Baby Names

Finding the perfect baby name is fun but tough. These tips and ideas will help you narrow the list down to just the right name for your little one.

22 Sweet Baby Names Inspired by Spring

In just a couple of weeks we will all be celebrating the fact that “spring has sprung.” Spring is one of the sweetest of the four seasons. It’s a time to celebrate new life. After the winter months have ended a season filled with blooming flowers, sunny skies and cute baby animals awaits. As a tribute to the season where the Easter bunny makes his appearance as May flowers are our reward for navigating and jumping puddles amidst the April showers, I wanted to share 22 sweet baby names inspired by spring!

Baby Names Inspired by Book Characters

As an avid reader and a former librarian, there’s nothing I like more than characters in books.

It will come as no surprise that I would have happily named all my children after my literary favorites.

In the end, neither of my girls got their names from a book, but it hasn’t stopped me from making lists of my favorite names for girls and boys from the books I’ve loved both as a child and as an adult.


8 Tips for Choosing a Unique Baby Name (That Worked for Us!)

Naming a baby is a pretty big deal. It is something that our children will take with them everywhere for the rest of their lives, so it better be a good one! Many parents these days really want to come up with a baby name that is truly unique, but it can be a pretty challenging task these days. With the advent of the internet and the sharing of information, a name can go from obscure to popular in the blink of an eye (I’m looking at you, Harper and North). So how can a parent come up with a name that really is unique? Well, here are a few things that helped my husband and I in our search for coming up with unique monikers for our little ones…

8 Tips That Helped Us Come Up With a Unique Baby Name

Expecting Soon? Try These 30 "Green" Baby Names on for Size

March is the month for celebrating all things GREEN! From St. Patrick’s Day to the beginning of Spring, I know I could use some green in my life. If you are expecting a little one, consider giving your baby a name inspired by nature! Here are 30 great eco-friendly names to choose from…

20 Must-See Trendy Baby Names

After have 5 kids, my baby name list has always been quite lengthy. With each child we added some, veto’d some and well, we loved so many! I always went with unique, trendy baby names that were still somewhat classic. I wanted my kids to not have a very popular name. Well, a few years down the road and a few of them have now made it on the popular list. Zoe, McKenzie, Kennadi, Sadie and Grayson are the names that I chose for my fab five. Needless to say, I had 20 left over.

Check out some of my favorite trendy baby names that were always on my list! 

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