Names from Literature

Beatrix Potter Baby Names

Beatrix Potter was the author of many sweet classic children’s books featuring iconic animal characters such as Peter Rabbit and Samuel Whiskers. Below is a list of names obtained from her stories: Alexander Anna Maria Barnabus Benjamin Betsy Bob Brock Cecily Diggory Fisher Jackson Jane Jemima Jenny Jeremy Johnny Josephine Lucie Margery McGregor Percy Peter… Continue reading Beatrix Potter Baby Names

Boys names · Girls names · Vintage names

Vintage Baby Names: My Top 20 Picks

I have always had a fascination for the old. My mother always (and a psychic once) referred to me as an “old soul”.  I used to be down in an archive a few times a week while completing my undergraduate degree. I read countless old letters and I loved looking at the names of the… Continue reading Vintage Baby Names: My Top 20 Picks

Boys names · Girls names · Modern names

10 Baby Names for the Minimalist

I have been thinking a lot about simplifying my family’s life lately. My daughter and I have been going outside for most of the day now that the Canadian winter appears to be at a close. We have hardly turned on our TV and I purposely won’t charge my phone so I can’t be on… Continue reading 10 Baby Names for the Minimalist

Nature names

The Ultimate List of Bird Baby Names

Babies? They actually can hoot with the owls at night and soar with the eagles in the day. For all you mamas and papas out there fuelled by coffee trying to keep up with your little birdies, this one is for you! Below is a substantial list of bird names. Some of the names listed are not the… Continue reading The Ultimate List of Bird Baby Names

Boys names

Whimsical Boy Names

Here’s to the little dreaming, wandering, magical boys. May you splash in the mud, pick tulips for your mommies, and chase dragonflies through enchanted forests. Here is my list of whimsical boy names: Alaric Alastair Albus Aleph Angelo Apollo Arthur Asa Atlas Auberon Bear Bran Cadmus Caspian Cassius Cyrus Dagny Dane Edwin Ember Emrys EnochΒ … Continue reading Whimsical Boy Names

Girls names

The Sweetest Little Baby in Town: Girl Names Ending in -ie and -y

Short, sweet and playful girl names are so much fun. My list today is made up of the cutest nickname names sure to bring to mind those full rosy cheeks with dimples grandmothers everywhere yearn to squish. Here is my list of the sweetest girl names ending in -ie and -y: Abby Aggie Allie Annie… Continue reading The Sweetest Little Baby in Town: Girl Names Ending in -ie and -y

tv show names

The Best TV Superhero Names

Superhero TV series have been taking off recently. Today, I will talk about my favourite names on the following TV series: The Flash, Arrow, and Supergirl. Let’s start with my personal favourite, The Flash: Barry Allen Barry is a friendly name, and much more usable than the similar names Larry and Gary. Barry could go… Continue reading The Best TV Superhero Names