Baby Shower Snacks

Baby Shower Snacks

30 Baby Shower Food Ideas Baby showers come with a lot of planning. There’s establishing a guest list, deciding on a fun party game and, most importantly, creating a menu. Coming up with ideas for baby shower food can vary depending on your gathering. Is it a low key luncheon? A mid-morning brunch? Or a full blown affair? There’s also theme considerations or if mom wants to do a gender reveal—all of which can impact the food you choose to serve. If you’ve been tasked with planning the next baby shower for a family member or friend, but are stumped on what to feed everyone, we have you covered. From fun, gender themed snacks to easy-to-assemble appetizers, you’ll impress guests while still having plenty of time to toast the mom-to-be. As you plan, don’t forget to pick the perfect baby shower invitation to get everyone excited for the occasion. Get the Party Started with Appetizers It’s a Girl! Popcorn Celebrate your soon-to-be princess with this easy snack, or mix up the colors to match the party’s theme. Source Chili Garlic Chicken Skewers Add a little spice to the party with this chili garlic chicken. Source 3. Fruit and Yogurt Parfaits Decorate wooden spoons and throw in colorful fruit to give these parfaits character. Source Chicken Salad Bites Your guests will love this updated (and easy to eat) take on a classic. Source 7 Layer Dip Prep your little one for their football watching days with this snack. Source Easy Cheeseball In under 10 minutes, you’ll have a crowd pleasing appetizer. Source Think Pink Prosciutto and Figs Add a pop of color to your meal with this fresh fig appetizer. Source Strawberry and Goat Cheese Crostini Spread the love with these heart-shaped balsamic strawberry toppers. Source Mac and Cheese Bites You’ll be cheesing all day with this bite-sized comfort food. Source Five-Minute Ricotta Crostini Let your guests get creative with a fun ricotta crostini bar. Source Lime and Chili Grilled Corn If you’re going to be a corny parent, you better start now. Source Three-Ingredient Meatballs A family favorite, these are sure to become regulars at the dinner table. Source Rainbow Thai Coleslaw Mix it up with this sweet and tangy Thai coleslaw. Source Tuna on Crispy Rice Impress your guest with this sushi-inspired appetizer. Source Savory Stuffed Pastries If Mexican food is your thing, these avocado, cream cheese, salsa filled pastries will do the trick. Source Tasty Side Dishes Prosciutto Wrapped Melon Last minute appetizers that you can whip up in no time. Source Pesto Tortellini Salad As easy as boiling water, you can make this dish in under 30 minutes. Source Caprese On A Stick Swap Romas for baby tomatoes for a bite-sized appetizer. Source Cheesy Tomato Tarts Like pizza, but better, these tarts will take you less than an hour. Source Roasted Pineapple and Sweet Potato Salad This vibrant orange and yellow salad is perfect for celebrating fall babies. Source Goat Cheese and Grape Bites A delicious and welcome reminder that you’ll be a grape parent. Source Festive Baby Shower Themed Drinks Blue Mojito This bright blue mojito makes for a refreshing beverage—don’t forget to make a no rum batch for mom to enjoy! Source Fruity Sherbet Punch Loaded with strawberries and raspberries, this sparkling punch screams ‘It’s a girl’! Source Lavender Lemonade Last minute tasty beverages so easy to whip up in no time. Source Milk and Cookies Mocktail Cheers! Get creative with this favorite childhood snack and dye the frosting pink and blue. Source Desserts and Sweat Treats The Ultimate Apple Bar Simple apple dippers in honor of the apple of your eye. Source Chocolate Party Spoons Personalize your shower with these colorful, easy treats. Source No Bake Nutella Cheesecake For the chocolate loving mom, this Oreo and Nutella based treat will satisfy even your worst cravings. Source Pancake Lollipops Get creative with food coloring, icing, and ribbon for an even sweeter dessert table. Source Easy Pastry Puff Shells Sweet or savory filling? The choice is yours. Source
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Baby Shower Snacks

If you’ve been tasked with planning the next baby shower for a family member or friend, but are stumped on what to feed everyone, we have you covered. From fun, gender themed snacks to easy-to-assemble appetizers, you’ll impress guests while still having plenty of time to toast the mom-to-be. As you plan, don’t forget to pick the perfect baby shower invitation to get everyone excited for the occasion.
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Baby Shower Snacks

