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Our founders—and sisters—Jennifer Moss and Mallory Moss dish about celebrity babies, current name topics, and take listener questions on names and naming! Listen to our latest episode:

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Latest Baby News & Articles

laura prepon
February 26, 2020

Orange is the New Black star Laura Prepon has welcomed her second child with her husband Ben Foster, star of the 2016 film Hell or High Water. [Read more...]

chris noth
February 22, 2020

Actor Chris Noth who famously played Mr. Big in Sex and the City has welcomed his second child with his wife, actress Tara Wilson. The Law and Order actor shared a photo of his newborn son on Instagram.

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Down from the heavens comes our second son- Keats! [Read more...]

melissa fumero
February 17, 2020

Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Melissa Fumero has announced the arrival of her second child. She shares that her new baby boy has brought new meaning to this holiday filled with love! [Read more...]

Children's Names of U.S. Presidents

They may be leaders of this great nation, but United States presidents are just like the rest of us in some ways: they’ve got all different kinds of families, want the very best for their children, and struggle to find the most perfect names to give their babies. [Read more...]

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