Articles by karacavazos

March 20th, 2016

Rocky, Stony Baby Names: Jasper, Piers and Cole

By karacavazos

Names for boys that literally rock.

January 19th, 2016

Are You Thinking of Renaming Yourself?

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Changing your name is a BIG decision–here are some things to keep in mind before you take the leap.

November 24th, 2015

10 Favorite Colonial Names for Today

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Lydia and Levi, Susanna and Silas–early American names that still appeal today.

November 17th, 2015

Twin Names Linked in Inspired Ways

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Forget Ella and Emma, Jesse and Jessica. Here are some fresh ways to find subtly connected twin names.

September 3rd, 2015

10 of the Right Names to Write

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Kara Cavazos explores the joys of good old penmanship. Is your child’s name cursive-friendly?

August 18th, 2015

When Not to Use an Honor Name

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In principle it’s great to honor a relative–but are there times when it just doesn’t work?

July 21st, 2015

Great Alternatives to the Top Boy Names

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Substituting the unusual for the most popular boys names–Lysander for Alexander? What are your suggestions?

July 19th, 2015

Great Alternatives to the Top Girl Names

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Love Emma or Sophia but want something more unusual? The Art of Naming can help.

June 30th, 2015

10 Xcellent Underused Baby Names

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X is definitely a trendy name du jour–here are some more unusual x-names for girls and boys.

May 14th, 2015

Names from Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron

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Kara Cavazos takes a hard look at the everyday names of Avengers the Hulk, Iron Man, Captain America & Co.