Baby Name of the Day: Frank

February 1, 2011

Zappa. Sinatra. Gehry. Baum. Does this pick guarantee your son will be destined for creative genius? Thanks to Jane, aka the Foxymoron, for suggesting Frank as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Amoret

January 25, 2011

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Baby Name of the Day: Danna

November 30, 2010

She’s been quietly rising since 2002.  What’s behind this intriguing appellation? Thanks to Samantha for suggesting her mother’s name, Danna, as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 11/21/10

November 21, 2010

Congratulations to Kate of My Kids Eat Off the Floor on the birth of Juno Kate!  The amazing Kate has already sent in Juno’s name story, so look for it soon. So I’ve been doing more lurking, this time at Babyzone: Aven suggested for a boy, like Gavin without the G; McKelyn for a girl, […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Willow

November 19, 2010

She’s a nature name gone Hollywood. Thanks to Nicole for suggesting Willow as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Spencer

November 8, 2010

Today’s choice is the given name of a Hollywood titan, and the surname of real life royalty. He’s also quite the popular pick for a boy.  Thanks to Emma for suggesting today’s Baby Name of the Day: Spencer.

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Baby Name of the Day: Inara

September 14, 2010

You might know her as a passenger aboard sci fi cult classic Firefly, but this goddess name’s roots run deep. Thanks to Fran for suggesting Inara as Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Sloane

August 12, 2010

Sometimes it takes a while for a name to catch on. We first heard this one in the 80s, but could 201o be her year? Thanks to Christy for suggesting one of the names from her list as our Baby Name of the Day: Sloane.

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Baby Name of the Day: Deborah

July 23, 2010

She’s a Baby Boomer staple with a surprisingly steady history of use. Thanks to Kelly for suggesting Deborah as Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 7/11/10

July 11, 2010

Just when you think every name has been imagined, every option exhausted, pop culture surprises us. First, Cecily von Ziegesar’s novel Cum Laude tackles the lives of privileged college students (as opposed to the privileged high school students in her Gossip Girl franchise.) One of the main characters is a girl called Shipley, and a […]

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