Are baby shower favors necessary?
If you're wondering whether or not you should provide party favors to your guests, honestly, it's really up to you. Party favors are a nice gesture to thank guests for coming, but they can quickly get expensive. If you do choose to give party favors, feel free to cap your spending at just a few dollars per guest.
Is it OK to have baby shower after baby is born?
A post baby shower is a great way for your friends to setup a dinner donation schedule, sign up to be a mother's helper or offer their babysitting services. You have enough pacifiers and diapers – what you really need when your baby arrives is an extra hand.