Shower, Baby Flower
If your baby
is due in April like mine is, or if you are having a shower in April,
this is a fantastic theme.
For the invitations, the title said, "April
showers will bring Mommy and Daddy a baby flower!"
we had a friend make chocolate flower lollipops, cover them and then
put them in a flower pot with rice to support them. They serve as
decorations and as favors! Guest just take them from the tables when
For more decorations, we created pens and markers with fake
flowers taped to the top so that when they are also put in a flower
pot or watering tin with rice, it looks like a decoration, but it
has practical use for signing in and playing games. We used all sorts
of flowers and could use all of the decorations after the shower.
If the party is smaller, you could use mini taracotta pots (available at craft stores) and just include a packet of your baby's flower for
the month - Sweetpea for April babies - or pot a little plant for them.
It was the perfect
party for my little "Sweetpea" and it didn't cost much to