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Baby name Thursday

Baby name Thursday
Yes I did.  I sure damn did!  Wha, wha why is he doing this again?  Did he drink too much Wednesday and didn’t remember what day it was? I’ll tell you what I tell my boss, “stay out of my business dog”.  I’ll post Baby Name Thursday on a freaking Shnursday day if it makes... Read more »

Top 10 names that my kids will NOT be calling their grandparents; because they suck

Top 10 names that my kids will NOT be calling their grandparents; because they suck
Cute adorable nicknames for granparents make me want to vomit from my ears whenever I hear them.  The trend is repulsive.  I don’t even know if it is a trend because it has probably been going on forever.  I have been exposed to it to one degree or another my entire life.  It may be... Read more »

Battling over the baby name

Battling over the baby name
Almost from the first day that we announced we were pregnant the topic of baby names and what to name the baby has been brought up.  The inevitable line “______ is a good name” has come up countless times and it never gets funny.  When it does come up I like to diffuse the awkwardness... Read more »
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Baby Name Thursday

Name:  Kalina, female Origin: Slavic, and Australian Aboriginal Meaning:   Pronounced kah-LEE-nah. In the Slavic origin the meaning of Kalina is “flower”.  Also an Australian aboriginal  name that originated with the Wemba Wemba tribe of Northwestern Victoria with the meaning “to love”. Notable Name Bearers: Princess Kalina of Bulgaria  The only daughter of exiled Tsar Simeon II of Bulgaria.  Simeon II left Bulgaria as... Read more »

Letting a 9-year-old pick the name of your unborn child; #2

Ginger Grant from Gilligan's Island, Without question the hottest Grant.
My apoligiess to my 9 year old niece for getting it wrong, I’m a horrible person. Istallment #2 brings the first of the boy names. Name: Grant Origin: English Meaning: Great or Grand. Another possible origin of the surname is from a medieval name ultimately derived from the Old English Granta, which might have meant... Read more »

Letting an 8-year-old Pick the Name of Your Unborn Child

When my wife and I announced to my sister that we were expecting she went home and told my niece, Brynn.  She was pretty jacked at the news and the prospect of having another minion to boss around during the holidays, she being the oldest.  She was so jacked that she sat down and wrote up a... Read more »
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