Top 5 Unique Baby Shower Gift Ideas

1. The diaper cake. This is a very popular choice amongst those searching for a unique and “stand-out” sort of gift, that it is actually not all that unique anymore! A diaper cake is a “cake” made out of diapers arranged to look just like a two o three layer cake.
2. Handmade baby gifts. Whether [...]

Last Minute Baby Shower Ideas

Here are some simple ideas that can help you plan a last minute baby shower that will be fun for everyone involved, coming from Favor Favor Baby:
Ask for Help
Whether you have a week’s notice or a month’s, you can plan a fantastic event. The first step is to call for help. By asking friends and [...]

Quick Tips For a Successful Baby Shower

Here are quick shower tips for hosting a successful shower party:
Send invitations in a timely manner. Around 3-4 weeks in advance to the guests who live near by. For long distance shower guests, around 4-6 weeks in advance. Include directions in the invitations, you don’t want the shower guests to get lost.
Greet all shower guests [...]

Low-price, high-impact presents

From the SF Gate:
I co-hosted a baby shower yesterday for one of my dearest friends, and a gift from her mother-in-law had the room all verklempt.
Inside a box: a onesie that the father-to-be had worn, a photo of him in the outfit at six months, and a note explaining the onesie’s history. When my friend’s [...]

Thank-You Note Etiquette Tips

Ahandwritten note is the most personal way to say “thank you” during the holidays, whether it’s for a cashmere scarf or a Sunday dinner.
“Writing thank-you notes is an important skill, one that you should teach your children even before they can write,” says Jacqueline Whitmore, a Palm Beach, Fla.-based author and the founder of www.etiquetteexpert.com. “I can’t [...]

Best Wedding Cakes That Makes Your Wedding Celebration Successfu

Go with something that is more creative and that you will love showing off to your friends and family. Finding the right individual to make it is important. The overall flavoring of your wedding cake needs to be determined as well. When there are several cakes to be made and displayed the cost will increase.
Do [...]

Baby Shower Checklists Make Planning Easy

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A baby shower can be a wonderful event and lots of fun for everyone attending. However, if you are the host there can be a lot of details that need to be carefully planned ahead of time. By using a baby shower checklist you can ensure that the event will [...]

Top Five Baby Shower Favors For 2009 2010!

Baby showers have really become a big deal! Once upon a time, they were modest events that took place on a kindly friend s couch over tea and bingo cards but these days they can be grand celebrations, bringing together family scattered over thousands of miles (not to mention a hundred or more of mom [...]

Grandkids should send thank-you notes

As technology changes so quickly, so does childhood. But grandparents often have their own standards of what was important to them growing up, or even when they were raising their own children. They can apply that to what they try to teach the youngest generation.
Grandparents are able to expand a child’s sense of time. While [...]