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Baby Shower Food ideas easy sweets

Numerous Cakes
Planning for a baby shower for twins or triplets? Rather than creating a multi-layered cake, bake person single-layer cakes. Opt for the same cake flavor or mix this up so guests can try out an assortment of flavors.

Sprinkled With Love
Spice up store-bought cookies by dipping them in melted pink or blue chocolate and topping them with colorful sprinkles. For a fancier presentation, try silver or gold nonpareils.

Strawberry Shortcake in a Jar
Mason jars are wonderful for a variety of reasons — why not serve your dessert within them? Jars filled with strawberry shortcake, whipped cream and topped with a fresh strawberry make a delicous and mild treat which would be ideal to get a summer baby shower.

Cupcakes With Cake Pops
Most of us know one cake soda isn’t sufficient to satisfy the sweet tooth. Rather than an inedible cupcake topper, place a cake soda at the center of each cupcake. Easily change up the colors to coordinate with the theme of your shower.

Mini Naked Cakes
No backyard baby shower is complete with no dainty mini cakes adorned with blossoms. They are pretty and easy to make, and that means you may create one for every guest!   Get the incremental directions here >>

Colorful Sprinkles
For your mom-to-be having her second or third child, throw her a baby scatter where guests can shower her with all the items she actually needs. Tie together the theme with a plain white cake adorned with a colorful, sprinkled heart. Watch more of this sprinkle baby shower here >>

Mini Vanilla Bean Donuts
Perfect for a baby shower brunch, these mini donuts are a sweet and mild treat that would look lovely lined up on a cake rack. The vanilla glaze could be any colour you would like. Get the recipe >>

Pretty Pink Rose Cake
Impress guests with your baking skills and make a homemade, three-tiered cake complete with pink fondant roses — the ideal cake for a small girl along the way.   Get the step-by-step directions here >>

New Fruit Greenery
Insert Southern charm to an outdoor, day baby shower using a simple, yet lovely cake embellished with fresh blackberries and greenery. Surround the cake with other yummy desserts for guests to select from.

Mini Pies
Forego the traditional baby shower cake and also opt for yummy mini pies or pastries for visitors to enjoy. You can even make them into pie pops! Get the recipe >>

Ombre Cupcakes
Frost cupcakes utilizing the ombre effect. Simply split your frosting into two or three separate parts and use food coloring to make a darker shade and one or two lighter colors. Fill piping bags with every color and squeeze together as you swirl from the middle of the cupcake outwards. Another choice? Try this method using the cake batter.

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake
Chocolate and peanut butter lovers will adore this particular treat for sure. Serve up a hot bit of the mouthwatering dessert with a scoop of vanilla ice cream into the mom-to-be along with her guests. Get the recipe here >>

Yummy Lemon Bars
Stack a plate full of tart but sweet lemon bars topped with powdered sugar for guests to snack on. Just be ready to give asking guests this yummy recipe!   Get the recipe >>

Strawberry Milk Whoopie Pies
Pretty, pink and packaged with cherry flavor, these little goodies are only as yummy as they are beautiful. Decorate with sprinkles in the colour of your choice. Get the recipe >>

Raspberry Tartlets
Offer a mild, but sweet sanity like these new raspberry tartlets. They’re so modest that getting more than just one is perfectly okay.

Glitzy Gold Cake Topper
Fantastic for a little princess on the way, glam up a naked cake with a glitzy gold topper. Just take a homemade chocolate cake, layer with light pink frosting and dust with powdered sugar. Add a single pink blossom as a finishing detail.

Charming Woodland Theme
Emphasize a plain, white cake with the theme of the shower. This woodland themed cake beneath a wooden tree slit features adorable little critters, mini pine cones and a custom made banner. Continue the theme with a trail mix bar for visitors to take a goodie bag of snacks home together.

White Chocolate-Dipped Rice Cereal Treats
Ooey gooey rice cereal treats taste much better dipped in white chocolate and topped with sprinkles. Drizzle with blue or pink candy pops as the finishing touch. Get the step-by-step directions here >>

Adorable Animal Figurines
Dress up a very simple cake with plastic animal figurines and a minimalist banner for an effortlessly chic appearance that would work well for a baby boy or girl.

French Macarons
Yes, macarons are a delicious treat by themselves, but it is really easy to generate a cake not-so-boring by adding a little embellishment. Rather than a cake topper, consider adding a group of macarons. Buy them in the store or whip up some yourself using this recipe.

Elegant Blush Ruffles Gold Sequins
Wow your guests with this incredible DIY cake featuring blush pink ruffles and edible gold sequins. Topped with pretty pink blossoms and exhibited onto a mercury glass cake stand, you’ll have everyone asking you how to make this wonder. Get the step-by-step instructions here >>

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Amelia .T

Amelia is The founder of planningbabyshower.com. She is a baby shower planner, Blogger, and a time management consultant. Started this blog over a year ago trying to help baby shower planners to plan the perfect party .