advertisement

advertisement

No Thanks
Let
Keep In Touch With MarthaStewart.com

Sign up and we'll send inspiration straight to you.

Martha Stewart takes your privacy seriously. To learn more, please read our Privacy Policy.

0106_msl_cakes05.jpg
  • Overview
  • Baby Shower Themes
  • Baby Shower Checklist
  • Baby Shower Gifts

advertisement

advertisement

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT

Baby Showers

The arrival of a new baby is a momentous celebration of life. After all, the world is about to meet a newborn boy or girl who is inevitably meant for greatness. That calls for an equally great party.

Throwing a baby shower is a wonderful way to honor a mother-to-be. The best baby showers feature games to make gift-giving fun, plus delicious snacks, sweets, and festive cocktails (alcoholic or non, for mom). Giggle over silly games, take a bite out of cake, clink glasses in a toast, and shower the mother-to-be with gifts. It is called a baby "shower" isn't it?

The arrival of a new baby is a momentous celebration of life. After all, the world is about to meet a newborn boy or girl who is inevitably meant for greatness. That calls for an equally great party.

Throwing a baby shower is a wonderful way to honor a mother-to-be. The best baby showers feature games to make gift-giving fun, plus delicious snacks, sweets, and festive cocktails (alcoholic or non, for mom). Giggle over silly games, take a bite out of...

Learn More

Learn More

All About Baby Showers

advertisement

advertisement

advertisement

advertisement

recipe

If eating pie leaves you yearning for more crust, here's your dream dessert: Flaky, golden-brown pate brisee disks are layered with jam, then pasty cream that has whipped cream and sliced strawberries folded in, and stacked four-deep. Making the disks is easy -- just roll out the dough into rounds (no need to fit it into pie plates or crimp edges), sprinkle them with sugar, and bake. The whole thing is chilled overnight like an icebox wafer cake, for easier slicing.