Hawaiian Background

Polynesians first inhabited this majestic island over a thousand years ago. They traveled the open ocean for thousands of miles with only the stars as their guide. Many years later the famous British captain James Cook would visit the island and refer to it as the “Sandwich Islands”. Many years later would Hawaii become a US territory and the official 50th Aloha State. Its customary for Hawaiian parents to include elders and other family in deciding on the name of their children (BellyBallot-esque before there

Weekly Prize Big thumb kiddopotamus

Just in time for the holiday, Summer Infant launches the Kiddopotamus toy line.  The products, designed to inspire play between babies and parents, includes colorful animals and fun play patterns.One lucky person will win the following items:Safari So Good BouncerThe Safari So Good Bouncer is a colorful, interactive bouncer seat that offers a unique play pattern with plush animal-themed puppets that invite parents into the play experience.  The bouncer includes musical melodies, a two-position recline, and a three-point harness to keep baby safe and secure....

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.