Question: Can My Mom Throw Me A Baby Shower?

Do mothers give their daughters baby showers?

Question: Can My Mom Throw Me A Baby Shower?

HELEN’S ANSWER: It is still proper for close friends, co-workers, aunts and cousins to give baby showers for the mother-to-be.

A reader shared with me about a mother who hosted a baby shower for her daughter because all of her friends had many wedding showers.

Should a mom throw a baby shower?

In fact, it’s usually considered perfectly acceptable for a sister, mother-in-law, or even the guest of honor’s mother to host or co-host a shower. It’s still unusual for a mother-to-be to host her own shower, though.

Can a mother host a baby shower?

There is no end to etiquette guidelines when it comes to throwing a party and, in particular, hosting a baby shower. Close friends, cousins, aunts, sisters-in-law, and coworkers of the mother-to-be have traditionally been the appropriate parties to host a baby shower.

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