Pull Apart Baby Shower Cupcakes
If you're hosting, or helping to host a Baby Shower Party then pull apart cupcakes are perfect for the party as the portions are so easy to divide. So watch the video below to learn how to whip up this adorable tear apart cake for your next baby shower. And you know as well as I do - how could anyone can refuse to take a bite from this adorable treat.
Baby Letter Block Centerpieces
Baby letter blocks have to be one of the most striking decorations you can use for any occasions. So if you want to make your own - simply follow the steps in the video below and create your very own wonderland for your childs big day!
When you're throwing a baby shower for a friend or relative it isn't just a super nice thing to do, it can also be quite a stressful event. As someone who's organized over 100+ baby showers from the decor to the food and everything in between - why not check out some of the awesome ideas and tips I've learned along the way.
If you're worried about the expense - luckily, there are lots of ways to save cash by going the DIY route - especially with baby shower favors, centerpieces, desserts, decorations and so much more!
Baby Shower Gift Baskets
Watch the video below to learn how to create an awesome gift basket for someone who has a newborn on the way. If you know you're friend or family member is due in a few months then a really good tip is to buy one item per week then when by the time the baby shower is happening you should a load of items ready to pack your basket with!
So what are the kind of items you could buy? Well every baby needs a sleeper especially a soft cozy one and a full length zipper will make it so easy to use for Mama. You could also add some headbands and bows that can be mixed and matched with different outfits for that extra cuteness!
Next up you could add some bib sets - which so handy especially when bottle feeding. Stuffed animals are also a great addition as baby's love to squeeze and hug them as they drift off the sleepy land!
Baby Shower Candy Table
For me, a candy table is one of the most exciting parts of a baby shower! So whoever is hosting the party why not call ahead and see if you can help out organizing some of the treats!
For example you could make some rice krispie treats, cake pops and pretzel rods! All of these are pretty straight forward to make so just watch the video below to learn how. And the great thing about all these treats is that you can choose different color chocolate to match whatever theme you want to make!
Baby Shower Cookies
No matter what occasion it is everyone always loves cookies - so why not make some baby shower themed cookies! In the tutorial below you'll learn five different designs including a baby bottle, pajamas, onesie and a bib.
So get your baking trays at the ready (with cutters) and your icing kit and make some of the cutest cookies you'll ever see! And another great thing is you can choose whatever color icing you want to match the theme of the baby shower!
Baby Shower Cake Pops
Cake pops are the queen of all treats - especially at a baby shower - so why not make some for your next baby shower? If you follow the recipe below (that uses a cake mix) you can actually rustle up some awesome cake pops in no time at all!
So just follow the directions on your cake mix box and once the cake is baked - pull it out of the oven and let it cool completely. Start cutting the cake out (leave the edges as they can be a bit harder) and place it into a bowl then add some frosting (about two tablespoons) mix it up then use an ice cream scoop to start creating the balls for your cake pops!
Rice Krispie Treats
Everyone loves rice krispie treats and they're so simple to make - so if you've been asked to bring something along to a Baby shower then this is definitely something you'll want to make!
The first thing you'll need is the ingredients - a bag of mini marshmallows, 6 cups of rice krispies, half a stick of butter, a casserole pan, bake easy spray, candy melts (pink, or whatever color you like) and some sprinkles.
Baby Shower Cupcakes
Learning how to decorate cupcakes can seem a bit daunting but if you follow the awesome tips in the video below you'll be icing like a pro baker in no time!
The video below will show you how to make all the cupcakes in the below images and not only will these cupcakes make the perfect gift for a baby shower - you can also use your new skills for other events and make cupcakes for birthdays, anniversaries and holidays like Easter and Valentines!
Hot Air Balloon Gift or Centerpiece
Hot air balloon baskets make the perfect wrapper for a baby shower gift (you can even use them as a centerpiece decoration as well!)
So here's some of the items you'll need to complete the project: clear cable ties, a Chinese lantern (you can choose whatever color you like to match the theme), wicker basket, jewelry making wire, canes/sticks, toys, baby clothes (bibs, pajamas etc)
The project can be quite tricky so you'll probably need a second pair of hands - so follow the steps in the tutorial below to create this awesome baby shower gift!
Baby Shower Punch
Here's a recipe every baby shower needs - pink sherbet punch! So grab your ice ring add water, oranges and raspberries and put it in your freezer (you'll need to do this the day before your baby shower!).
Then grab your punch bowl, add the fruity ice ring and pour in 1 packet of cherry Kool Aid, raspberry sherbet, pineapple juice, ginger ale, 7-Up and for the pièce de résistance add some champagne! Yummy!
How to Make a Baby Shower Cake
Every celebration needs a cake so why not follow the tutorial below to make something similar to the cakes below - the more expert you are the more creative you can be. Why not try adding things like baby shoes, rattles, pacifiers etc to give the cake the 5 star treatment!
Other Baby Shower Ideas
If you're in need of a quick DIY gift but have nothing to hand except coffee filters - then voila! why not craft up these awesomely 'fluffy as a cloud' coffee filter pom poms!
You can hang them from the ceilings, back of chairs or even just place them round the room for decor.
You could even wrap some pink tulle fabric around a glass candle holder for a gorgeous table centerpiece or dress a pumpkin into a magical fairy!