Articles by karacavazos
Rocky, Stony Baby Names: Jasper, Piers and Cole
Names for boys that literally rock.
Are You Thinking of Renaming Yourself?
Changing your name is a BIG decision–here are some things to keep in mind before you take the leap.
10 Favorite Colonial Names for Today
Lydia and Levi, Susanna and Silas–early American names that still appeal today.
Twin Names Linked in Inspired Ways
Forget Ella and Emma, Jesse and Jessica. Here are some fresh ways to find subtly connected twin names.
10 of the Right Names to Write
Kara Cavazos explores the joys of good old penmanship. Is your child’s name cursive-friendly?
When Not to Use an Honor Name
In principle it’s great to honor a relative–but are there times when it just doesn’t work?
Great Alternatives to the Top Boy Names
Substituting the unusual for the most popular boys names–Lysander for Alexander? What are your suggestions?
Great Alternatives to the Top Girl Names
Love Emma or Sophia but want something more unusual? The Art of Naming can help.
10 Xcellent Underused Baby Names
X is definitely a trendy name du jour–here are some more unusual x-names for girls and boys.
Names from Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron
Kara Cavazos takes a hard look at the everyday names of Avengers the Hulk, Iron Man, Captain America & Co.