• the ultimate list of middle names for baby boys
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    The Ultimate List of Boy Middle Names
    As you choose a middle name for your baby boy, you can consider various themes for inspiration. Would you like to use a family name from your family tree? Would you like a one-syllable option that simply sounds good with your first and last name ...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • The ultimate list of effortlessly cool hipster baby names
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    100 Hipster Baby Names That Are Effortlessly Cool
    Flannel- and beanie-wearing folks who sip craft beer and eat artisanal cheeses. Whether you’re all for it, or they grind your gears, there is one thing that hipsters are actually quite good at - naming their babies. It sounds absolutely nutty, ...
    Sa'iyda Shabazz
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    Week 22 of Pregnancy
    You are 21 Weeks and 3 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayIn this 3D scan the baby's skin looks quite lumpy in parts. This isn't really the case. If the baby suddenly moves during a scan, the image can have difficulty "keeping up" and creates this unusual effect. ...
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    50 Dark But Beautiful Names for Baby Girls
    Trying to find a name for a baby girl can be incredibly hard. There are so many options! One way to narrow down your choices is to hone in on an interest. If you like all things witchy, dark, and maybe a little Gothic, this is certainly the list ...
    Sa'iyda Shabazz
  • 50 baby names with a tropical island vibe
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    50 Tropical Island Baby Names
    Soft, white sand. Warm, crystal blue waters. Upbeat reggae with inviting aromas of coconut and sunscreen. If this imagery appeals to your senses, you’ve undeniably been kissed by the island gods themselves. Whether your island beat sways to th...
    Miranda Altice
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    25 Magical Boy Names to Inspire Your Search
    Do you believe in magic? Draw inspiration from pop culture and all things mystical with these names for your baby boy. These mythical monikers are perfectly enchanting for your little one, because let’s face it: babies are pure magic. More: 25...
    Jacqueline Weiss
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    Week 22 of Pregnancy
    You are 21 Weeks and 2 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayThe next three months are a time of particularly rapid growth for your baby. Cells are dividing, expanding, and maturing in every part of her body. The placenta too is growing and maturing, but this is far less important than your ...
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    The Most Popular Viking Names to Inspire Your Search
    Vikings have always been a genuinely fascinating culture. These Scandinavian seafarers are notorious for their worldly raids, longships, battle cries, and fierce women. Although the origin of the word Viking is still debated amongst scholars, man...
    Miranda Altice
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    25 Dragon Names to Inspire Your Baby Name Search
    Dragons are nothing if not fascinating. These scaly creatures, often with wings, have the ability to breathe fire and are utter magic. Sometimes they’re used for good and sometimes for evil. In English mythology, they’re usually the monsters,...
    Sa'iyda Shabazz
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    25 Celestial Names for Baby
    Draw your inspiration from what’s above for your baby. Like astrological names, celestial names are inspired by the stars, and are the perfect trendy option for your out-of-this-world little one. More: 75 Modern Names for Babies Baby Girl Nam...
    Jacqueline Weiss
  • Little baby girl wrapped in purple blanket
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    Old Testament Girls' Names
    Like Old Testament boys' names, names for girls often take their meaning from the Biblical person's place of birth, a physical characteristic or other personal qualities. Start to imagine what qualities you would value most in a child and see i...
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    75 Modern Names for Babies
    Naming your child can be very exciting. There are so many things to consider when searching for a name for your future baby like origin, meaning, uniqueness, and popularity.  More: These Were the Top Baby Names and Trends of 2019 If you want t...
    Brittany McCabe
  • Mother tenderly holding newborn baby girl with popular 2019 baby name
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    These Were the Top Baby Names and Trends of 2019
    It’s hard to believe 2019 is over. Now that the year is over, we can see it was quite a year for baby names. According to the Social Security Administration’s list, which they’ve kept since 1879, Liam and Emma are the most popular baby name...
    Sa'iyda Shabazz
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    75 Inspirational Names for Babies
    Choosing a baby name allows you to imbue your child’s life with both inspiration and meaning. An inspirational baby name can be a permanent reminder to both your family and your child that life is filled with potential and many ways to contribu...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
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    50 Unique Baby Names You've Never Heard Of
    When it’s time to pick out a baby name, it’s beginning to feel like you’ve heard them all. There’s a reason certain names, like Sophie or Emma are considered popular — because there are so many people with those names. Obviously there ...
    Sa'iyda Shabazz
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    How to Choose a Last Name for Baby
    As you prepare for the arrival of your new baby, one of the most important questions to ponder often revolves around what your baby’s name should be. A name can represent so much including where your family has come from and what you want the f...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • mom and dad looking at newborn, considering changing baby
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    What If I Want to Change My Baby's Name?
    If you’re starting to regret the name you chose for your newborn, you can definitely change it. In many cases, the name change procedure is extremely straightforward. But as long as both parents agree to the change, it’s completely doable.  ...
    Elisa Cinelli
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    10 Fascinating Baby Name Traditions From Around The World
    Naming your baby is a huge decision, and one you’ll likely put a great deal of thought into. If nothing is sounding just right and you’re on the hunt for inspiration, turn to these baby name traditions and practices from cultures around the w...
    Jacqueline Weiss