Tonette Pellegrin honored at Baby Shower
An afternoon baby shower honoring Tonette Stewart Pellegrin, wife of Jason Pellegrin, was held at 2 p. m., Saturday, February 23 at the home of Tony and Margaret Stewart of Crowley.
The maternal grandparents to be are Tony and Margaret Stewart of Crowley, and the paternal grandparents are Harlan and Louise Pellegrin of Cutoff.
Hostess for the shower included Amanda Stewart, Amber Stewart, Priscilla Leonards, Ashley Leonards, Liz Harson, Leslie Leleux, Kelly Meaux, Amanda Theunissen, Lisa Randal, Melanie Delaune, Elise Webb, Dianna Istre, Crystal Istre, and Marie Aysenne.
For the special occasion, the mother-to-be was dressed in a red shirt and dark blue jeans. The maternal grandmother-to-be wore a red sweater and grey pants, and the paternal grandmother-to-be wore a brown suit with a red shirt.
Decorations included purple daisies, purple tulips, quilts that were bought for the awaited baby served as tablecloths. Also, yellow, blue, pink, and green balloons decorated the room.
The cake was in the shape of a Saints’ onezie with peanut butter and cream cheese filling. Party favors were candles for guests to each bring home to burn when the mother is in labor for a safe delivery.
Wonderful refreshments, such as coffee, punch, meatballs, fruits and vegetables, sandwiches, brownies, lemon squares, shrimp fettucini, shrimp dip, crab dip, bon bons and potato dip were served.
Attended guest also played a game in which they had to guess the sex and weight of the baby upon delivery.
Forty guests arrived, traveling from such places as Baton Rouge, Iota, Cutoff, Thibodeaux, Texas, Arkansas, Alabama, Lafayette, Covington, Duson, and Napoleonville.
The couple is expecting their bundle of joy on April 1. This will be their first baby.
Attending a baby shower held in honor of Tonette Pellegrin, wife of Jason Pellegrin: were, front row, from left, Elise Wedd, Dianna Istre, Ashley Leonards, Tonette Pellegrin, honoree; Erin Leonards and Crystal Istre; back row, Leslie LeLeux, Kelly Meaux, Amanda Theunissen, Lisa Randal, Amanda Stewart, Liz Harson, Melanie Delaune, Priscilla Leonards and Amber Stewart. Not present at time of photo was Marie Aysenne.