding my daughter
picked out for the baby's nursery.
Rather than the traditional red hair,
this dolly's yarn hair is bright pink and
her nose is pink too.
I embroidered her dress!
The shoes are painted a dark chocolate brown
and the socks are painted
an antique white.
I made several little kittens for all
the little girls who attended
Now we just have to sit back
and wait for April 15th.!