Best of Celebrity Baby Names 2014


We’ve been talking Celebrity Baby Names 2014 all week.  Now it’s time to bring it all together, with a look back at the last twelve months. In years past, I’ve done round-ups of my favorites and best-ofs.  (You can read 2013’s post here.) This year, let’s try something a little different. I’ve chosen fourteen – oops, […]


Luna: Baby Name of the Day


Editor’s note: This post was originally published on July 14, 2008.  It was substantially revised and re-posted on January 13, 2014. She’s the Harry Potter character name most thoroughly embraced by Muggles. Thanks to Unknown for suggesting today’s Name of the Day: Luna.


Best Celebrity Baby Names of 2013

Celebrity Baby Names 2013

I write about celebrity kids an awful lot, but I’ve never done a real, end-of-the-year round-up post here. Really, where *are* my priorities? Since I’ve spent the week writing about celebrity baby names, it seems like the perfect year to reflect on my favorite high profile baby names. Before we dive in, let’s address two […]


Sunday Summary: July 28, 2013

It’s been such a busy summer, with the arrival of babies North and George. And yet it seems like there’s always another high-profile birth just around the corner, doesn’t it?  I can’t decide if all of this talk of baby names makes it harder to choose names for our non-celebrity off-spring … or if it increases […]


Clementine: Baby Name of the Day


Editor’s note: This post was originally published on May 19, 2008.  It was revised and edited for re-posting on Monday, March 11, 2013.  Thanks to Zoe for suggesting the update! We all recall the brouhaha following the birth of Gwyneth Paltrow’s daughter Apple. But at least one fruit has been a respectable name for girls […]