Oh Boy! (with bonus home updates commentary)

Today I am going to show you some pictures taken by my friend Heather of a shower I threw for our friend Erin (who just so happens to be Heather’s sister-in-law).  It was a great day!  When these pictures went up on facebook a while back, our friend Erica commented that we had made a lot of changes to our house since she’d been there.  I realized I hadn’t blogged most of those, so I’ll insert that commentary as we go along, too.

Hello, welcome to the shower, I am your awkward head-tilting hostess, Kelly.  Now I know where my children get it from.
(Notice the kitchen walls are now blue. 
I also feel compelled to tell you that I have chopped off my hair since this photo was taken)

Please have a seat alongside the guest of honor (in black) and play our baby word game.
(New white leather couch was a find on craigslist.  New gray area rug was a bargain at Ollie’s right before I hosted the house concert and decided that the five dollar yard sale rug wasn’t going to cut it anymore.  There is a photo collage on the wall under the stairs.)
Quick, look at the cute banner because if you touch it, it will fall apart.
(New wall color in main living area/entryway/everywhere — Sherwin Williams Oyster Bay.  I love this color and never want to live without it.  However I am too cheap to buy SW paint so I took the swatch to Walmart and they matched it for me.)
Yum, food.
Owl cake pops and pink lemonade.

I promise she wanted to eat the strawberry.  I did not make her.
An update since this event…Erin gave birth to Haddon Abraham on May 18th.  Happy one month, little man!

3 Responses to “Oh Boy! (with bonus home updates commentary)”

  1. erin

    Yay! Love it. Perhaps I'll just link to your blog rather than eventually posting on mine?? p.s. world, kelly truly has mad hosting skills.


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