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BabyNames.com founder Jennifer Moss chatted recently with ABC30 about… you guessed it… baby names!
BabyNames.com is a popular go-to for parents looking for that perfect name, providing plenty of inspiration, including the origin and meanings of each name.
Jennifer explained the significance of choosing a name, noting: “I think a name is so tied to our identity that it’s one of the most important things that a parent can choose for their child.”
Jennifer also spoke about how the site got its start and gained visitors over the years, noting, “Once I registered babynames.com in 1996 it just snowballed and now we get almost 1 million visitors a month.”
In regards to some popular naming trends, Jennifer spoke about what’s hot right now, sharing: “This year on the boy’s side a lot of what we talked about is occupational surnames, so we’re talking Mason and Sawyer.”
She added, for “the girls side, a huge trend is flower names, so Magnolia, Iris and Lily.”
Of course, with so many choices, selecting a name for your new arrival can be a huge challenge, but Jennifer has some great tips. [Read more...]
Congratulations to comedian/actress Amy Schumer and her husband, Chris Fischer — the couple are expecting their first child together!
Amy made the announcement in the most unexpected of ways with her friend, Jessica Yellin of News Not Noise, sharing the baby buzz on her Instagram Stories today. [Read more...]
Congratulations to Handmaid’s Tale star Yvonne Strahovski — she and her husband, Tim Loden, welcomed their first child recently.
Yvonne, who plays the Commander’s wife, Serena Waterford, on the highly acclaimed series, took to Instagram to share the first photo of their baby boy. [Read more...]
Carrie Underwood is discovering that her second pregnancy is very different from her first, calling the experience, “a little harder on my body.”
During an interview with Entertainment Tonight at the 2018 CMT Artist of the Year awards this week, Carrie gave an update on how she’s doing, explaining, “It’s definitely different than the first time.” [Read more...]