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Gender Reveal Party | It's a Girl!

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Jan 24 2016
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I love planning small themed parties. So I was super excited to do a gender reveal party even though Jordan and I were finding out at the ultrasound the day before the party;)
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Cookie helped me greet guests. She was not pleased about being the pack horse. She sat on the couch and refused to move until guests arrived.
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20 weeks! I rented an ultrawide angle lens to get some wider shots of the nursery (17mm). In a small room even my 24 doesn't cut it all the time.
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I was so happy my grandma could come down with my cousin for the party (3 hours away)! She's arrived!
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Baby Jacob stole the show as usual. Cute babies:)
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Cookie mauling guests in her excitement.
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Getting the smushies used to having a little one around. They did good:)
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I was lucky to have my cousin Jenny taking my camera to help photograph so I could be in some too:) Everyone sat in a circle and I went around tallying up the votes.
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We took a photo of everyone before the reveal on side pink (left) and blue (right). Jordan and I guessed before the ultrasound on Friday since we knew and were revealing to the rest!
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We skyped in my parents and good friend to watch the reveal. Everyone sat in the living room and then we released the monsters from upstairs...
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We had Candy and Cookie run downstairs decked out in doggies diapers, pink streamers, party hats and the like.
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Afterwards Cookie lapped up the attention from Grandma;)
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Our baby will be Baby's Jacob's age + 1 month this time next year! They'll hopefully be best buds! I bought him this little Boston outfit and it finally fits him!
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I went upstairs to find someone testing out the crib. I think he approves;)
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After the party wound down we took some pictures with the dogs in the nursery....Cookie was horrified.
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It's a girl! We are so excited to be expecting a little girl in June. Thank you to everyone who made my party so special and fun!
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And then of course I went shopping. Because I'd been basically waiting my whole pregnancy to find out the gender and go shopping. Girls are sooo fun to shop for! Don't worry I got all this second hand so it was cheap. I think I have my fix for awhile;)
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