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Naming Babies

How to Name A Baby

Tim Urban | Posted 03.14.2014 | Parents
Tim Urban

Beware of what I call the "Name Fad." Sure, it sounds hip now, but in 30 years, the names Natalie, Chelsea, Samantha, and Lindsay will sound how Nancy, Cheryl, Susan, and Linda do today. And in 60 years, the names Ethan, Cody, Brandon, and Matthew will be Earl, Chester, Bernard, and Melvin. These are all just Name Fads -- only difference is when they happened.

Baby Name Buzz Report: 2013

Laura Wattenberg | Posted 06.24.2013 | Parents
Laura Wattenberg

I won't keep you in suspense. The "buzziest" names in America, the names rising to the top of expectant moms' lists, are...

Baby Name Dangers

Laurence Hayes | Posted 05.01.2013 | Parents
Laurence Hayes

It took us 20 minutes to name the dog. So why has it taken weeks to come up with a name for our baby? After hours of discussion I finally realized why -- with a dog there is just one pitfall. But with a baby, there are dozens.

5 Unconventional Routes To Baby Name Happiness

nameberry | Posted 08.28.2012 | Parents

Written by Pamela Redmond Satran for Nameberry In our best fantasies, here's how we name our babies: MOM-TO-BE: Darling, I just love the names S...