wet the baby's head

wet the baby's head

to celebrate the birth of a baby by having an alcoholic drink He couldn't wait to get home to wet the baby's head. We bought some champagne to wet the baby's head.
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Sex is a weapon of mass destruction" Veteran actress Shirley MacLaine "We will definitely be going out with our friends to wet the baby's head.
George (right) said: "I wet the baby's head about six months ago - but after that defeat, I might go and wet my own head
George said: "I wet the baby's head about six months ago.
Mr Bolsenbroek, 23, who lived with his girlfriend, Georgina McGuire, and their days-old baby son, Kianey, had been out celebrating with family and friends to wet the baby's head.
AS the nation looks ahead to the birth of William and Kate''s baby, The Living Room on Grey Street will be encouraging customers in Newcastle to wet the baby's head in style with one of three bespoke Royal baby-themed cocktails.
One of the lads, John Mackie, was celebrating the birth of a new baby this week so we went up to Walthamstow to wet the baby's head.
I wet the baby's head with ten pints of Guinness, three bottles of champagne,and enough shooters to send the Magnificent Seven packing.
but his absence had more to do with a party to wet the baby's head than the common cold currently sweeping the country.
I'm not terribly impressed by this since it's highly likely that the occasion of actually becoming a father will involve another round of lengthy drinking sessions to wet the baby's head.
According to a NOP poll carried out for Bella magazine, half the population agrees it is possible for the father to get depressed after he has wet the baby's head.
They wet the baby's head baby's head with champagne - his favourite is Sainsbury's at around pounds 12 a bottle.
According to an NOP poll, half the population agrees it is possible for the father to get depressed after he has wet the baby's head.
They went out to wet the baby's head on Saturday night.
Birth stories are really, really, boring but there is something therapeutic about repeating exactly what happened to other women (men tend to leave the room and wet the baby's head or something at the 16th telling of the story).