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Fun and Easy Baby Shower Lunch Menu Ideas That Will Take The Stress Out Of Your Party!
Organizing a Baby Shower and need some Delicious and Easy baby shower lunch menu ideas? Wondering what to serve?
Whether you are organizing a baby shower on a budget or you have an unlimited budget there are plenty of great ideas so I am sure you will find some that suit you.
If you are having a sit-down baby shower then you will need to serve full on plated meals and this might be best for a catering company or you might have very talented family and friends who want to do this for you.
That is a choice you need to make or if you want something a little less stressful then the trend at the moment seems to be more about having finger foods at a baby shower so I have made this post more about that then a sit down lunch.
The great thing about finger food is it can be made in advance, is a cheaper option and that is always great if you are doing a Baby Shower on a budget.
Finger foods I feel are a little more conversational as you usually stand around in groups and chat and you can move around to other guests as you please, whereas when you are seated like at a dinner party you are sat next to the same person and if you have a big group you will not be able to chat with the person down the other end of the table.
Appetizers or finger foods can be made well in advance so less stress on the day and then just heat if need be and serve, so the pressure is off.
I also notice that many friends will take platters around as they like to meet and mingle with guests or you could just have a grazing table that people can just go to when they are hungry or thirsty.
Mini Dessert Cups with SpoonsDisposable Wood Boat PlatesBamboo Cheese Board with Drawer & Knives SetRose Gold Plastic Forks For AppertizersElegant Slanted Cylinder Mini Dessert Appetizer CupMelamine Hors D’Oeuvre Plates set of 4
Make Ahead Food For Baby Shower
I love the idea of making food a head of time as I don’t want to be rushed on the day and stressed out. If you have most of the ingredients made in advanced then just takes a little time for you (or some wonderful friends) can easily be put together. Here are some make ahead appetizer ideas:
- Lobster Roll Bites
- Mini Italian Club Sandwiches
- Healthy Make Ahead Appetizers
- 17 Crowd Pleasing Make Ahead Appetizers
Baby Shower Food Ideas on Pinterest
Pinterest is my go to place when organizing anything in my life lol. I am a real visual person so I love images more than words. You can find just about anything on Pinterest so you can head on over there and checkout some gorgeous baby shower food Ideas.
Elegant Baby Shower Brunch Ideas
Maybe a brunch is what you want for your baby shower. Such a great idea, brunch is you don’t know is a combination or Breakfast and Lunch and is usually held mid morning. I have notice that a lot of cafes these days will have brunch all day not sure what is up with that, maybe because they are very popular meals.
Some great recipes below:
- Slow Cooked Mini BBQ Pork Sliders
- Stuffed Cheesy Chicken & Apple Meatballs
- Deviled Egg Babies
- Tuna Salad Cucumber Cups
- Baby Shower Nutter Butter Treats
- Chipotle Corn Salsa
- Watermelon Baby Carriage
- Baby Rattle Cake Pops
How to plan a baby shower on a small budget: If this is something you are keen to do but not sure where to start then why not check out my posts on: Budget Friendly Baby Shower Present Ideas and DIY Baby Shower Decorations on a budget. You can also checkout my Baby Shower Printables games which are really cheap and they print out just gorgeous and you will have such a great laugh and fun times.
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