Sunday Summary: 10/10/10

October 10, 2010

I’m not sure exactly what’s going on upstairs as I write – I can hear both children laughing, and the Dora Halloween special is definitely on television. My husband must be in the room with them, but I kind of think the toddler is in charge. Beyond describing my background noise, I say that because […]

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Sunday Summary: 9/12/10

September 12, 2010

Let’s start a handful of picks from pop culture: first, True Blood’s werewolf Alcide. He joined the cast in Season Three and will be back in Season Four. If Sookie recently attracted attention, how about this romantic French spin on the Greek Alcaeus? I’m also intrigued by Katniss, the heroine of the bestselling young adult […]

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Sunday Summary: 6/13/10

June 13, 2010

So the Glee baby was named Beth. And Nikki Blonsky has a new series on ABC Family called Huge, apparently set at a summer weight-loss camp.

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Baby Name of the Day: Ione

May 10, 2010

She’s a teen queen from the 1980s who made a throwback choice sound almost modern. Thanks to JNE for suggesting Ione as Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 12/6/2009

December 6, 2009

Deck the halls!

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Name of the Day: Donald

January 25, 2009

He might be your accountant. Maybe your dentist. And unless you grew up on Mars, the name almost certainly reminds you of a cartoon duck. Is he best left in the past, or should we reconsider this Scottish heritage choice? Thanks to Kate for suggesting today’s Name of the Day: Donald.

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Alphabet: D is for Boys

June 8, 2008

This post is brought to you by the letter D, and the decidedly dashing choices it offers our darling boys.

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Baby Name of the Day: Juniper

May 5, 2008

It’s ambitious. It might even be insane. But we’ve decided to launch a Name of the Day feature here at AppMtn. Kicking us off is a J-name heard more and more often. With nature-name roots and a fashionable sound, it is easy to understand why. Our Baby Name of the Day is Juniper.

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