Quoting ❥ Meℓi:" I don't think so because what if nobody wants to throw you a shower?"
Quoting Jas ♥:" <blockquote><b>Quoting * Sara *:</b>" Nah. It's the celebration of your child's life. ... [snip!] ... really isn't the point of a baby shower, IMO. You can have a welcome home baby party or something just to celebrate their life."
Quoting ❥ Meℓi:" I never really saw a baby shower as asking people to get you gifts, I saw it as a celebration of the ... [snip!] ... expect people to get me gifts for my shower. Now I think it is tacky as hell when people put on the invitation to bring a gift."
Quoting Kimber-Lily:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Little_Discourage:</b>" I wouldn't call it a "baby shower". ... [snip!] ... I think expecting or being dependant on shower gifts is tacky, no matter who throws the party. Lol"
Quoting Chuck Bass:" Then maybe nobody wants to get you a present lol but really though... showers are kind of like asking ... [snip!] ... me presents! Someone else should host it, so they are like hey everybody come over here and bring her/the baby presents "
Quoting * Sara *:" Nah. It's the celebration of your child's life. Who cares who throws it?"
Quoting iLL-Legal Alien:" *shrugs* I threw my baby shower for my firstborn...I planned, sent the invites out,organized...etc etc. *gasps* how tacky of me! "
Quoting Jas ♥:" <blockquote><b>Quoting * Sara *:</b>" Not always to receive gifts. My friend just ... [snip!] ... where gifts ARE expected. If you throw a bash pertaining to baby or mom and gifts aren't expected, it's not a baby shower."