There’s a new modern tradition that’s come about with the advent of sonograms that let expectant parents know the sex of their baby.
Some parents-to-be will have the doctor seal in an envelope a card with the sex of their baby written on it… without telling the parents. Then the parents-to-be, or their friends and family, will give the envelope to a baker. The baker will then make the inside of the cake either blue or pink depending if it’s a boy or girl.
At a baby shower or a gender party the cake will be cut and everyone will learn the sex of the baby together, including the parents-to-be!
What a very modern, clever idea!
This article was posted on Thursday, April 7th, 2011 at 8:31 pm and is filed under Baby Showers, Birth Customs, Countries & Cultures, Cuisine, Customs and Traditions, Desserts, Gender Cake, USA. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.
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