Pin Picks Manshowers

It’s Springtime and love is in the air. And when love is in the air, you sometimes catch the love bug. And when you catch the love bug, you have baby showers.

Baby showers are trending on Pinterest this week and it seems a lot of you are planning to celebrate the arrival of a baby. But according to some of you–our Pinners–baby showers are not only for women. In fact, these days, men are having their own parties to welcome their new additions.

So for this week’s Pin Picks–and with a little help from our Pinners–we discover the top 5 ways for to-be Dad’s to throw a manshower.


Dadpetizers - Future Fathers, if you’re feeling like your belly isn’t getting any attention, Paul Erbe has boards to help you gather some friends to start the party with food.

Dadctivities - Manshowers don’t need to be indoors. According to 
Jeff Eyman, having a place board of breweries in your area is just what you need to make a quick toast to honor the arrival of a newborn.

Dadchelor party - If you’re looking to combine activities and events in one big bash, Erica Triantafilo shows us activities for both him and her.

Dadcessories - With all the good news, chances are you’re going to be receiving a lot of love and affection over the nine months. Pinner Cody Briggs has a board of gift ideas that are fun for Dad and useful for baby too, like all terrain baby strollers and camouflage car seats.

Dadchelor pad - Guys, just because you’re about to be a father, doesn’t mean you need to stop dreaming altogether. Andrzej Polakiewicz shares the best way to throw a personal manshower: by starting a board about a future home you’ll spend with your family.

A huge congratulations to all the expecting parents out there on Pinterest. But even if you’re not expecting, keep browsing Pinterest for more ways to celebrate. And of course, tune in next week for more Pin Picks.


—Pari Mathur, Content Guru, Currently pinning to Life is Funny