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Katharine McPhee reveals husband's anger after she lets slip baby son's name

Katharine McPhee reveals husband's anger after she lets slip baby son's name | Name News | Scoop.it
Katharine McPhee revealed her husband, David Foster, wasn't happy with her after she let slip their baby son's name on Today with Hoda & Jenna
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Dad Daze: When thinking about a baby's name, go with your heart | The Spokesman-Review

A former colleague recently revealed that she's pregnant. My friend asked for advice. Dealing with Colic, diaper rash and cradle cap are common topics discussed among new mothers.
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I Went To Extreme Lengths To Keep Our Baby’s Name A Secret

I Went To Extreme Lengths To Keep Our Baby’s Name A Secret | Name News | Scoop.it
I decided then and there that collectively naming a child is a horrible idea. The more suggestions I got, the more annoyed and confused I felt.
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We Wanted To Name Our Kid This But It Started a War Between Our Families | Learning

We Wanted To Name Our Kid This But It Started a War Between Our Families | Learning | Name News | Scoop.it
Our families quickly divided into two camps: The pro-Pipers and anti-Pipers.
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‘Bringing Up Bates’ Stars Erin & Whitney Reveal Baby Names & Genders –

‘Bringing Up Bates’ Stars Erin & Whitney Reveal Baby Names & Genders – | Name News | Scoop.it
There are two new babies joining the ‘Bringing Up Bates’ family. Erin and Whitney are expecting again and HollywoodLife is EXCLUSIVELY revealing the genders of their little ones and the…
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Pregnant Amy Duggar King Reveals Name of Her First Son

Pregnant Amy Duggar King Reveals Name of Her First Son | Name News | Scoop.it
The reality star and husband Dillon King are expecting their first child, a son, who is due in October
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Laura Byrne and Matty J just revealed their baby names - Kidspot

Laura Byrne and Matty J just revealed their baby names - Kidspot | Name News | Scoop.it

Laura is due in about a month, so whether the baby is a Marley May, a Percy or something totally different, we don’t have long to wait.

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Why I Wish I Hadn't Shared My Baby Names Before They Were Born

Why I Wish I Hadn't Shared My Baby Names Before They Were Born | Name News | Scoop.it
If I had to do it over, I wouldn’t have told any living soul one tiny, minuscule thing about what baby names I chose. Nada, Zilch, Zero.
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Ultrasound Technician Asks Pregnant Woman If She’d Like To Know Baby’s Name

Ultrasound Technician Asks Pregnant Woman If She’d Like To Know Baby’s Name | Name News | Scoop.it

 “This is the moment of truth—I can tell you the first name now, or you can wait to find out until delivery,” said Krebacher, assuring the mother that no matter what, she should rest easy because the child had developed a normal three-syllable signifier, and its vowels were forming perfectly according to schedule. 

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Bangert: TV18 anchor Kayla Sullivan’s baby boy’s name? Just kidding, she changed it

Bangert: TV18 anchor Kayla Sullivan’s baby boy’s name? Just kidding, she changed it | Name News | Scoop.it
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Welcome, Allan Eugene!

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's Sister Meredith Has Decided a Baby Name! | | On Air with

's Sister Meredith Has Decided a Baby Name! |  | On Air with | Name News | Scoop.it
“She said to me … ‘Do you want to know the name that we’ve chosen?’ and I said ‘Is the sky blue?’ And she said ‘OK’ and then I said ‘No, don’t tell me! I don’t want to screw it up!’ And then I said ‘Yes, tell me …,’” Ryan recalled. “So she told me! So now I know so don’t do any mind trickery with me.”

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Baby Naming Issue: What Is the Etiquette Around Telling the Person You Want To Honor that You Plan To Use Her Name as the Baby’s Middle Name?

