Flavia: Baby Name of the Day

Flavia

This post was originally published on April 2, 2010. It was substantially revised and reposted on July 20, 2015. Ready for another ancient appellation that could wear well in the twenty-first century? Thanks to Christina for suggesting Flavia as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 29th of 2015

Brooks BA

Please join me in congratulating Melissa and her husband on the arrival of their new son, Brooks Roosevelt. His middle name is after grandmother Rose! What a great name. Thanks to all who made helpful suggestion in their #namehelp post. Seriously, could he be any more adorable? I’m reminded of something Melanie Wilkes said in Gone […]

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Name Help: A Sister for Lila James

A Sister for Lila

Name Help is a series at Appellation Mountain. Every Saturday, one reader’s name questions will be discussed. We’re relying on thoughtful comments from the community to help expectant parents narrow down their name decisions. Thank you in advance for sharing your insight! Lauren writes: My husband and I have a baby name dilemma. We are […]

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Sunday Summary: 28th of 2015

Sunday Summary

We finally saw Inside Out this weekend, and wow! I was prepared to like it, but I loved it. I mean, I was in tears loving it most of the time. Part of it was the main character, Riley. She’s an 11 y.o. ice hockey player. Since my oldest is a 10 y.o. ice hockey player, some of it […]

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Name Help: Not Bogdan!

Ukrainian Baby Names

Name Help is a series at Appellation Mountain. Every Saturday, one reader’s name questions will be discussed. We’re relying on thoughtful comments from the community to help expectant parents narrow down their name decisions. Thank you in advance for sharing your insight! Mischa writes: I have two children from a previous marriage, Colben Hunter and […]

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