What do you give for a baby sprinkle?
So, a baby sprinkle is designed to help her stock up on the essentials or anything that her other child is still using. This can include things such as diapers, wipes, onesies, formula, stroller, a car seat, etc.
When should you have a baby sprinkle?
A baby sprinkle is generally given around the same time as a baby shower. This timeframe is usually 28 to 32 weeks gestation (or 8 to 10 weeks before your due date).
What is a sprinkle for second baby?
For those not in the baby-shower trenches, a sprinkle is a baby shower lite, a Diet Coke of baby showers, designed to celebrate the impending birth of a second (or third or fourth. . .) baby, but with an intimate guest list and smaller-scale gifts—more Sophie la Girafe, less Uppababy Vista.
What is baby sprinkle etiquette?
A baby sprinkle tends to be more casual than a traditional baby shower. Since mom and dad will likely need much less for their new arrival, you don’t have to invite every distant relative, friendly acquaintance or coworker. Keep the guest list to close family and friends. Give guests the details.
Who pays for a baby sprinkle?
The hostess traditionally pays for the baby shower and its associated costs. However, the hostess can divide up the responsibility and costs by asking a few close family members or friends to co-host.
Do you give favors at a baby sprinkle?
Gift bags and baby shower favors are optional at a baby sprinkle. However, if you do want to offer gift bags, try smaller and inexpensive options or food gift ideas. Consider a candy bar where guests can make their own gift bags or a popcorn bar with different flavors.
What is the difference between a baby shower and a baby sprinkle?
While a baby shower is usually thrown for a first baby, a baby sprinkle typically celebrates a family’s second (or more) child, has fewer guests, presents and overall to-do and doesn’t last as long as a baby shower.
Do you play games at a baby sprinkle?
Consider activities and games
While traditional baby shower games still work at a sprinkle, you can plan on simpler activities, too. Put the emphasis on those nearest and dearest to the parent-to-be.
Can you plan your own baby sprinkle?
Of course, anyone may throw you a baby sprinkle, whether it be a co-worker or another relative. Just like with baby showers, the host generally organizes all of the details, so you can rest easy and soak up the celebrations rather than worrying about all the ins and outs of planning.
What is it called when you have a baby shower after the baby is born?
WHAT IS A SIP & SEE? A Sip & See is a party held after the birth of a baby to introduce the little one to friends and family members. It’s usually a more casual event than the baby shower (with new parents often hosting it themselves), and it can be a fun way to celebrate a child’s arrival.