Why Pregnant Meghan Markle Won’t Have Baby Shower Ahead of Daughter’s Birth Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have decided against having a baby shower ahead of the birth of their daughter. COVID-19 is one reason. They also don’t feel a big baby shower with gifts is appropriate right now. They both feel with so much happening in the world their time and resources can be used for a better purpose. Do you think people should have baby showers after their first born?