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.

Spanish Baby Names Inspired by Summer

For many school is out (or almost out) and summer time is here! I just love summer. I love the long days, going to the beach, eating popsicles on the porch, and all the fun we get to have as a family. Also, my son is a summer baby (born in August) and I started thinking about all you mamas-to-be who are expecting this summer. If you’re having a hard time deciding on a name maybe one of these Spanish names inspired by this wonderful season will pique your interest. 

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My Favorite Boy Names

When I get complimented on Baylor’s name I always say, “Thank you! It was literally the only name my husband and I agreed on!” That is 100% the truth. We didn’t name Baylor until he was born but it wasn’t for lack of trying. The whole 10 months of pregnancy I would compile list after list, send countless texts to my husband, and read baby name books everyday. The only name we agreed on was Baylor. While I am so glad that we chose that name, along the way I found a lot of names that I really loved but my husband denied pretty quickly. Here are some of my favorite names that didn’t make the cut.

Baby Names Inspired by Disney Fairies

An original version of this post featured fairy descriptions based on the Disney Pirate Fairy Movie. It has been updated to indicate their original fairy powers.

For those of you who prefer baby names with a touch of whimsy, you may want to consider a fairy name. In fact one might argue that when it comes to parenting all one really needs is:

“… a little faith, trust and pixie dust.”

Of course, I’d recommend adding love and diapers too.

When we think of Disney Fairies it isn’t unusual to immediately think of Tinker Bell — but she isn’t the only fairy to flutter her Disney wings. Take a look at a few baby names inspired by the fairies of Disney:

20 Baby Names You Probably Haven't Heard Before

When it comes to baby names, it can often feel like there’s nothing truly new under the sun. Because we’re living in the age of technology it feels like it’s getting harder and harder to come up with names that are truly unique, since everyone else is scouring for the same ideas. So, if you’re looking for a name that’s off-the-beaten path or that no one else has probably heard of before you should probably read this list. I scour baby names lists regularly and most of these were new to me. Even if you’re skeptical, read on…some of these names just might surprise you!

20 Baby Names You Probably Haven't Heard Before

11 Names Inspired by Disney Mothers

We are huge Disney movie lovers in our family. Now that my girls are a little bit older and can actually sit through a movie, we watch them often. Disney movies are filled with so many unique and pretty names that I have fallen in love with.

With Mother’s Day this weekend, I thought I would honor some of the mothers in these Disney films that we all love. Check out some of my favorite names of the mother characters in Disney films.

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