12 Ways to Break the Baby-Name Deadlock and Make Sure Your Pick Wins!

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Rebecca Raphael on Jul 15, 2010 at 3:46PM

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Play the Labor and Delivery Trump Card

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a Rebecca Raphael on Jul 15, 2010 at 3:51PM

Delay the decision until after you’ve seen the baby’s face. Tell your husband that after you both hold her for the first time you’ll get a gut feeling about which name is right. After delivery -- while your husband is basking in the double-glow of how amazing his wife and new baby are - turn to him and say, “She looks just like a [insert your pick here] to me, right?” Chances are he’ll say yes. How could anyone say no to a woman who’s just been through labor?

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