Throw a Healthy Bridal Shower Party
Bridal showers are happy occasions, and throwing a shower for a friend or family member will make her grin from ear to ear. Once she sees how healthy this meal is, you might just be every guest's maid of honor!
Salads are a safe bet, but add some creativity to it for an extra-special start!
Rice Salad with Black Beans
Pear and Gorgonzola Salad
Gourmet Crab Ring
Mixed Greens with Green Beans, Beets, and Feta or Goat Cheese
No pasta here unless it’s low in calories! Light is key for the main course.
Angel Hair Pasta with Zucchini and Bread Crumbs
Lemon Fish Casserole
Tortellini with Broccoli
Sweet and Tangy Shrimp and Sausage
Of course veggies are the traditional sides for a healthy meal, but aim for something a little more out of the ordinary!
Vegan Grilled Cheese Strips
Creamy Egg Cups with Kale and Parmesan
Peas and Artichokes
Tri-Color Cole Slaw
For the finale, allow your guests to splurge a little bit!
White Choco-Tofu Pie
Corn Flake Cookies
Banana and Pineapple Cream Cheese Pie
These tasty drinks will put a smile on the bride’s face. They’re still sweet without the throwaway calories!
Skinny Cranberry Creamsicle Cooler with a Kick!
Baby Blue Punch
Sensational Strawberry Lemonade
- Liven up this party with some fun games. Play “What’s in the Bag!” Before the shower, come up with a list of items most women have in their purses, such as a cell phone, a pen, blush, etc. Assign each item a point value. The person that has the most of the points wins!
- Instead of distributing expensive party favors, opt for something a little more budget-friendly but still creative. Any ideas? The candy Ring Pops! Not only is this a cute idea, but Ring Pops actually look like big engagement rings. Make sure to take a picture of all the guests flashing their bling.
- Background music is a good idea and will keep guests entertained even when they don’t feel like socializing. Ask the bride-to-be to help you decide on a playlist or radio station that she enjoys.
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