Monday, July 28, 2008

Shower the people you love with...

Baby stuff.  I'm re-writing the song.  Because THIS weekend, I was on the OTHER end of my favorite road (sigh/puke), Interstate 95... in New Jersey for Courtney's baby shower.  Courtney is my oldest friend - oldest as in she's been my friend longer than any other friend.  I'm actually older than her but we're not going to talk about that, it's three weeks, people.

I have never seen so much baby stuff in my life.  Edit.  I grew up surrounded by baby stuff, so that's not really true.  But she got A LOT of stuff.  She could open a baby store!  Wait - am I channeling my mother again? Make it stop.  Haha.

I'm delerious, that's why I'm rambling.  Pictures....

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Welcome to the land of no turns.

Sorry, NJ peeps, I am not a fan.

It's nothing personal against the Garden state.

But for some reason, every time I go there, I have car issues.

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This room had more placentas than I could handle...

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Courtney got a sympathy card...

sorry for your loss...

of life as you know it!


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One guess who was behind that brilliance.....

Baby G's auntie G, of course!

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There were other gifts, too...

Tons of cute little outfits... and bath toys... and things to go in Baby G's little nautical themed room...

Baby equipment galore...

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I loved all of the onesies (hilarious that I know how to spell that word... it's only because I grew up at Rock-A-Bye, making signs that said "Onesies 99 cents")

I don't think this one is a joke, though!


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I think there was a secret sorority sister memo that went out about wearing black and pink...

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Gretchen and Blair.

Beware... this is the last sane picture of Gretchen for a while.....

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All because of this little creature that entered the baby shower...

I think it was the curly hair.

Or maybe his eyes...

Or maybe the fact that he was a Yankees fan?

Gretchen was in LOVE.

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She started tearing his clothes off!

My side still hurts from laughing at this moment.

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And this one, hahahahahaha!!

Pins in the baby bib.

This makes me remember my own experience as a 2 month old... wearing a dress as I sat on Santa's lap.. a dress that was apparently full of pins.

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Picture time!

Look at little Emma!

Isn't she the cutest thing in the WORLD??

She's super smart and sweet, too.

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I love this child.  She is the total package.




Has a great laugh.

Love her.  Eileen - you have an excellent daughter!

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Belly pics of the pregnant chicks.

"Why my baby bump can't take a picture with your baby bump?"


It really is crazy how many of my friends are pregnant right now, or just had babies...


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But the baby that's in this bump here is PRETTY SPECIAL.

I'm not sure exactly how I will refer to little Roland Albert Gehweiler IV yet...

Maybe I'll just stick with "Ricky Bobby"...

But, we'll figure that out when the time comes.

I can't wait to meet him and see Court as a MOM!!

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Awww... it's all the girls and Nana!

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The Daddys-to-be came back from "fishing."

I use the quotations because I don't think they caught anything...

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We thought it would be a great time to teach Emma the classic hand-on-hip move...

She gets an A+.

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Then it was back to Nana's - where unfortunately my camera battery quit on me.

But not before I was able to photograph the 3 Generations of Champions!!


1 comment:

Courtney said...

I had such a great day and I'm SO glad you were able to celebrate with me!! :)