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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 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 »