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Have you ever found yourself struggling to come up with something unique that will set apart the baby shower you’re throwing? Take cue from celebrity hostess Eva Longoria, who threw a baby bash for Victoria Beckham, and plan a pink tea party (with pink food, of course) for the mom expecting a girl. Or if you're on decorations duty, ditch those...
Baby Shower Trends You May Actually Enjoy
I got a lot of grief from a lot of women when I expressed how much I hate baby showers in my post “ 7 Things NOT to Do at Baby Showers.”  Go on, read the nearly 100 comments about what an angry, baby-hater I am. I’ll wait. Ok, ok, I get it. Ladies apparently love their showers. Or they like the gifts that having one will score them. The number of...
'Guess the Sex' at your baby shower!
It’s no secret that E! correspondent Giuliana Rancic and her husband have had a tough time having a baby, due in part to her cancer diagnosis last year. But after a long road, the two happily announced the news that they’re expecting via a gestational surrogate. Now, with all the excitement, the couple is getting ready to celebrate. Since they've...
Gender Reveal Party
When a couple decides to bring a bundle of joy into the world, it is time for a serious celebration. As the lives of two families will change forever, celebrating the marked arrival of a little one deserves a lot of attention. Traditionally, family and friends throw the parents-to-be a baby shower stocked with all the essentials they’ll need early...
In a world that is expecting millions of bundles of joy yearly, it is only natural that the traditional baby shower gets amped up a notch. For an expecting parent, the birth of their child, and dare we say, especially the first, is such a marked occasion that they deserve more than a few onesies and pacifiers. Click here to see 9 Amazing Baby...
Molly Sims Celebrates Her Baby Shower with Gourmet Food
Molly Sims and friends celebrated her baby shower this past weekend. The former supermodel and actress is pregnant with her first child, a baby boy, and her shower was a vision in blue. The shower took place this past Saturday at a home in West Hollywood. Thirty friends, including celebrity mom Ali Larter, came out to give Sims good wishes and...

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