After reading a few google postings and other Instructables about making liqueurs, I decided to try it for myself. This really is a simple recipe (borrowed from brawns214) with a bit more description of tactics and things I've learned about coffee from being a barista for 3 years.
Homemade Amaretto "The beauty of making your own amaretto lies in controlling the sugar content of this almond liqueur. In a side-by-side tasting of our homemade amaretto and popular commercial brands, ours was less sweet and had a true almond flavor."
Refreshing lemonades, limeades, and fruit punches are surefire ways to quench the thirst of the new mom and her guests. If she doesn't mind alcohol being served, light cocktails round out the beverage choices.