Oh, the baby shower. How many I go to! I attend baby showers filled with love, bearing diaper cakes, handing out nipple cream, and painting onesies. My friends are in prime childbearing years, and weekends lately feel like they’re either reserved for showers or birthday parties. Needless to say, I’ve seen every shower game, party theme, and favor out there.
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While I never expect a shower favor, most showers I attend inevitably send me home with one. And unless I can’t eat it, it inevitably ends up in the trash. (Sorry!)
If you think hard enough though, there are definitely baby shower favors that are functional and fun and don’t cost an arm and a leg. Best of all, they’re made with (or acquired with?) love. Here are a list of baby shower favors that people would actually want—if you’re going to take the time to give them, they might as well be something that your guests are truly excited to take home.
Check out the ideas in the slideshow.
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