From brownies to cake, scrumptious sweets are a huge hit at every baby shower. Still, with all of those decadent desserts swirling around, you might find yourself face down in a sugar coma long before it’s time for the mama-to-be to open up her gifts. That’s where healthier snacks, like yogurt-pretzel parfaits and fancy fruit skewers, come in. Along with helping balance out your menu, treats like these will show guests that better-for-you eats don’t have to be basic, bland or boring. Still not convinced? Pin the 17 tasty appetizers and desserts below, serve some at your next shower and let the compliments come rolling in.
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Baby Shower Snacks

Here’s a finger-lickin’ fun idea for a baby shower theme! Courtney Whitmore, author, creative stylist and digital influencer at Pizzazzerie.com, and her friend Jenni Thigpen threw a B(A)B(Y)-Q party—a clever take on BBQ—for their expecting friend Ashley Seth. “We decided on a couple’s shower since all of our husbands are great friends,” Courtney says. “We all love barbecue and we knew the guys would appreciate the food choices!” Who wouldn’t? See more of this adorable baby shower.
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Baby Shower Snacks

01 Of 34Pick a Cute ThemePick a Cute ThemeHere’s a finger-lickin’ fun idea for a baby shower theme! Courtney Whitmore, author, creative stylist and digital influencer at Pizzazzerie.com, and her friend Jenni Thigpen threw a B(A)B(Y)-Q party—a clever take on BBQ—for their expecting friend Ashley Seth. “We decided on a couple’s shower since all of our husbands are great friends,” Courtney says. “We all love barbecue and we knew the guys would appreciate the food choices!” Who wouldn’t? See more of this adorable baby shower. Courtney Whitmore of Pizzazzerie.com
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Baby Shower Snacks

Pick a Cute ThemeHere’s a finger-lickin’ fun idea for a baby shower theme! Courtney Whitmore, author, creative stylist and digital influencer at Pizzazzerie.com, and her friend Jenni Thigpen threw a B(A)B(Y)-Q party—a clever take on BBQ—for their expecting friend Ashley Seth. “We decided on a couple’s shower since all of our husbands are great friends,” Courtney says. “We all love barbecue and we knew the guys would appreciate the food choices!” Who wouldn’t? See more of this adorable baby shower. Courtney Whitmore of Pizzazzerie.com
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Baby Shower Snacks

Here’s a finger-lickin’ fun idea for a baby shower theme! Courtney Whitmore, author, creative stylist and digital influencer at Pizzazzerie.com, and her friend Jenni Thigpen threw a B(A)B(Y)-Q party—a clever take on BBQ—for their expecting friend Ashley Seth. “We decided on a couple’s shower since all of our husbands are great friends,” Courtney says. “We all love barbecue and we knew the guys would appreciate the food choices!” Who wouldn’t? See more of this adorable baby shower. Courtney Whitmore of Pizzazzerie.com
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Baby Shower Snacks

2 Of 34 Pick a Cute ThemeHere’s a finger-lickin’ fun idea for a baby shower theme! Courtney Whitmore, author, creative stylist and digital influencer at Pizzazzerie.com, and her friend Jenni Thigpen threw a B(A)B(Y)-Q party—a clever take on BBQ—for their expecting friend Ashley Seth. “We decided on a couple’s shower since all of our husbands are great friends,” Courtney says. “We all love barbecue and we knew the guys would appreciate the food choices!” Who wouldn’t? See more of this adorable baby shower. Courtney Whitmore of Pizzazzerie.com
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Baby showers come with a lot of planning. There’s establishing a guest list, deciding on a fun party game and, most importantly, creating a menu. Coming up with ideas for baby shower food can vary depending on your gathering. Is it a low key luncheon? A mid-morning brunch? Or a full blown affair? There’s also theme considerations or if mom wants to do a gender reveal—all of which can impact the food you choose to serve.
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Bright centerpieces in varied shades of pink make a bold statement: It’s a girl! A few budget-friendly blooms that come in shades of pink include lisianthus, carnations, and ranunculus. Hosting a shower for baby boy? Try casual arrangements of bluebonnets, hydrangeas, or blue sweet peas.
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4. Peanut Butter Fruit Dip: Ready to go in two minutes flat, this delightful dip is destined to become your new baby shower staple. Just mix together vanilla Greek yogurt, creamy peanut butter and honey, then serve the finished product with apple slices, berries and bananas. It’s easy peasy and totally delish. (via Cooking Classy)

6. Sweet Potato Rounds With Herbed Ricotta + Walnuts: This unique combination of cinnamon-roasted sweet potato rounds, herbed ricotta, cranberries and walnuts makes for a sweet and savory snack that’s also fairly filling. We think it’s the perfect choice for a cocktail-style baby shower during the fall. (via The Roasted Root)