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Names for Babies

When Baby Naming Becomes a Negotiation

Darryle Pollack | Posted 08.23.2014 | Parents
Darryle Pollack

I was a compromiser married to a world class control freak, and I tried not to be putty in his hands. Naming our daughter went down to the wire, narrowly beating out her delivery.

8 Rules for Naming Your Future Child

Conor Grennan | Posted 11.24.2012 | Parents
Conor Grennan

I've been through The Child Naming Process. When you get to this point in your life, my future-parent friends, you have just wandered into one hell of a minefield. To spare you from the disaster that awaits, I'm going to share 8 Rules for Naming Your Future Child. Ignore them at your peril.

When Your Dream Baby Name Is Your Spouse's Nightmare

Posted 10.03.2011 | Parents

I have loved the name Sloan since I heard it about three years ago and immediately knew that's what I would name my daughter. My husband has never lik...

7 Of The Biggest Baby-Naming Mistakes -- And What To Do Instead

Pamela Redmond Satran and Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 08.31.2011 | Parents

There are few things more thrilling in life than having your first baby. But newbie baby namers are prone to making some mistakes that more experience...