A Kooky Bunch of Name Soundalikes That Come From the Most Unexpected Places

Names are an important thing. After what we look like, they are the first impression that we give everybody else that we meet. All it takes is one unfortunate mishearing or a pair of particularly unsympathetic parents, and we’re stuck with a moniker that we can’t shake off no matter how hard we try. When …
Seguir leyendo A Kooky Bunch of Name Soundalikes That Come From the Most Unexpected Places

Teacher Shares All The Names Parents Shouldn’t Use for Their Children

Naming your kid is not only one of the earliest responsibilities that a parent will take on, but also one of the most impactful on their day-to-day lives. You might be the most loving, supportive and all-round amazing caregiver in the world — but if you choose to call them something like Talula Does the …
Seguir leyendo Teacher Shares All The Names Parents Shouldn’t Use for Their Children

Dude Provides Life Updates from Group Chat of Guys with the Same Name, Starts Wholesome Thread on Shared Monikers

In this divided world where most of us can’t seem to stop having arguments, it’s nice to find the little things that bring us together. It could be something as simple as sharing a favorite ice cream flavor, or both hating the same kind of minor annoyance. Maybe, we can even unite over something more …
Seguir leyendo Dude Provides Life Updates from Group Chat of Guys with the Same Name, Starts Wholesome Thread on Shared Monikers

Twitter Spitballs «Beautiful» Female Baby Names with Predictably Chaotic Results

Girls, as we know, are made of sugar and spice and everything nice. If traditional gender roles have taught us anything, it’s that our most important role in life is to be as pretty as we possibly can, until we fade into boring and ugly middle-aged irrelevance. As any good parent knows, this whole process …
Seguir leyendo Twitter Spitballs «Beautiful» Female Baby Names with Predictably Chaotic Results

Weirdest, Funniest & Most Random Names That People Supposedly Have

The circumstances we get born into may be a game of pure chance, but the name that we end up being given is a deliberate process. While some might think it’s boring to opt for the classics or those that happen to be in the top 20 that year, it can save a kid a …
Seguir leyendo Weirdest, Funniest & Most Random Names That People Supposedly Have

Overly Unique Baby Name Prompts Ridicule From Twitter

Bringing a child into the world involves no end of stressful decisions. If you’re the one who’s giving birth, what’s your plan for doing it? How are you going to raise them once they’re actually here? Finally and most importantly, what are you going to name them? Our names are one of the first ways …
Seguir leyendo Overly Unique Baby Name Prompts Ridicule From Twitter

Woman Scares Off Guy On Dating App With Baby Name Joke, Prompts Amusing Thread On Naming Practices

Even the most charming and attractive people in the world struggle with the thorny issue of dating etiquette. OK, so maybe not quite as much as the rest of us, but it still happens. People are never more fickle than when it comes to finding love, and dating apps have only exacerbated the problem.  This …
Seguir leyendo Woman Scares Off Guy On Dating App With Baby Name Joke, Prompts Amusing Thread On Naming Practices

Woman Shares Mormon Family’s Wildly Creative Baby Names

More than the place we come from, our political affiliations, or what we choose to do for a career, the names that we choose to call our kids define the kind of person we are. Names like Karen or Becky mark someone as Boomer or Millennial, respectively; bestow your baby a with a borderline unpronounceable …
Seguir leyendo Woman Shares Mormon Family’s Wildly Creative Baby Names