Annabel: Baby Name of the Day

October 28, 2013

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on November 2, 2009.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on October 28, 2013. With Halloween just days away, here’s a haunting choice – and a very popular one, too. Thanks to Liz for suggesting Annabel as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Arabella

July 22, 2011

Nicole requested this frilly, feminine confection ages ago – and she’s very much in the news this week. With congratulations to Ivanka and Jared, today’s Baby Name of the Day is Arabella.

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Baby Name of the Day: Annora

June 7, 2011

She’s a medieval rarity that would be right at home in today’s Top 100. Thanks to Christina for suggesting Annora as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Janelle

April 15, 2011

She’s another spin on the stylish Jane, with a fashionable -elle ending, too. Thanks to Christina for suggesting her (all grown-up) daughter’s name as our Baby Name of the Day: Janelle.

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Baby Name of the Day: Mirabelle

December 7, 2010

Miracle has been in the US Top 1000 for over a decade.  So why not this subtle alternative? Thanks to Elena for suggesting her daughter’s name as our Baby Name of the Day: Mirabelle.

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Sunday Summary: 11/7/10

November 7, 2010

I mentioned Katniss in a prior Sunday Summary, but hadn’t gotten around to reading The Hunger Games.

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Baby Name of the Day: Annemarie

October 28, 2010

    She’s a traditional compound name, but she’s fallen out of favor in recent years. Thanks to Stephanie for suggesting Annemarie as Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 8/22/10

August 22, 2010

Please tell me that I’m not the only person who watched My Fake Fiance, the first pairing of Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence? It was raining, the baby was fussy … wait, never mind. Someone else must’ve tuned in – enough of us for ABC Family to greenlight a new original series called Melissa […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Annis

June 21, 2010

She’s a medieval standard, long out of use. But she might be a great choice for a 21st century girl. Thanks to Jillian for suggesting Annis as Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 4/4/10

April 4, 2010

Happy Easter!

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