3 Baby Superstitions From Around the World
Most Americans are familiar with the common cultural expectations for a mother-to-be. From decorating their baby shower hall to preparing a nursery for the little one well before birth, getting ready for the arrival of a new baby comes with a fun set of traditions. But did you know that other cultures have their own superstitions and traditions when it comes to welcoming a little one? Let’s take a look at three pregnancy and baby superstitions from around the world.
5 Ideas for Throwing a Coed Baby Shower
Thinking about throwing a coed baby shower? Good for you! Dads often end up overlooked during events that celebrate a new baby, so it’s nice to make sure they are included, too. Here are a few ideas for your next coed baby shower that are sure to please both the mom and the dad-to-be.
What is a “Baby Sprinkle?”
One of the newest trends to hit the world of baby showers is the “baby sprinkle.” A baby sprinkle is a smaller, more relaxed version of a baby shower, and it is meant for mothers who already have a little one (or two) at home. This is ideal for anyone who wants to celebrate the newest arrival without all of the same expectations that come from a full baby shower. During a sprinkle, the mom often gets some smaller gifts, such as a new set of onesies or some diapers. Plus, she usually gets a few gifts to pamper her,…
5 Unique Baby Shower Ideas
Scouring local baby shower halls can be rough — but when you find the right place, your next step is figuring out all the details. Why go with the traditional? After all, your baby is going to be unique, so make your baby shower unique, too. Here are some great ideas to make your baby shower as unique as your little one is sure to be.
Avoid These Mistakes When Planning a Baby Shower for a Friend or Loved One
Baby showers are traditions for which many mothers-to-be are either really excited or really dreading, but they are going to happen, and you want your friend or a loved one to be in the former category on the day of the event! Naturally, you want to make this baby shower one for the history books, but there are some common mistakes you should avoid to ensure that your event doesn’t flop! Fortunately, we at Village Catering know how to throw a great baby shower at our elegant Cottage Green venue, and we have a few suggestions on what not to…
Delicious Drink and Food Pairings to Consider for Your Next Party
As a reputable provider of event and corporate catering services across Philadelphia, we’ve created mouthwatering menus for a wide range of functions for over three decades. For this reason, we’re sharing some fantastic favorite food and drink pairings with our food-loving friends. Whether you’re planning a wedding reception, cocktail party, or a Thanksgiving event, you’ll need to have all bases covered when it comes to the food and drinks. Below are some ways that you can provide guests with the perfect pairings.
5 Things Expecting Mothers Really Want
If you know an expecting mother, you probably already know that she’s already got enough cute onesies and nursery room decorations to last until her child goes off to college. Treat your pregnant friend to something that she’ll really love—like one of these five fabulous gifts for expecting moms.
3 Tips to Help You Plan a Baby Shower When You’re on A Budget
Planning a baby shower this season? If you’re excited to welcome a new life but not so excited for the cost of the baby shower, you’re not alone. At Village Catering, we enjoy helping soon-to-be moms find affordable ways to celebrate the upcoming arrival, and we’ve got a few tips to help you throw a budget-friendly baby shower. You can have a great experience without spending tons of money. You just have to be a little creative and ask for help when necessary. 1. Choose an economical venue. If you’re on a tight budget, then it’s important to find an…
Fun “Bar” Ideas For Your Next Party
You can really get creative with your next large party by adding a “bar” to your party. I am not talking a bar for alcoholic beverages (although that may be available as well), but I mean a bar offering a type of food or drink that guests can customize to make it perfect for them. Still not sure what this is? Think of a hot chocolate bar. This would consist of a table with self-serve hot chocolate. It would also have a large variety of topping for guests to choose from such as whipped cream, chocolate shaving, peppermint sticks, and…
Winter Party Décor Ideas
Decorating for a winter party can become a very fun, festive, and creative process. When you think of a winter party, you think of a few different color combinations including blue, white, silver, red, or green. You can incorporate your party décor with some festive and seasonal food from local caters in Philadelphia, PA. There are many special winter parties that make for a good excuse to put your creativity to good use. There are winter weddings, winter showers, winter birthdays, and of course, holiday parties. Each of these events can be anything from casual to formal, and the décor…