Courtesy honors Erica Alleman
The Rayne home of Howard and Tina DeRouen served as the setting on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2009 for a floating baby shower held in honor of Mrs. Mark Alleman of Rayne, the former Erica Meche
Maternal grandparents-to-be are Ramona and Jeffery Meche of Rayne.
Daniel and Adlia Alleman are paternal grandparents-to-be.
Serving as hosts for the afternoon courtesy were Tina DeRouen, Laura Matte, Kristi Miller, Sonya Zaunbrecher, Dina Bergeron, Rachel Guidry, Jennifer Menard, Ashley Guidry and Christy Alleman.
Guests were treated to a variety of fingerfoods including chicken drummettes, cheese platter, boudin, pinwheels, vegetable tray, fruit tray, meatballs in alfredo sauce, spinach dip with crackers, and punch, all served among pink decorations.
For the special occasion, the mother-to-be wore a black empire-waist dress accessorized with black and gold jewelry. She was presented a corsage including two pacifiers serving as a background.
The honoree’s mother wore a two-piece pants suit including a blue top featuring a scooped neckline over black pants. The mother of the father-to-be selected a two-piece capris ensemble featuring a brown and white top over brown dress capris. Each was presented a corsage.
Approximately 80 guests were in attendance from Rayne, Mire, Church Point, Baton Rouge, Gonzales and Zachary.
The new family member is expected to arrive on Nov. 30, 2009.