March Madness: Girls’ Quarter Finals

March 12, 2011

March Madness continues, and the competition is fierce! Elodie barely squeaked past Claire. A mere two votes decided that race. The biggest victory went to Adele. She thoroughly trounced Eithne, garnering 86% of the vote to her rival’s mere 14%. Lydia and Lila both won by impressive margins, suggesting that L truly is the letter […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Aoife

December 29, 2010

She’s a chart-topping Irish choice with a lovely meaning – and a tricky spelling. Thanks to Liz our Baby Name of the Day is Aoife.

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2009: Most Popular Girls' Names at AppMtn

December 30, 2009

If you’ve reviewed the Top 20 Boys’ Names of the Day, you might recall that it was a mix of names that are, indeed, rising in use for our sons and those that are probably mere curiosities. The girls’ list tends more towards the wearable, but there are a few surprises.

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Sunday Summary: 6/14/2009

June 14, 2009

After last week’s bumper crop o’ starbabies, it has been a relatively quiet week.

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Name of the Day: Eithne

January 12, 2009

For years, American parents showed their Irish roots by naming their daughters Patricia or Kathleen. These days, many are searching for something a little less expected. Thanks to Halei for suggesting one that fits the bill: Eithne.

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