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.

Herb and Cheese Stuffed Snap Peas

Life as a Strawberry's recipe is so light, versatile and simple to make, there almost isn't an excuse to have these on a platter at the shower. A crisp bite of snap pea followed by creamy herbs and cheeses? Treat us to a plate of these any time of day, for any kind of occasion.

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

— Stacy Liu