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Sunday Summary: 8/8/10

August 8, 2010

It doesn’t matter if I’m at the dentist or the drugstore or Disney World, I’m always listening for names. One of my favorites namespotting locations is Franklin’s, our local brewpub/restaurant/toy store – is there any better combination? – because, of course, we’re all chasing our children around while we wait for a table. The other […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Kelsey

July 6, 2010

She’s a surname choice boosted by a TV show – but she’d probably have caught on anyway. Thanks to Urban Angel for suggesting Kelsey as Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 6/20/10

June 20, 2010

Happy Father’s Day!

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Starbaby News: Welcome Sundance

May 20, 2010

Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh has welcomed a son. I was dimly aware that she’d named her firstborn Joseph Michael, and had noticed her on the list of upcoming celeb births. But her first son was named Joseph.

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Sunday Summary: 5/2/10

May 2, 2010

Congratulations go out to Rocking Fetal.

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Baby Name of the Day: Colleen

April 30, 2010

She’s as kelly green as a shamrock, but trends have left her behind. Thanks to Colleen for suggesting her own appellation as Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Russell

April 19, 2010

Looking for a name for a red-headed philosopher with a Hollywood vibe? Thanks to JNE for suggesting Russell as Baby Name of the Day.

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Sunday Summary: 4/18/10

April 18, 2010

After two plus years in our urban(esque) rowhome, we’re out of excuses for not having paint on our walls.

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Sunday Summary: 4/11/10

April 11, 2010

I’m not a loyal viewer of America’s Next Top Model, but I do check in from time to time to see the contestants’ names.

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In Defense of Atlas and Apple: Ten Reasons Unusual Names Aren’t a Problem

April 5, 2010

Last February, I posted In Defense of Emma and Ethan: Ten Good Reasons to Use a Common Name. While reviewing what I’d written in 2009, I realized that I’d never laid out the case for uncommon names. Need I state the obvious? I rather like names that you don’t hear everyday. And so here are […]

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