Baby Shower

Soon-to-be parents deserve cake and presents, so plan accordingly. Discuss how to host a baby shower with other Chowhounds, including recipe advice, entertaining tips, and more.

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How much pasta for a crowd?

by Kteach 2 years ago

I'm hosting an informal baby shower luncheon for vegan and vegetarian guests (one gluten free) so just keeping it all vegan. I'll have some simple appetizers (hummus, red pepper spread, etc.). I w...

Prosecco newbie needs advice!

by MaryCath 2 years ago

For an upcoming baby shower, I have been asked to supply the cocktails and mocktails. It will be sherbert with ginger ale or prosecco. I know nothing about prosecco. Any recommendations for brands?...

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Central Boston Brunch Space

by poohstix12 2 years ago

I am starting to plan a mid May (quite possibly all of Boston's graduation weekend) baby shower. Since I'm not a local, I'm looking for suggestions! The goal is a low key brunch for about 40. Id...

Make ahead quiche advice for a baby shower

by miss_golightly 12 years ago

Hi all, I am a newbie to this board, and I am hoping for some help with a baby shower that I am throwing this weekend. I have not made many quiches in my day, and I was hoping to make them the day...

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by wildcat869 4 years ago

Hi All! My aunt is cohosting a baby shower with me for my sister. The shower is at the end of August in the PNW. There will be 21 ladies, starts at 12:30. We are serving a curry chicken s...

Baby Shower Venue in Oranges

by dimagal 4 years ago

Hi All, I'm looking for a venue to have a baby shower brunch for about 40 people. I'd prefer an area in or near the Oranges (Essex County, NJ) so it is accessible for all guests. Any recommend...

Seeking a baby shower venue in Burlington, VT

by bedhills 5 years ago

Can anyone suggest a baby shower venue in Burlington, VT? We are looking at 25 - 30 people for just a few hours. I am interested in both full service options or a room where I can bring in catering...

What amount of Ziti

by ladysmith0009 5 years ago

Baby Shower and I am making the Baked Ziti with sausage and ground meat. There will also be Roast beef, Kielbasa, Mac and Cheese plus salads. How much pasta should I be making for 94 guests?

Help finding a baby shower venue

by Newmommy2016 5 years ago

Okay, so I am looking for a decent sized venue in Charlotte, NC to have my baby shower in Nov. It will be around 75-110 people in attendance. I don't want to pay an arm, a leg and then some for a v...

Baby Shower Dinner Ideas for 35 people

by hrbk2004 5 years ago

Planning a bbshower at 4pm for 35 people in a hotel. Thinking about serving a tray of ham/turkey sliders (serves 20), a tray of turkey, mini croissants (serves 20), a tray of peanut butter and jell...

Baby Shower Menu Suggestions for 1 PM...

by mlyon 5 years ago

Would love to have suggestions on a what to serve for a 1:00 PM shower. Am expecting up to 35 people attending, so buffet is planned. Do I do lunch foods (heavy salads, poached salmon, cheese platt...

Baby Shower Brunch locations in Westchester County?

by sailingaway 5 years ago

Hi All! I'm trying to find a location for a baby shower of about 40-50 people between Pelham and Rye in April. Does anyone have any suggestions? I'd appreciate anything!

Baby Shower Menu - Needing Ideas

by bblonde 5 years ago

I've scoured the internet for ideas, and although I entertain quite a bit, for some reason this one stumps me. I am co-hosting a baby shower with two other women. Unfortunately I think I got as...

Vegan-friendly baby shower?

by nyc_to_ma 6 years ago

Hi, I haven't lived in New York for about 5 years, so I am totally out of the loop! I'm trying to plan a baby shower for a friend sometime this April. It will be about 15-20 people, and the mo...

Baby Shower Location around Waltham

by mackenzie8701 6 years ago

I'm trying to find a baby shower location around Waltham (open to other areas that are ~30 mins away--Lexington? Marina Bay? Cambridge? Chestnut Hill?). It would be brunch for ~20-25 people. Thank ...

Baby Shower Cupcake Sugar Decorations

by asmith 6 years ago

I am looking for cute ways to decorate cupcakes for a baby shower at work this Friday. I need a source for cute sugar decorations. Any ideas? Thanks so much!

Help with "baby" themed dinner--NOT a baby shower

by eel 8 years ago

My cooking club’s next dinner theme is “baby.” It’s not a baby shower but rather the cooking topic for a group of serious foodies. It's a bit tongue in cheek. Help me come up with a dish. ...

Baby shower menu help

by AnnieWilliams 6 years ago

We are having a small-ish (less than 20) baby shower for a friend at my house in the near future. My mother and mom-to-be's sisters are helping. Shower starts at noon so we will need more substan...

Take-out Indian desserts

by airedale 6 years ago

I am planning a baby shower for my Indian co-worker and wanted to serve an assortment of Indian desserts. Can anyone recommend a place in Phila. or the 'burbs that could provide them for take-out?...

baby shower near york maine

by llkm00 6 years ago

I am looking for a baby shower location in southern Maine for a Saturday in August where we can have a private room....any suggestions?