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Lil' Pumpkin Baby Shower

I am so excited to share a little sample of the baby shower that I had the honor of hosting for my daughter-in-law.  She is due 2 days after Christmas and a fall shower was perfect timing before she did not want to make the hour plus trip up to the farmhouse (those bathroom breaks ya know)

Lil' Pumpkin was the theme that I went with. It was seasonal and effortless to decorate.  Flowers, pumpkins, leaf scatter...all worked out perfect.

It all started with the invitation. I found these on Etsy at the PartyPrintery shop. I would high recommend the shop and will be using them again.  Aren't they darling!  I also purchased a cute add on card that requested the guests bring a book for the baby instead of a card and to sign a personal note inside the book. 

We gave the guests these adorable Jack Be Little pumpkins that I bought from a local farmer. Making the tags on my Cameo was a breeze!

I had a large basket on display for the guests to drop their books into.  

We feasted on Pumpkin Chili (almost everyone went home with this recipe), Creamy Pumpkin Pasta, Butternut Squash and Cranberry Quinoa Salad, homemade mac and cheese, variety of breads, veggies and dip and delicious desserts!

We played a few fun shower games and then opened up the many gifts that the guests showered her with. 

It was a perfect fall afternoon with perfect weather.  I can't wait for the lil' pumpkin to join the rest of our family.  

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