Baby showers are about celebrating a new arrival into the world. And, like any good party, they’re also about ooh-ing and aah-ing over food. Guests need a free hand to pat the mommy-to-be’s belly, so finger foods are a must. Click through our slideshow for 15 creative and party-friendly recipes perfectly suited to a bump day.

Grilled Fruit Salad with a Creamy Goat Cheese Topping

This is a wonderfully fresh take on a classic fruit salad. By all means, put fruit balls into a hollowed-out watermelon, but do also throw some seasonal favorites on the grill, and top it off with a yogurt and goat cheese sauce for a salad you'll want to make for all occasions. Blogger Sonia suggests using some tropical fruits in addition to the ones listed on The Healthy Foodie.

What is your favorite party food? Let us know in the Comments!

— Stacy Liu