Thank you cards for baby showers should be sweet and simple. There is no required rubric for these cards, but no matter what you say, be sure to make it sincere and thoughtful.Continue Reading
Address the recipient of the thank you note by name to make the note more personal.
Thank the addressee for taking the time to come to your baby shower. Tell her how much her presence meant to you. Next, thank her for the thoughtful gift and, if applicable, share how you plan to use the gift.
Add a personal note, depending on your relationship with the recipient of the note. Thank her for being supportive, for being a part of your child's life or for her friendship. Mail the thank you notes as soon as possible after the baby shower.
Great prize ideas for baby showers include picture frames, bath soaps and lotions, candles or aromatherapy oils, paperweights with a baby theme, stationery, small pieces of jewelry and manicure kits. Small food-oriented gifts, such as coffee or tea baskets, little jars of candy and boxes of chocolates are also welcome as prizes and party favors.Full Answer >
Baby shower cakes are a traditional part of modern baby showers. Inscribing the cake with a cute, clever or unique quote is one way of expressing best wishes to the parents-to-be. Some gender neutral quotes are: "Pink or Blue, May Your Wish Come True," "Diapers and Pins, Now the Fun Begins," "A Star is Born," "Special Delivery, No Return" and "Someone Special, Someone Dear, Someone New is Almost Here."Full Answer >
Examples of baby shower games for a boy include a name game race, "Name That Toy" and a word search puzzle. Another game that may be themed for a boy is "Baby Shower Bingo."Full Answer >
Unique baby shower games include designing onesies, guessing the guests' baby pictures and writing future birthday cards. Other games are creating a 1-year-old bucket list and guessing the mommy-to-be's cravings.Full Answer >