How to Throw a Gender Reveal Party *As Seen on CT Style News 8*

Is it a girl or a boy? Share the news with That’s SO Jenn’s tips for a baby gender reveal party! Also, peek into how we celebrated, our pregnancy announcement and my bun in the oven baby shower!

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Gender Reveal Cupcakes

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Your favorite cupcake recipe

Neutral colored frosting

1 can pink or blue Betty Crocker Easy Flow Icing (aerosol container)

Pink sugar

Blue sugar

You will also need: Pink and blue or themed cupcake wrappers


Bake cupcakes according to directions. Once cooled, cut a small hole in the center and fill with colored frosting. Cover with remaining cupcake and frost with neutral icing. Decorate with pink or blue sprinkles. Display in the shape of a question mark.

‘What will it BEE?’ Cookies




Yellow cookie icing

Slivered almonds

Edible sugar eyes


Using your writing icing, draw horizontal lines across the cookie. Add eyes at the top. Stick almond wings in the center, angled inwards. Serve in a mini cupcake wrapper or on their own.

Rattle Truffles



Storebought truffles

You will also need:

lollipop sticks

Pink and blue ribbon


Poke a lollipop stick through each truffle (It helps to make a hole with a toothpick first). Tie either a pink and blue bow around the bottom of each truffle, respectively. Serve in a vase or pregnant belly mug!

Pink and Blue Marshmallows



Mini marshmallows

Pink Color Mist spray

Blue Color Mist spray


Lay marshmallows onto a parchment lined baking sheet. Spray marshmallows with color, turning to coat evenly. Allow to dry. Serve as is or accompanying a hot chocolate bar, as seen here.

Pink and Blue Mini Pretzel Rods & Graham Crackers

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Mini pretzel rods

Graham crackers

Pink melting chocolate

Blue melting chocolate

Pink sprinkles or sugar crystals

Blue sprinkles or sugar crystals


Melt chocolate according to directions. Immediately dunk the top ¾ of each pretzel rod or graham cracker in chocolate. Leave as is, or place directly into matching colored sprinkles or sugar. Place on wax paper and allow to harden before serving. 

Pink and Blue MnM Cookies


Your favorite cookie recipe

Pink MnMs

Blue MnMs


Prepare cookie dough according to directions. Add pink and blue MnMs. Bake and serve.

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