Then I came across the book, You: Having a Baby. I flipped through it and figured it would be a nice addition to the gift basket. Another nice surprise! Once I got home and actually looked at the book, I realized You: Having a Baby is co-written by Dr. Oz. Not only does it have great pregnancy advice but also includes everything you could possible wonder about bringing baby home in that first month. It's almost 500 pages, has a hard cover, and includes a pull out 40 week pregnancy calendar.
Also included as a present in the gift basket is a Dollar Tree bath time kneeling pad. Who doesn't need one of those when trying to bathe babies/kids in the bath tub.
For gift presentation, I used a small plastic tub, a bag of decorative shred, and a roll of baby themed ribbon.
I put the gift basket together by first adding the decorative shred. I arranged the items so that everything was clearly visible and the weight was evenly distributed. Then it was time for some cellophane and the ribbon. The cellophane is the only thing I didn't purchase from Dollar Tree. That was only because I have a ridiculous amount of cellophane though, Dollar Tree actually sells that too.
Isn't this ribbon crazy cute? I love how the bow turned out.
So, as someone who is getting ready to have a baby, I think this is a pretty nice shower gift. Dollar Tree, I love you!
Hi, I’m Jordan – a work at home mom with 3 super fun little boys. I love entertaining guests and want to help you make entertaining easy!