If you have ever planned a baby shower you know how challenging and time consuming it can be. You need to consider what sort of party you want and who to invite.
It is best to plan your baby shower in advance to prevent it from becoming a nightmare you would rather forget. People usually have all women baby showers when the mum to be can celebrate the job and excitement with her friends and loved one.
It is now common for the father to be and other male friends to participate in the celebrations.Siblings also have the chance to enjoy the excitement that they will have a new baby brother or sister to play with. It is important that you consider your budget before sending invitations to your intended guests.
Make sure that you only invite who you wish to share your joy with. People often make the mistake of inviting people to prevent upset and ill feelings between friends and family. This often leads to people spending more than they intended to.
Friends and family often organise other people’s baby showers with little thought for what they want. It is best to arrange your own baby shower to ensure that you enjoy your day. There are a variety of games you can play to entertain your friends at your baby shower.
Games can consist of telling baby stories, guessing games and more. It is best to tell people what to buy to prevent them from buying you the same gift. Baby clothes are always a great gift idea particularly if you know your child’s gender in advance. Make sure that the presents are appropriate otherwise you will have to store them or return them to the shop.
Organize your baby shower for a day when you know your friends will most likely be available to attend it. If you are not sure about their availability as them in person or over the phone when they are free and organize your baby shower around them.
Flexibility is important particularly on the day as you wish to keep your guests interested and excited for you. A basic outline is great; however, you do not have to follow it rigidly. You can rearrange, change or omit activities from your plan.
Planning a baby shower is time consuming and can be a nightmare if leave everything to the last minute. Make sure that you invite who you wish to invite otherwise you will likely find that you spend more on your baby shower than you intended to. In conclusion it is best to organize your baby shower yourself to ensure that you as well as your loved ones have a great day.