Unique Baby Names

20 Unique Baby Names That Mean Thankful

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada Parents

Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday that brings family and friends closer together and helps people remember what they're thankful for. If you have a ...

Unique Names Perfect For Your Spring Baby

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 09.23.2015 | Canada Parents

Spring is one of the most anticipated times of the year. After months of dreary, cold weather, our spirits are finally lifted by the return of the sun...

One Syllable Baby Names That Are Topping The Charts

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 09.14.2015 | Canada Parents

Parents are drawn to these names for one reason: They’re simple.

This New Baby Name Trend Is, Like, So '80s

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 08.24.2015 | Canada Parents

The hyphenated name is back!

Oh la la! These 20 French Baby Names Are Magnifique

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 08.18.2015 | Canada Parents

If you're looking for a unique name for your baby, look not further than these 20 French names we love!

Bizarre Words Parents Have Chosen As Baby Names

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 08.14.2015 | Canada Parents

Some of these names will surprise you!

BLOG: Please don't try to simplify my child's 'different' name

Lisa Stadnyk-Webb | Posted 08.06.2015 | Canada Parents
Lisa Stadnyk-Webb

As a former teacher I remember shortening kids' names, thinking I was giving them a special nickname. Now, as a parent, I cringe that I once did that. It wasn't up to me to change the name they were given.

26 Creative Baby Names That Exist Thanks To Millennials

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada Parents

When it comes to baby names, parents have become increasingly fond of unique monikers, choosing them in favour of the more traditional. “A hundr...

Albertans Chose Some Pretty Weird Baby Names Last Year

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada Alberta

Thunderboy and Dazzlin and Siri, oh my!

Barack Obama Inspires Unique Baby Name Trend

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Parents

Obamamania is here.

Classic And Quirky Baby Name Ideas For Geeky Parents

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 07.21.2015 | Canada Parents

Believe it or not, your baby’s name can reveal more about your personality than your child’s! After all, you’re the one choosing the moniker for...

18 Unique Summer Baby Names To Pay Tribute To The Season

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Parents

If you’re expecting a baby this summer, you’ll likely want a name that exudes sunshine, happiness and all the other characteristics of the season....

Most Daring Baby Names Of 2014

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.28.2015 | Canada Parents

Earlier this month, U.S. Social Security Administration released its highly-anticipated list of Most Popular Baby Names of 2014. But while the list wa...

Hottest Baby Name Predictions For 2015

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.07.2015 | Canada Parents

As we near the end of 2014, it's time to start looking ahead at what the New Year has in store. As far as baby names go, the new emerging trends point...

12 Adorable Baby Name Ideas For Siblings

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Li | Posted 05.04.2015 | Canada Parents

As parents, we put a lot of time and thought into compiling a list of our top baby names. Then it takes even longer to choose the perfect name for our...

These 61 Baby Names Are Banned In One Mexican State

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 05.04.2015 | Canada Parents

Parents in the Mexican state of Sonora can no longer call their babies Lady Di, Circumcision or Rolling Stone. A new law bans moms and dads from regis...

350-Year-Old Baby Names Are Making A Comeback!

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.30.2015 | Canada Parents

Recently, Game of Thrones has inspired a new baby name trend based on the characters' names. But now, a new survey says that the HBO drama has also ma...

18 Invented Baby Names We Love!

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada Parents

In February, Nameberry.com challenged its readers to invent a baby name. Within one week, the site received more than 200 submissions. With the help o...

15 Popular Baby Names About To Go Extinct

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 04.24.2015 | Canada Parents

Watch out parents -- many once-popular baby names are about to go extinct! Earlier this month, it was revealed that the name Gary is becoming rare wit...

Our 10 Favourite Autumn-Themed Baby Names

BabyPost | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

Fall is in the air, and if you're due, you might be looking at the season for baby name inspiration. We don't blame you: between the leaves, weather and holidays, it's a time of beauty and celebration. So to help you with the name-game, here are our favourite autumn-related baby names.

The Most Annoying Celebrity Baby Names Of All Time

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.21.2013 | Canada Living

It's no joke. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have given baby names a whole new strange direction by calling their daughter North West, according to rep...

The Most Popular Baby Names For 2012?

CP | Stephen OhlemacHer, The Associated Press | Posted 07.09.2013 | Canada Living

WASHINGTON - Talk about high expectations for a newborn: King and Messiah are among the fastest-rising baby names for American boys.They're just a lit...

47 Unique Baby Names For Each Month Of The Year

Sharilyn Johnson | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Living

Forget about public school versus private, or breastfeeding versus forumula. The biggest – and one of the earliest – decisions facing parents-to-b...

50 Unusual Baby Names — That Exist

2 For Couples | Sarah Laing | Posted 12.13.2012 | Canada Living

This year, the most popular baby names tended toward the traditional — Sophie and Aiden were tops again in 2012. But for every couple thousand E...

It's All In A Name: Weird Baby Names Circa 1840

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 05.04.2012 | Canada Living

Maxwell Drew Johnson may only be a few days old, but the baby is making headlines for a reason other than being Jessica Simpson's child -- people can'...