Nominate an Expectant Mom for Richmond’s 2012 Dream Baby Shower

Richmond’s 2012 Hip to Be Round Dream Baby Shower is a great way to recognize any expectant Richmond mom who is deserving of having her own Dream Baby Shower.

Thanks to Stony Point Surgery Center and all the amazing local business donating prizes for this fun contest totalling over $4,000. 

Here’s how it works:

  1. Nominate yourself or any expectant Richmond mom* here from 6/1/12-6/14/12. Nominations close at 7pm on 6/14/12.  *Please note: multiple nominations do not impact winning status, only votes determine winners.
  2. Vote: You’ll see your nomination here on the site (we’ll provide a link during the dates!) & you may vote once per person only 6/15-6/25/12.
  3. Celebrate with us at the Expectant Girls Night Out at Hip to Be Round in Carytown 6/27/12 from 6:30 pm-8:00 pm where we’ll announce the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize winners! Each nominee may bring 1-2 guests and celebrate with us! You will receive an invitation to RSVP.

The Grand Prize Winner will be presented with her gifts and will be given invitations from Dawn Correspondence, catering by Wild Greens Catering, and coordination and favors from Celebrations at Home with Chris Nease for her very own shower to be held by 8/30!*

*please note: blackout dates occur in July; actual shower date to be scheduled with Chris Nease for an optimal, amazing shower!

The prizes for the Hip to Be Round 2012 Dream Baby Shower winner are as follows:


Hip to be Round – $200 shopping spree




$1,000 home care package for grand prize winner from Nurturing Nurse






Real Life Studios – a $750 photography session; 2nd and 3rd place $200 photography sessions





 The Cedarhouse School – A Gift bag of goodies worth $250.





Core Kids Academy – $200 Gift Certificate



Massage Envy – 1 Hour massage and facial valued at $156; 2nd and 3rd place $78 massage each




Science Museum of Virginia – $99 Membership




4 hours free Nanny Service from College Nannies & Tutors




RELAY Foods – $75 gift certificate





Sonicare Toothbrush from Atkins, Maestrello, Miller & Associates






Richmond Rocks by – Signed copies of Richmond Rocks books valued at $65; 2nd and 3rd place winners get signed copies valued at $26





Call Federal Union – $50 check to begin a savings plan for the baby.







$50 worth of baby shower invitations by DawnCorrespondence





$50 gift certificate to Champagne and Shoes to accessorize her baby shower outfit









Gourmet Cookies by Valli – $50 Gift Certificate






Wild Greens Catering – catering the winner announcement event!


About Kate Hall

Kate Hall is the Founder of and author of Richmond Rocks and Richmond Rocks Spooky Sequel, two fun history books for kids. She has three children ages eleven to six and is truly appreciative of the 185,000 + visitors who visit the blog every year, and for the amazing team of writers who create unique, valuable content. Kate is thrilled to have created a cool place for Richmond, VA parents to learn, grow, and share while supporting local charities.