Sunday Summary: 5/29/11

May 29, 2011
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Colette: Baby Name of the Day

April 2, 2011

She’s saintly, literary, and on trend. Best of all, she’s been out of the US rankings for three decades. Colette is a special Saturday Name of the Day for expectant mom Laura.

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Baby Name of the Day: Ligeia

January 5, 2011

Hoping to raise a Goth supermodel?  This could bet the choice for you. Thanks to Emilie for suggesting Ligeia as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Virginia

October 25, 2010

She’s a literary, regal, place name with an undeniable romance. Yes, Virginia – it is your turn to be featured as Baby Name of the Day. Thanks to Emily for the suggestion.

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In Reserve: Possible Names for a Second Daughter

January 14, 2010

I doubt we’ll ever have a third child. There are dozens of practical reasons. And one reason that’s trivial for him, dead serious for me: we could never agree on a name. We do have a few candidates, scraps from the cutting room floor. I’ve mentioned them in comments from time to time, but I […]

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Name of the Day: Iphigenia

August 28, 2009

The life of a princess has always been a tough one – even in antiquity. Thanks to Paul for suggesting the sacrificial Iphigenia as Name of the Day.

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Name of the Day: Eugenie

June 17, 2009

It’s not so bad, really, if you pronounce it the British way. – Quote from the morning of the princess’ birth. Thanks to JNE for suggesting the royal Eugenie for today’s Name of the Day.

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