Fun, cute, and inviting these are 3 words that can sum up how baby showers should be. It is a celebration of an incoming child and the welcoming of a soon-to-be mom, and celebrations like this should never be taken lightly. With newer party plans and themes being instigated, more and more party tricks can be done to make your party a blast! But before everything else, the first thing you should consider is the menu. So, here are some notes on what to prepare for your baby shower food.
Some considerations that you should take note of would be the time of the day of the party. Of course, you would want that the foods you prepare are appropriate. If its a dinner party, then prepare dinner foods accordingly. Second, consider the type of people you would be inviting to the party. Know if they are more of the pizza, mashed potato type of group, or one who has taste for anything exquisite like roast pork blended in pineapple juice or baked oysters. Doing so would ensure that your guests will truly have fun and full tummies during the party. Lastly, baby shower food should also be prepared depending on the partys theme. Cute baby shower food ideas usually follow certain themes. For a Hawaiian-themed party, you can go gaga on pineapples and tasty fruit juices adorned in hibiscus. You can add in some ocean accents and decors to give a touch of Caribbean to the place. For a Mexican theme, you can invest in chili corn salsa, nachos and dips, tortillas and more. With that you can also add in pińatas, maracas, and buntings in the area for a touch of Mexican culture. Impress everyone with your ability to coordinate your selected baby shower card and food to your party’s theme.
It is seldom that baby shower food is served as a full meal. This only usually happens if you are inviting 10 or less guests. The most common baby shower foods to serve are those that require lesser preparation, like sandwiches, and soups. Adding in some appetizers and beverages are also good ideas. Usually, simple baby shower food like, finger foods, are the best options for easy eating and no-fuss preparations.
So, prepare your baby shower food well and have fun preparing your party!