Baby Shower Part 2: The Other Stuff!

It’s been a while, and I’m madly trying to catch up! Wanted to pass along another great recipe from the shower, as well as share a few shots – we were VERY proud of our creativity!

Yummy cheesecakes (recipe in an earlier post)

The Table…

And one of the greatest Tarragon Chicken Salad recipes ever (a shower classic…and a huge hit!):

Chicken Salad with Grapes and Walnuts (from – recipe from Gourmet)



4 cups cubed (1/2 inch) cooked chicken (about 1 3/4 lb)
1 cup walnuts,
toasted and chopped
1 celery rib, cut into 1/4-inch-thick slices (1 cup)
2 tablespoons finely chopped shallot
2 cups halved seedless red grapes
3/4 cup mayonnaise
3 tablespoons tarragon vinegar
2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh tarragon
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper



Toss together all ingredients in a large bowl until combined well.


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