Have I ever mentioned that I know nothing about basketball? My son has now played for three seasons – granted, at the little kid level – and while I show up and dutifully cheer, that’s all I’ve got.
Baby names, on the other hand, are a safe and knowledgeable place for me. And I’m finding that what’s true in life is very true in March Madness. We really do go to the middle, favoring names that are already on the rise. The names that fare well in March Madness are current classics, stylish and attractive, but never eyebrow-raisers.
And so I give two semi-final matches, where I know many of you will struggle to choose!
A twist on the staple Ann goes toe-to-toe with a play on the enduring Elizabeth