Articles by Sophie Kihm

What's Your Middle Name?
May 26th, 2020

Question of the Week: What’s Your Middle Name?

By Sophie Kihm

Question of the Week is back, and today we’re asking: what’s your middle name? Do you have a mega-popular middle such as Elizabeth or Michael, or something unique to you?

Gemini baby names
May 21st, 2020

Gemini Baby Names Shine Bright

By Sophie Kihm

Gemini baby names have a brilliance about them. Much like people born under the sign of the twins, names for Gemini babies are smart and sparkling.

Extinct Baby Names
May 19th, 2020

Extinct Names That Should Stay Extinct

By Sophie Kihm

These extinct names from 1920 made us cringe and laugh (and cringe again). We’re glad to say that these names are long gone — and never coming back!

X Æ A-12
May 12th, 2020

Decoding X Æ A-12

By Sophie Kihm

How on Earth did Grimes and Elon Musk come up with the name X Æ A-12 for their son? We decode the out-of-this-world celebrity baby name.

How I named my baby
May 5th, 2020

How I Named My Baby: Millie Valentina

By Sophie Kihm

Our Berry Hilda answers our questions and tells the adorable story about how she named her daughter, Millie Valentina.

May baby names
April 30th, 2020

May Baby Names Celebrate Spring!

By Sophie Kihm

April showers bring May flowers! Or rather, floral baby names. Names inspired by the month of May relate to the season and its symbols.

celebrity baby names
April 28th, 2020

Name Guru to the Stars: Naming American Royalty

By Sophie Kihm

Our Name Guru to the Stars predicts what celebrities including Alec Baldwin, Chris Pratt, Kevin Hart, and Meghan McCain will name their babies.

Surprising word names
April 23rd, 2020

Words You Won’t Believe Have Been Turned Into Baby Names

By Sophie Kihm

Where will the craze for turning words into baby names end? Nowhere, as these outrageous choices prove.

Taurus baby names
April 21st, 2020

Taurus Baby Names Embrace Earthiness

By Sophie Kihm

Taurus names for babies are grounded and strong, much like people born under the sign of the bull. Taurus runs from April 21st to May 21st and is the first Earth sign of the zodiac. A name meaning Earth would be ideal for a Taurean child, especially one born around the Earth Day holiday. The […]

trendy names more traditional than you think
April 16th, 2020

These Trendy Names Are More Traditional Than You Think!

By Sophie Kihm

You wouldn’t have guessed that these trendy names with contemporary sounds have been around for centuries (in some cases, millennia).