There are so few out of this world, exciting surprises like hearing the doctor say " It's a .....!"
Three pregnancies meant coming up with at least six baby names that we could both agree on. Not an easy task for two stubborn folks like myself and Big Yankee. We usually went in with a "narrowed down" list of four names.
Being a teacher, I had many name aversions and we DID NOT want an overly popular name. Middle names were a bit easier as we use family names of significance.
Some of the names we considered have become increasingly popular. While I am thrilled to confirm my fabulous taste, I am also glad that we didn't end up using a trendy name.
In no particular order, here are a few of the names we considered: