Planning a shower can be a daunting task--especially since contemporary showers are no longer reserved strictly for female guests to honor brides and expectant mothers. Spectacular Showers for Brides, Babies, and Beyond takes the guesswork and anxiety out of planning and hosting a shower. It covers every type of shower party, from traditional bridal, couple, and baby showers to specialty showers for retirements, going-away-to-college, grandparents, and more. The author serves up a generous helping of recipes, practical checklists, and economical suggestions for decorating and catering.A midmorning brunch, afternoon tea party, or elegant late night dessert buffet are also easy and economical ways to ... Use grandmaa#39;s china or scour flea markets or garage sales for vintage cups and saucers that can double as party favors. ... Order a themed cake for dessert (in the shape of baby booties or the bridegrooma#39;s beloved fishing tackle box) and serve an ... The classic ladies luncheon shower traditionally includes fruit punch, iced tea, chicken salad, date nut bread, fresh rollsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Spectacular Showers for Brides, Babies, and Beyond|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2002-01-10|