So youre looking for a unique idea for your next baby shower?
Theres more to it than just helping the mother-to-be get ready for the baby, its also all about fun, support and preparing the family for their new life. A unique baby shower theme can make the party perfect for not only the expecting mother, but for every guest as well.
One of the easiest methods of finding theme ideas is the internet. By using one of the popular search engines, such as Google, Yahoo or MSN, youll be able to find numerous ideas in minutes. I recommend using quotes around your search criteria, such as baby shower themes. This will insure that the search results are accurate and should save you a bit of time.
Party handbooks are also a great source of ideas. Also dont forget your own experiences. You probably have already been to dozens of parties throughout your life. Even if they werent all baby showers, Im sure there are probably a few ideas that you could use.
However, your best resource is more than likely right under your nose the mother-to-be! It is her shower after all, so it would be a good idea to ask her what she likes or doesnt like. Sometimes the best ideas come from simply talking to the guest of honor.
The following is a list of questions that should be asked of the mommy-to-be.
What are some of her hobbies? What does she like?
Is she having a boy or a girl?
Is she expecting twins?
How many people should be invited?
Are kids welcome?
Would she like guys there or should it be woman only?
Whats her favorite kind of cake and ice cream?
The more questions you ask the better. Youll be surprised how many ideas will come to you once you start talking. Dont forget to write your ideas down when you think of them. Nothing is more frustrating than coming up with a wonderful idea, only to forget it latter. My following these simple guidelines youre sure to plan a baby shower that everyone will love.