Starbaby News: Welcome Skyler Morrison

March 24, 2011

I thoroughly expected the taste-making, trend-setting Rachel Zoe to choose a thoroughly fashion forward name for her firstborn. When I saw the birth announcement for Skyler Morrison Berman, my initial reaction was “surely, there’s some mistake.” Skyler peaked for boys back in 1994, and for girls in 2000. Variant spellings abound, from the original Dutch […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Circe

March 22, 2011

She’s a beguiling sorceress who captivated Odysseus. Thanks to Heather for suggesting the enchanting Circe as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Orly

March 7, 2011

Today’s choice has two distinct origins with similar meanings. Thanks to mom-to-be Michelle for suggesting Orly as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Ziva

February 7, 2011

Today’s choice combines a zippy Z and a vibrant V, plus a great meaning. Thanks to Tara for suggesting Ziva as our Baby Name of the Day.

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Baby Name of the Day: Tate

October 11, 2010

Tate is modern, but is our Baby Name of the Day meant for boys or girls? Thanks to Lili for suggesting this rising star.

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Sunday Summary: 9/18/10

September 19, 2010

Let’s begin with a random, rag-tag assortment of thoughts sparked by the arrival of a boy called Buddy Bear Maurice: Bewildertrix listed a bunch of possible names for the littlest Oliver, including Tex.

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Baby Name of the Day: Zipporah

September 16, 2010

There’s Zoe and Zachary, Zadie and Zane. But this Z-name has been overlooked. Thanks to Charlotte for suggesting the name of her niece as Baby Name of the Day: Zipporah. (Great minds think alike: Kelly suggested it just a few days later!)

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Baby Name of the Day: Romy

July 30, 2010

She and BFF Michele went to their high school more than a dozen years ago. Today you might just find her on the playground. The name I have in reserve for a (no-I’m-not-pregnant) second daughter is today’s Baby Name of the Day: Romy.

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Baby Name of the Day: Amy

July 26, 2010

In honor of my 37th birthday, our Baby Name of the Day is the one I shed: Amy.

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Reader Baby Name Story: The Bet

June 26, 2010

Today’s story comes to us from Megan of Momlarky.

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