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    Yesterday, 12:22 AM
    I can't say I'm a fan. It's just a surname - the surname of a particularly good looking Patrick, but a surname nonetheless. Some names work well as...
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    July 28th, 2016, 12:26 AM
    My first thought was also Desiree Jane! It sounds really good. I think Jane sweetens ups Desiree which I find more sultry. The nickname DJ would also...
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    July 27th, 2016, 08:54 PM
    You said be honest, so here it goes: I think it's awful. 1) Braxton is very trendy, it won't be stylish for long. 2) It's not great on a boy, let...
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    July 26th, 2016, 12:38 PM
    larkub101 replied to a thread Katydid in Girl Baby Names
    In addition to the fact that it doesn't sound good with Coraline, I think Katydid is just unattractive in any part of a name, maybe with the...
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    July 25th, 2016, 09:59 PM
    larkub101 replied to a thread Olympia... in Girl Baby Names
    Olympia is stunning. It falls fourth on my list. My combo is Olympia Genevieve Belle. To me, it's usable because it's 1) pronounceable (especially...
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    July 23rd, 2016, 03:12 PM
    raptreverie replied to a thread TTC 6 Months + in Momberries
    Oh, Maggie, I'm so sorry to hear this. I hope you're family and nature retreat are calming for you. My thoughts are with you.
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    July 22nd, 2016, 05:10 PM
    Personally, I think it's a bad name. It's your sister's choice, but in my opinion, you owe it to her to be honest about the baby name. And...
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    July 22nd, 2016, 01:06 PM
    larkub101 replied to a thread Final Two Names in Girl Baby Names
    I really love Savannah! Not crazy about Grace as a middle, but they do sound nice together. Congratulations! Also, I'd encourage you to start a...
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    July 22nd, 2016, 01:04 PM
    I prefer Carina to Karina. I tend to think K names have a stigma attached to them, especially in the age of the Kardashians. Carina is just classier...
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    July 22nd, 2016, 01:00 PM
    larkub101 replied to a thread Name etiquette in Girl Baby Names
    Agree completely! You are in the clear, and Rosalind is lovely. Ruthie and Rosie would be cute if they end up best friends!
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    July 22nd, 2016, 12:55 PM
    I don't think the distaste for Dora stems from the cartoon, more from the general attitude of Do- names being clunky and dated. At least, this is my...
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    July 21st, 2016, 10:15 PM
    I dislike it. I just don't agree with the boy-names-on-girls trend. Would you give a boy the middle name Elizabeth? Probably not. I guess it's not as...
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    July 21st, 2016, 12:56 AM
    I think two middle names is a great idea, and the names you've chosen make fabulous middle names. Out of your list, I think I like Elin Samantha...
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    July 20th, 2016, 01:40 PM
    larkub101 replied to a thread Calliope? in Girl Baby Names
    Calliope is a fantastic name, it's a great choice! I do warn that this creates a standard for the other twin. Not a bad thing, and I certainly...
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    July 18th, 2016, 12:18 PM
    It sounds marvelous! The flow is spot on. I also think the names complement one another decently, especially Emma Rosalind. It think there might be...
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    July 18th, 2016, 12:16 PM
    I really like Nancy, I'm a huge fan of the Nancy Drew books. It's a great namesake. It does follow the vintage/old lady style, but luckily that's a...
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    July 17th, 2016, 12:34 PM
    I am so glad you asked! Definitely go for Larissa of the two. It combines beauty, versatility, uniqueness, and familiarity. There are a few nice...
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    July 17th, 2016, 02:11 AM
    I have to be honest, I think the flow is really bad. Each name shares similar sounds with the next, which makes it sound choppy. I understand you...
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    July 17th, 2016, 02:03 AM
    Hello! Here is my evaluation. Adrienne- a very nice name, but not heard too often, at least in my experience. I think Adrienne is under appreciated....
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    July 16th, 2016, 03:31 PM
    raptreverie replied to a thread TTC 6 Months + in Momberries
    @dottipanda - How are things going with the new kitty?! And no, I wouldn't worry about asking your dr. about anything. I saw a new primary...
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    July 13th, 2016, 01:23 PM
    I voted Violet Serena Belle. The flow is perfection and the names sound stunning together. It doesn't strike me as overused or boring but also not...
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    July 12th, 2016, 11:20 PM
    I think it's a cute idea, but I think it could be beneficial to maybe use a middle name that ends in -ette to lend some more credibility to the...
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    July 10th, 2016, 11:32 PM
    Oh my goodness, I have to say Ophelia Belle is a gorgeous name! It sounds absolutely brilliant. Also, I would just die to see Anastasia Moon as the...
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    July 9th, 2016, 05:34 PM
    Honestly, middle names are not as conspicuous as you think. Most people won't know one child's middle name let alone all three. It's definitely not a...
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    July 9th, 2016, 05:30 PM
    I love the idea of using Violet to honor your mother! And I think that Violet would go so well with Samuel. If I were you, I would consider......
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    July 9th, 2016, 02:10 PM
    @tamparays8 it's pronounced sip-ree-AH-nuh
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    July 9th, 2016, 01:49 PM
    What do you think of the name Cipriana? I can't think of where I found the name, but I've always kind of liked it. I think it sounds very girly...
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    July 8th, 2016, 01:55 PM
    I am really a fan of Gia Seraphina, it has a slightly more exotic feel but its not too strange. it goes marvelously with your kids' names, and I...
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    July 4th, 2016, 06:05 PM
    raptreverie replied to a thread TTC 6 Months + in Momberries
    @dotti - I'm so sorry that the IUI didn't work out this cycle. Based on your signature, it looks like you'll be waiting a month to do the next...
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    July 2nd, 2016, 08:08 PM
    I dislike Brecken for a girl. It strikes me in the same way as Declan, which I can only see on a boy. Period. In addition, I think the sound is harsh...
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