If you're anything like me, you are going to find yourself going to a baby shower, giving a baby shower or being the one having a baby! There are SO many people having kids right now. I just got back from a shower today for my Best Friends daughter. (They're having a baby girl...the 1st after 3 boys!!) The gifts were bought but I forgot to get some tissue paper so I came up with this idea, using a 5-pack of receiving blankets as the tissue paper for the gifts. Nothing to throw away and it looks so CUTE!
Ok, you probably thought I fell off the face of the earth right? Nope, there is just alot happening around here. The next event is Beckie's Baby Shower this Sunday. Decided to make my very first Diaper Cake and these are just a few of the pictures. The first thing I did was watch about 20 YouTube videos describing how to do it. Then I bought my supplies and put it together roughly first then more refined about a day later. This is a close up of the baby sock roses with mitten leaves. Yes, that video DOES exist! Next is a close up of wrist rattles and a little caterpiller radio that makes soothing sounds for baby. Background ribbon is from WalMart and the blanket set is from the Jungle Adventure Collection at K-mart. The topper for our "Jungle" themed cake is a Silver Back Ganz Gorilla . These little links slipped easily over the ribbon and added a little extra bling to the sides of the cake. Each layer consists of diapers along with extras like washcloths, burp pads and