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USO, popular pregnancy expert, author honor expectant parents with baby shower, daddy's party

 
Story and photo by Derek Gean
Community editor
dgean@gannett.com

Monday and Tuesday were special days for many new  and expectant parents at Fort Leonard Wood.

The USO, in partnership with the What to Expect Foundation, hosted a Special Delivery Daddy’s Edition Party Monday and a What to Expect Special Baby Shower Tuesday for moms. The events provided parents with games, food, prizes and gifts and featured Heidi Murkoff, the best-selling author of the “What to Expect” book series.

“Both of these events help celebrate new beginnings and what better way to welcome those expecting than by throwing them a baby shower,” said Kelly Brownfield, Fort Leonard Wood USO director.

“We were excited that we could include Heidi Murkoff. She truly allowed our participants to open up and ask any questions they may have had relating to their pregnancies, or ‘what to expect.’ We were…     Read More...