If you are expecting twins, soon enough your whole world will revolve around them, so letting a friend or family member throw you a fabulous mom-to-be party is a great way to relieve a little new-parent stress and anxiety.
You might not have hosted a baby shower before, or perhaps you’re wondering how different a baby shower for twins really is – that’s why we’re answering the most frequently-asked twin baby shower questions right here!
Whether you’re a soon-to-be twin mom or you’re throwing someone a twin baby shower, you’re in the right place. In this article you’ll find tons of twin baby shower ideas to make it a day to remember; including, twin baby shower themes, twin baby shower games, twin baby shower decorations, baby shower gifts, and much more!
Games are an integral part of a baby shower, however, we’ve all been to baby showers where the games are either a bit stilted, gross or embarrassing for the mom-to-be. Make your shower one to remember (for the right reasons!) with our baby shower game tips.
It’s important to cater to guests of all ages, since you’ll likely have parents, grandparents, and possibly even young children at your twin baby shower. We’d recommend two to four games at your baby shower in order to keep spirits high but also save time for socializing, eating, and opening gifts.
These scratch-off games on Amazon are a fun way to get everyone involved and excited about the two bundles of joy.
Allow your guests to show off their creativity with fabric paints and a plain white bib or onesie to decorate. This will get everyone involved and leave the mom-to-be with handmade keepsakes that she can actually use.
Add a personal touch to your twin baby shower games by asking everyone to bring in a baby picture. The group can then guess whose baby picture is whose!
From banners to cake toppers, make your twin baby shower extra special with these twin baby shower decorations.
Another important part of planning a baby shower is thinking about food! Yes, you’ll need to feed your guests – but don’t panic, we have some simple ideas that will please just about everyone.
With all of the game-playing, gift-opening and baby weight/length/gender-guessing, you won’t have time for a full sit-down meal. The key is to opt for quick, bite-sized food like mini quiches, sandwiches, cheese boards, scones, and fruit charcuterie boards. These will make a big impression with very minimal effort.
Your guests have showered your guest of honor with love, so it’s only fair that you thank them with an adorable gift. Here are our favorite twin baby shower favor ideas.
1. A bottle of champagne
Send them home with a bottle of champagne. We love the ‘pop it when she pops’ tags – you can buy them on Amazon.
2. Mini jars of honey
Since having babies is one of life’s sweetest moments, a tiny jar of honey can make for a great baby shower favor. Buy mini honey jars on Amazon.
3. Baby succulents
Baby succulents are a huge hit with baby shower guests. They can enjoy watching their new house plant grow and be reminded of your babies.
Check out our twin mom registry list for everything you really need to buy for your twins.
While everyone’s situation is unique, baby showers are typically hosted by a close friend or family member. In traditional baby shower etiquette, it is considered inappropriate for the mom-to-be or her spouse to host the baby shower, as this can give the impression that their goal is to collect as many gifts as possible.
The host usually takes care of the baby shower planning and organizing – so the soon-to-be mom can relax and enjoy being celebrated with her nearest and dearest.
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