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Baby Shower Theme

Do I need a theme for a Baby Shower Baby shower planningIf you are planning a baby shower for your close friend who is going to have a baby very soon, you may think first whether you want to make a theme party or not. Everything could be just perfect with or without a certain theme for the event planning, depending on the organization for the party. However, if you know the gender of the baby, you may choose between a blue party – for a boy and a pink party – for a girl. Have in mind that color theme parties are more typical for grown-ups, not for babies. So when you consider you want a theme for the baby shower, then be creative and think of something fun. For instance, if all the women are dressed like pregnant women, it will make the future mother at the right place. All you need is to ask the guests to place a pillow in front of their body and tied it to the body. If it is a second or a third child for the lady, you have to know that this woman already has all the necessary stuff for the baby. She does not need more baby clothes and cradles. So make this party more of a “mommy shower”. Non – alcohol drinks and sexy underwear will be...

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The Good Wife

The official Obama family portrait: Michelle with Barack and children Malia and Sasha. Photo: The White House Feisty, fearless and brilliant, Michelle Obama is Barack’s number one weapon in his bid for re-election. THERE’S a small nook in the White House’s residential wing used by presidents’ wives as a dressing area. From the window you get a rare view over the Rose Garden to the Oval Office. Laura Bush, who showed it to Michelle Obama, had been shown it by Hillary Clinton. Each first lady has used it for moments of silent rapport with their husbands. They gaze from this hideaway to feel a connection to the men – once partners, even equal partners in a marriage, now separated by a gulf of power and politics. It is, of course, impossible to say what Michelle Obama thinks in those quiet, private moments when she contemplates that view. But her thoughts have not only helped shape a presidency, they could determine the next. As Barack Obama puts it: ”[Hers] is the voice I hear inside my head when I make decisions.”   Click for more photos The rise and rise of Michelle Obama Michelle Obama’s popular rally appearance in Viriginia, May 2012. Photo: Reuters When Obama’s political advisers were planning his first major 2012 campaign rally, they made two key decisions. First, hold it in a battleground state to flatter...

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