A baby on the way is a joyous time for the to-be-parents as well as for the family and friends. The arrival of the little bundle of joy definitely calls for celebration and what better way than to throw a baby shower for the mom-to-be!A baby shower is a special and fun time for the pregnant mommy as well as for the invited guests. There are a number of exciting games which are sure to evoke laughter from all those who are present and also enjoy the delicious spread of food laid out. Apart from all these things a baby shower also includes loads of gifts for the parents, or more specifically for the mother and the arriving baby. Thinking of gifts can be tiresome, and so to ease the task, a few top baby shower gifts have been listed for you.
Baby shower gift recommendations
● Gifts for the mother
A few suggestions for gifts for the mommy could include nursing pillow which is a must and very convenient when nursing the baby.
Another pillow which allows the pregnant lady a good night’s sleep is the body pillow which can be used to sleep comfortably on the sides. The mom-to-be can also be gifted soothing massage oils and moisturizing lotions. Maternity clothes are also a great option. A baby carrier sling available in a myriad colours and materials are also a great gifting option. A postpartum care kit can also be gifted to the expectant mother. Apart from these the mother can even be gifted a day at the spa or a rejuvenating and relaxing massage. This will help ease away the tension and stress along with the body ache.
● Gifts for the baby
There are a number of gifts that can be given for the baby.
● Things to furnish the baby’s nursery are a good option to gift the parents at the shower. These include a cot, toys, blankets or maybe even storage baskets for the baby’s things.
● A carrycot or travel gear for the baby is another useful gifting option for the new baby. Other options include a pram or stroller which can be a great aid for parents to move around with the kids.
● Diapers are never going to be enough and are a great gift for the soon to arrive baby. The diapers can be arranged in creative ways to gift such as in baskets or as a diaper cake or a in the shape of a flower bouquet by rolling up the diapers. These creatively presented gifts will definitely be remembered by the new parents.
● Clothes are also a great option to gift the newborn, right from gender specific to gender neutral clothes.