Baby cakes for baby showers: See five adorable cupcake recipes
Have you noticed the mini baby boom going on lately? Christian Bale, Christina Aguilera, and Savannah Guthrie have all welcomed little ones. August is always a popular month for births. Some doctors say this year delivery rooms will be even busier than usual because the Polar Vortex kept couples stuck indoors and looking for ways to warm up nine months ago.
If you have a friend or family member about to join the new parent ranks, welcome the new arrival with one of these adorable baby cake creations. Click through the gallery to see cakes that include candy pacifiers, hidden surprises, and shower-themed sweets.
Almond Baby Shower Cupcakes
Though small, these cakes have big flavor thanks to a triple dose of almond.
Candy Pacifier Cupcake Toppers
All your friends will gush about how cute these candy cupcake toppers look. Make them with Life Savers and jelly beans.
Gender Reveal Cupcakes
Boy or girl? Pink or blue? Let the guests find out with surprise-inside cakes.
Since Mom will be getting showered with so much love, a sweet little umbrella might come in handy.
Bonus: This recipe includes whole wheat flour. So you can feel a little less guilty about eating two.
Bird Nest Cupcakes
The mom-to-be is sure to enjoy these as she goes through her own nesting phase.