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And the winner of The Great British Baking Show Season 3 *NAME EDITION* is … Flora!

TV-SHOW INSPIRED BABY NAME IDEA: FLORA I don’t know who the best baker will be (No spoilers…), but I’m crowning Flora as the baker with the most trend-setting name. There was a time when Flora would have sounded very out-of-date, but today it has that charming antique quality so many parents want. SOME NAME FACTS… Continue reading And the winner of The Great British Baking Show Season 3 *NAME EDITION* is … Flora!

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POLL: Is it Harder to Choose Names for Girls or Boys?

A bunch of soon-to-be parents I’ve talked to have said things like, “I have a bunch of names picked out for girls, but no ideas for boys” or “Boys’ names are easy, but there are too many choices for girls!” Is this you? I’ve talked to parents who fall on both sides of gender debate.… Continue reading POLL: Is it Harder to Choose Names for Girls or Boys?

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30+ Name Ideas for 4th of July Babies

4th of July Baby Name Ideas The National Anthem never fails to make me tear up. I don’t know what it is, but every time “our flags are still there,” I’m reminded to always be hopeful, even when things look bleak, to always fight for what is right, even when it’s difficult, and to always… Continue reading 30+ Name Ideas for 4th of July Babies

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4 Ideas for Naming Twins

Parents of twins often look for baby names that are related to one another in order to celebrate that special bond only twins share. Parents try to do this in a bunch of different ways and I’ve put together a list of ideas you can consider when naming twins: 4 IDEAS FOR NAMING TWINS SAME… Continue reading 4 Ideas for Naming Twins

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Stuck In the Middle: 16 Ways to Pick the Perfect Middle Name for Your Baby | iVillage.ca

Middle Name AdviceDo you have questions about middle names? One of my LetterLuxe customers came across this article where I gave some advice to people who needed help with middle names.

Stuck In the Middle: 16 Ways to Pick the Perfect Middle Name for Your Baby

Source: Stuck In the Middle: 16 Ways to Pick the Perfect Middle Name for Your Baby | iVillage.ca

What do you think about middle names? I’d love to hear.

Happy naming ♥ Amanda

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Name Ideas for Summer Babies

Warm summer days stretching into long summer nights. Lemonade. Sun dresses. Crickets chirping at night. That’s what I’ve always thought summer should feel like. I live in San Francisco though, so my summer days are usually foggy and improved by a warm sweater. We get our summer weather in October. Name Ideas for Summer Babies… Continue reading Name Ideas for Summer Babies

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Follow Me on Goodreads for Game of Thrones-Inspired Baby Name Ideas

Are you on Goodreads? Are you looking for more Game of Thrones-inspired baby name ideas? Then follow me! I finally got pulled in and am reading the books. The TV show inspired my first blog post on GoT baby name ideas. I’m happy to report that the book is opening up a whole new world… Continue reading Follow Me on Goodreads for Game of Thrones-Inspired Baby Name Ideas

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Floral Baby Name Ideas

I’m not sure there’s anything as cheerful as a bouquet of flowers. They’re simple, but so pretty and they’re the perfect gift for almost any occasion. As it happens, they’re also the basis for some of the most lovely baby names. Flower-Inspired Baby Name Ideas I’ve put together a list of some charming floral-inspired baby… Continue reading Floral Baby Name Ideas

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Baby Name Ideas for Beach Lovers

Do you daydream about your next trip to the beach? If summer is your favorite time of year and sandy flipflops, a beach blanket, and cool ocean waves are the recipe for your perfect day, then beach-themed baby names might be the answer to your baby-naming needs. Beach Baby Name Ideas Here’s a list of… Continue reading Baby Name Ideas for Beach Lovers

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A Rainbow of Baby Names: Names with Colorful Meanings

What’s your favorite color? Do you love it enough to consider using it as inspiration for your baby’s name? There’s always been a special place in my heart for names with color meanings. When I was researching Baby Names Made Easy, I always did a little happy dance when I found a new name for… Continue reading A Rainbow of Baby Names: Names with Colorful Meanings