Selecting a name for your child can be a daunting task. There are so many things to consider, and it's a huge responsibility for a soon-to-be parent.
I had an easy timing naming my son, Grant. I liked that it was a simple, strong, and suitalble name. It means tall and handsome, and it just rolls off the tongue. One syllable and commanding.
Naming my daughter, on the other hand, was incredibly hard. I hemmed and hawed and hemmed some more and when we finally landed on Penelope, I felt mostly confident in the choice. That is, until someone asked me if I named her after a Kardashian child. Then I decided the nickname Penny really rubbed me the wrong way; try having THAT conversation with distant relative. "It's Penelope." Ugh.
I've gotten over my doubts, and I, happily, think the name now suits her perfectly; but it just goes how important this decision is.
Want to buck a baby-naming trend? (Or embrace it?) According to names.org, these are the top 15 boys' name on the rise in 2018 and the top 15 up and coming girls' names, too.
15 Growing Boy Names in 2018
Family Friendly Hotel in Breckenridge
Breckenridge Colorado is a haven for families that love to ski and snowboard. The town is home to one of the largest resorts in Colorado, plus it boasts a robust arts scene and wonderful food options. That's why families keep coming back to this destination ski town. One thing ...read more
Tips for Skiing Breckenridge with Your Family
Before you book your family ski trip this season be sure to read the dozens of resort reviews we've done at Momtrends. My family is lucky to have skied at more than 50 North American destinations. We got the chance to test out the slopes at Breckenridge last year and have worked ...read more
Vail Resorts Opening Dates for 2021-22 Ski Season
Vail Resorts today announced the opening dates of its 34 North American resorts. If things go according to plan, Keystone in Colorado will be the first to host skiers and riders this winter. Vail's opening dates for the 2021-22 ski and riding season are subject to change due to ...read more
15 Fastest Growing Girl Names in 2018
This is not a sponsored post.