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Angela Mastrodonato created Upswing Baby Names to celebrate names on the upswing. She is a big-time name watcher, and has a growing list of names she watches by tracking their popularity each year. Sign up here to get your copy of this Watch List.
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The 80-Year-Rule: Which 1930s names will come back first?

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What names are in line to be the next to be revived? Angela Mastrodonato analyzes the odds on 1930s possibilities–Marilyn? Ramona? Rudy?

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German Names With Flair: Fritz, Lorelei, and Otto

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Her last name is misleading: Berry Juice blogger Angela Mastrodonato is of German descent. Here she offers a wide selection of attractive names that contradict that culture’s somewhat stodgy reputation.

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All-American Names: From Dixie to Franklin to Tallulah

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Angela Mastrodonato of Upswing Baby Names looks at names that are strictly, 100% born and bred americano– from Twyla to Tallulah to Tex.

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Quirky Vintage Nicknames for Boys: Huey, Louie and Howie

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Angela Mastrodonato of Upswing Baby Names, shows us that the long-term UK trend for quirky vintage nickname names for boys like Freddie and Louie has the potential to make it on this side of the pond.

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Underused Classic Baby Names: Calvin, Martin and Miriam

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There are classic baby names beyond Thomas, Richard and Henry–aka Tom, Dick and Harry– and here Angela Mastrodonato of Upswing Baby Names parses the varieties.

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