Baby Girl Shower Invitations

Written by Randy Wilson

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Nowadays, however, baby showers are also held forrepparttar adopted babies as well. These ceremonies are, in fact, an announcement ofrepparttar 144978 induction ofrepparttar 144979 adopted baby intorepparttar 144980 family tree and are held afterrepparttar 144981 adoption proceedings are over.

Sometimerepparttar 144982 parents spend a month or two withrepparttar 144983 adopted baby girl and it is only then that they sendrepparttar 144984 baby girl shower invitations.

It is through a baby girl shower invitation card that one makesrepparttar 144985 proper baby girl birth announcements. Printed shower invitation cards are available for single baby, twins, triplets, and so on. You may personalizerepparttar 144986 baby girl shower invitations by your own words. Baby girl shower invitations showcase different themes.

Adoption showers, surprise showers, triplet and twin baby showers and even holiday and Christmas baby showers find expression in these invitations. The shower cards are excellent in quality and finish.

Since a shower ceremony lasts for two or more hours, some kinds of food have to be served inrepparttar 144987 parties. Full meals are not usually served at a baby shower. Rather, what are offered are simply finger-foods.

Snacks or dessert foods like chips, pretzels, ice cream, pie and cake are offered torepparttar 144988 guests. Sometimes it is replaced by a fruit or vegetable tray, which certainly is a healthy alternative and is a preferable option forrepparttar 144989 would-be-mother and to be born baby. There should be coffee and punch available forrepparttar 144990 guests. You may also choose to have soft drinks or other beverages available.

Alcoholic drinks should be avoided as a mark of respect forrepparttar 144991 mother-to-be. The would-be-mother should not indulge into drinking caffeinated drinks like coffee and soft drinks. However, food served in shower parties varies withrepparttar 144992 theme.

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Randy is owner of How to Plan a Baby Shower where you can get more tips and ideas for your baby shower. You can also purchase and find free baby shower games.

Journaling for Two

Written by Doreene Clement

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If there is a specific problem or concern inrepparttar relationship, you may want to start journaling there. You can also use a couple's journal to tell each other, daily, how much you love each other and why. You can journal your dreams and hopes forrepparttar 144977 future, your children, each other,repparttar 144978 world. Or combine any of these ideas, along with your own ideas. You have a blank palette, so fill inrepparttar 144979 space with what is most important for you and your relationship.

You can also add photos, poems, fortune cookie fortunes, even cutouts from magazines to your journal.

If you have lost an important relationship through death or some other change you can journal your thoughts and feelings to this person inrepparttar 144980 same way. This can be a very powerful way to move through loss, touching those fears and feelings that are still within.

However you decide to userepparttar 144981 couple's journaling, be sure to journalrepparttar 144982 love andrepparttar 144983 joy, along withrepparttar 144984 rest of your feelings. One tip - If you are taking time to write to one another, keep clear about what is a fact and what are your feelings.

You can also journal with friends and coworkers usingrepparttar 144985 same ideas.

Copyright 2003 Doreene Clement All Rights Reserved

Doreene Clement, a cancer victor and author of The 5 Year Journal, is currently writing a new book, Blessed, about her life and her cancer experience. For more information 480.423.8095 Copyright 2005 OMDC, LLC All Rights Reserved

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