Jul
25

Royal Baby Names

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July 22nd 2014 is England’s Prince George’s first birthday.  Royal baby names are sometimes in the family for hundreds of years.  A lot of thought goes into picking a name for a future monarch and many have historical significance.  Just as much thought goes into choosing a name for your little highness.  Here are some great royal choices.

Girls

Alexandra

Alexia

Anastasia

Beatrice

Caroline

Eloise

Isabella

Louise

Sofia

Victoria

Boys

Albert

Amadeo

Carlos

Christian

Constantine

Edward

Gabriel

Henry

James

Nicolas

Stuart

William

 

Jul
21

Out is In

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 July is National Recreation and Parks Month.  It is the perfect time for families to enjoy the National Parks in the United States.  The theme this year is that “Out is In”.  There are 59 national parks in the United States.  Criteria for National Parks include natural beauty, unique geological features, unusual ecosystems, and recreational opportunities.  The purpose of the national Park Service is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and wildlife and to provide for the enjoyment of future generations.

Here are some possible baby names taken from some of the National U.S. Parks.

 

Girls

 

Acadia

Denali

Katmai

Kenai

Royale

Sequoia

 

 

Boys

 

Bryce

Carl

Clark

Joshua

Rocky

Theodore

Jul
18

National Rabbit Week

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National Rabbit Week is observed this week in July.  It is a week dedicated to education and the promotion of responsible bunny ownership- as well as show people what great pets a rabbit can be.  Rabbits make wonderful companions and enrich their family’s lives with their fun personalities and affection.  The bunnies do require care and it is important to do your research before picking a pet for your family.

There are many fictional rabbits from books, movies, video games and cartoons.  Hop through these names associated with fictional bunnies.

 

Girls

 

Alice

Amber

Anais

Angel

Cecily

Lille

Lola

Ruby

Serena

Trudy

 

 

Boys

 

Alec

Baxter

Benjamin

Edward

Jack

Max

Oswald

Peter

Redmond

Roger

Jul
16

Happy Birthday E.B. White

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 E.B. White was born on July 11, 1899 and was an American writer of classic children’s books.  He wrote the children’s fictional books Stuart Little, Charlotte’s Web and the Trumpet of the Swans.  He won countless writing awards and was commended for making a substantial and lasting contribution to literature for children.  White had an eloquent yet unassuming prose that still appeals to young readers today.  Here are some possible baby names taken from characters of E.B. Whites books.

 

 

Girls

 

Beatrice

Charlotte

Eleanor

Fern

Harriet

Margalo

Serena

 

Boys

 

Avery

Frederick

George

Louis

Sam

Stuart

Wilbur

 

 

Jul
14

Teddy Bear Picnic Day

 

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Teddy Bear Picnic Day is observed on July 10th.  It is a perfect excuse to have lunch in the park with your family and your teddy bear.  Children receive stuffed teddy bears very early in childhood and are often still clinging to them throughout their teenage years.  Some teddy bears are even kept by adults.  Stuff a picnic basket full of goodies and head outside… just watch out for Yogi Bear.

Here are some bearly irresistible baby names associated with famous stuffed animals.

 

Girls

 

Cindy

Elinor

Miranda

Misha

Sonya

Winnie

 

 

Boys

 

Andy

Basil

Ben

Humphrey

Rupert

Teddy

Sebastian

Jul
11

Hot Dog!!

 

hotdog_s640x427 July is National Hot Dog Month.  The hot dog council estimates that over 7 billion hot dogs will be eaten by Americans this summer.  Hot dogs are clearly one of the country’s most loved comfort food.  Adults cite mustard as the preferred condiment while children choose ketchup as their favorite topping.  Other toppings of choice include onions, relish and cheese.  Hot dogs are high in fat and sodium, but they are also a good source of protein, iron, and other necessary vitamins.  Here are some possible baby names associated with hot dogs.

Girls

Coney

Dixie

Ginger

Katz

Paprika

Vienna

Boys

Angus

Coleman

Frank

Kobe

Nathan

Oscar

Watson

 

Jul
9

Let Freedom Ring

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Freedom Week is observed in the United States from July 4th to the 10th.  It is the week following the Fourth of July or Independence Day.  Freedom is defined as the unrestricted use or the absence of restraint.  It is the capacity to exercise choice and free will that we experience in the USA.  Freedom is a valuable concept for everyone and you may want to translate that into your baby’s name.  Here are some baby names associated with Freedom.

Girls

Charlotte

Eleuthra

Francesca

Isra

Justice

Liberty

Malaya

Saoirse

Boys

Carlton

Charles

Darby

Emerson

Francis

Freedom

Fremont

Simon

Jul
7

We all Scream For Ice Cream

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Is ice cream one of your favorite summer treats?  National Ice Cream Month is celebrated in July.  Ice cream is a frozen desert made from dairy products.  It is a smoothly textured semi-solid foam that can be scooped.  It can be served in a cone, a bowl or even on a stick.  On a hot, summer night, there is almost nothing that compares to a double scooped ice cream cone.  For the cherry on top, dip into these baby names associated with ice cream and ice cream companies.

Girls

Blue

Bella

Caramel

Cocoa

Cookie

Dot

Edy

Jill

Rita

Robin

Boys

Ben

Chip

Foster

Jack

Jerry

Rocky

Stone

Jul
4

Happy Fourth of July

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 Independence Day is a federal, patriotic holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776.This holiday is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, baseball games and family reunions.  Households hang a flag from the front of their home and people dress in patriotic colors of red, white and blue.

Here are some patriotic and July themed names for your little firecracker.

 

Girls

 

Abigail

Ameriyana

Belle

Betsy

Bostyn

Freeda

Julia

Independence

Liberty

Starlee

Starlynn

 

Boys

 

Alexander

Benjamin

Brave

Francis

George

James

Julio

Lexington

Paul

Thomas

Jul
3

HOT!! Baby Names

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Some people think the heat of summer, especially July, can be stifling.  But, some couples find the heat of July to be inspiring when choosing a baby name.  July is when the hot sultry weather of summer starts.  Families are flocking to the pools and beaches, watching fireworks and drinking lemonade in the shade.  These baby names are as hot as the temperature on a sunny July afternoon.

Girls

Chanda

Elidi

Kalinda

Kenna

Lehava

MacKenzie

Nera

Siria

Soleil

Tandy

Boys

Aidan

Blaise

Brenton

Flint

George

Kenneth

Keegan

Mishal

Spark