Baby Shower Games for Boys - 5 Fun Themes for A Great Baby Shower
Frog Themes, Train, Farm Animals, Jungle...
When a bouncing baby boy is on the
way, throwing a fun baby shower for the expectant Mom will make for one special day.
Choosing a baby shower
theme is one of the first steps in party planning so here are five fun options for baby boys. If you want to be
the hostess with the mostest, go beyond that same old boring blue theme for a boy and dare to be different. Your
guests will be thrilled!
1) Frog Themed
Baby Shower - A green frog theme is an excellent baby boy shower choice and today, retailers offer a
wide range of shower tableware and accessories with a froggy theme.
When it comes to the
food for a frog themed shower, think green. Make some cucumber lily pad appetizers and some peanut butter filled
celery sticks with raisins to create flies on a log if you want to give your guests a smile while they are
For a centerpiece that
does double-duty as your gift to the Mom-to-be, consider buying a frog inspired diaper cake. Every new Mom can
use diapers and this is one creative gift that is sure to impress. As for the shower games, try an old-fashioned
game of leapfrog.
2) Train Baby
Shower - Thomas the Train has made many-a-boy think about being a train conductor when they grow up and
Thomas has made the train theme popular for both birthday parties and for baby showers.
The Carter baby company
has introduced a beautiful line of train themed tableware that is the perfect choice for a boy's baby
You can get creative
setting up a real toy train set to go around the buffet table. Buy the guests inexpensive conductor's hats and
be sure to incorporate the train them in the invitations and thank you notes as well.
3) Old McDonald
or Farm Animal Themed Shower - This shower theme is super cute for boys. You can incorporate all the
barnyard animals such as pigs, cows, chickens, sheep and more into the party through the tableware, cake, and
Decorate with cow print
balloons and red, black and white streamers. Use a toy barn that will double as the baby shower gift as the
centerpiece on the buffet or dessert table.
Wilton has tons of fun
barn animal cake and cupcake designs so just head to their website and do a quick search to find the perfect one
for you to bake. For games, play barnyard animal charades or the name the baby animal game.
Be sure to have the Old
McDonald music playing when guests arrive at your ho-down! This theme is perfect for summer picnic-type showers.
You could even use hay bales as seats around the picnic tables that are covered in red and white checked
4) Safari or
Jungle Baby Shower - One of the most popular showers for boys is a King of the Jungle or safari animal
baby shower that incorporates lions, tigers, giraffes, monkeys, and more.
Create your very own
jungle in your party location using tree cutouts and green paper vines. You can use stuffed monkeys to hang from
the vines too. For the food, be sure to make some jungle animal cupcakes or a large Safari cake. There are
instructions for an awesome Safari cake at Wilton.
For the food itself,
you can use animal-shaped cookie cutters to make jello-jigglers or finger sandwiches in animal shapes. An animal
themed diaper cake or gift basket would make a perfect centerpiece.
5) All Star
Sport Shower - If Dad is a sports enthusiast, then you can't go wrong with this shower theme. Create
invitations or a shower banner that looks like a scoreboard.
For the food table, lay
down some fake grass turf that is painted with white lines like a football field. Serve the food on sports
themed trays and be sure to have sports themed tableware like plates and napkins.
And if Dad is a
baseball fan, make it a "Little Slugger" themed shower instead.
Janice Kremer is the co-editor of the Baby Gift
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