This is surely a bit tricky affair, as guest might wonder whether they ought to be buying gifts for the mother or for the baby who is about to be born. From the practical point of view, baby shower is an occasion to gift necessary items that are required by the mom to be or for the baby after he is born. So the best possible idea is to get gifts both for the mother and the baby. For instance you can opt for a gift set that has a pamper set for the mother and a cute booty set for the baby. Alternatively, you can also gift the mother some spa manicure, pedicure or massage session.
Remember, the most important aspect of a baby shower is to ensure that the joyous fun element is there at the party. Take note that the food and beverages that are served to the expectant mother is not in any way unhealthy for either the mother or the unborn baby. Select the menu according to the favourites of the mother, but at the same time make sure that the items are healthy for her. And also ensure that the mother does not feel exhausted with the ongoing celebrations. She should be allowed to rest any moment that she feels the need for it.
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