Sunday Summary: 7/3/11

July 3, 2011

Feeling feisty? Head to a message board and announce that you’re naming your daughter Addison. Or Quinn. Or Mason. Then run for cover. Sure, some people will respond positively. But depending on the forum, you could also find yourself accused of thievery, trendiness, and general bad taste. I’m sympathetic to parents who feel they can’t […]

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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: Lysander

June 8, 2010

Alexander is a chart-topping choice, so popular many parents are seeking an alternative. Here’s one option.

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Name of the Day: Lorcan

March 1, 2010

Will we ever run out of Irish appellations common in Europe, obscure in the US? Let’s hope not! Thanks to Corinne for suggesting another Gaelic choice. Lorc├ín is our Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 6/28/09

June 28, 2009

The big news from the week was the birth of the SJP/Matthew Broderick twins.

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