Letting Siblings Name the Baby?

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Letting Siblings Name the Baby?
Wed, 09-14-2011 - 8:11am

When asking the question, “What should we name the baby?” the "we" in question is usually the baby’s parents. But what about when "we" includes the new baby’s older siblings?

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Wed, 09-14-2011 - 9:10am

You know how, when a grandparent gets too pushy with their opinions, posters here often say, "well, they HAD their kids to name!"

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Wed, 09-14-2011 - 8:54pm
We have allowed our children to choose their favorite from our short list. Fortunately they both liked the same one. We tell folks that they helped pick the name.