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Parents swap sonograms for gender-reveal cakes

Instead of learning the news in a sterile hospital room from a doctor, couples are gathering in the comfort of their homes with family and friends — their eyes glued to a cake rather than a sonogram for proof that it's a boy or girl.

Stephanie Steinberg, wtop.com

WASHINGTON – Lisa Ramish’s family and friends crowded around a yellow cake topped with a pink and blue sugar booties. The words “It’s a