Baby Naming Issue: What Is the Etiquette Around Telling the Person You Want To Honor that You Plan To Use Her Name as the Baby’s Middle Name? | Name News | Scoop.it
Hi Swistle, I’m a 2nd time mama-to-be, and a long time reader. I’m due with a baby girl at the end of September, and have a question about honor names as middle names. What is the etiqu…
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Ask Scary Mommy: My Sister Makes Fun Of My Baby Name Choice

Ask Scary Mommy: My Sister Makes Fun Of My Baby Name Choice | Name News | Scoop.it
Now I’m starting to resent my sister, and my husband thinks we need a break from her. What the hell do we do in this situation?
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Mom Wants To Name Her Baby Portabella

Mom Wants To Name Her Baby Portabella | Name News | Scoop.it
There are bad baby names and then there's one woman on Reddit, who wrote that her sister wants to name her baby Portabella.
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More Celebrities Delay Baby Name Announcements

More Celebrities Delay Baby Name Announcements | Name News | Scoop.it
More and more celebrities are choosing to delay the announcement of their children’s names—weeks, months, or even years after the births.
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Why You Should Consider Keeping Your Baby Name A Secret

Why You Should Consider Keeping Your Baby Name A Secret | Name News | Scoop.it
If you have already picked a couple of would-be names for your baby, deciding to keep it as a secret from the world is your choice until the day of the baby’s arrival. You are not violating any rule for concealing the name of your precious offspring, it is fine if you and your spouse had already made your decision.
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Name reveal: "I announced our baby's name when 6 months pregnant."

Name reveal: "I announced our baby's name when 6 months pregnant." | Name News | Scoop.it
we spent the last three months of the pregnancy explaining and defending our choice of name, mostly to elderly relatives, who felt they’d been given three months to change our minds.

No. It’s Smith.
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Ask : Help! My Mom Hates My Baby Name

Ask : Help! My Mom Hates My Baby Name | Name News | Scoop.it
What do you do if your family hates the baby name you've chosen? Read Ava to Zeke's baby name advice for help!
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Pregnant mother's baby name slammed as a 'dog's name' by her family members - but is it that bad? | Daily

Pregnant mother's baby name slammed as a 'dog's name' by her family members - but is it that bad? | Daily | Name News | Scoop.it
'Nobody likes the baby name we've chosen. Whenever I tell anyone they pull a face and say it's a dog's name,' she wrote.

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Poor Huxley :(

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How To (Politely) Deal With Someone Who's Pushy About Baby Naming

How To (Politely) Deal With Someone Who's Pushy About Baby Naming | Name News | Scoop.it
Your choice of baby name is nobody's business but your own (and, okay, your partner's). Here's how to deal if a family member is being pushy about it.
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What I Wish I'd Known Before Picking My Baby's Name | What to Expect

What I Wish I'd Known Before Picking My Baby's Name | What to Expect | Name News | Scoop.it
To start, everyone will have an opinion on your first choice. Here, 17 parents share the one thing they wish they had known before deciding on their baby's name.
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Jessica Simpson's Daughter on the Way's Name Is Birdie: Source

Jessica Simpson's Daughter on the Way's Name Is Birdie: Source | Name News | Scoop.it
A source close to the family tells PEOPLE pregnant Jessica Simpson's baby girl on the way has a moniker that's a nod to her mom's side of the family
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Would you tell your friend that their choice of baby name is common?

Would you tell your friend that their choice of baby name is common? | Name News | Scoop.it
She said she wanted something unique and is planning on using Aurora.

"I said that Aurora is a gorgeous name, but has risen hugely in popularity over the last few years and is now in the top hundred.

"My friend seemed annoyed with this and told me that it is a very uncommon name with only a few born each year
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My In-Laws Hated Our Chosen Baby Name

My In-Laws Hated Our Chosen Baby Name | Name News | Scoop.it
What the heck is it about baby names, anyway? I’ve heard so many stories of folks going bonkers about what someone else's baby name choice.
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Ouch!

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