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National Siblings Day: Famous Siblings and Their Names

Maybe you had no idea, but there is an official way to honor the relationship between you and your brothers and sisters – Siblings Day! Although not federally recognized, Siblings … [Read more...]

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8 Biblical Baby Names: Get Inspired by Easter!

  Whether you are religious or not, Easter Sunday is just around the corner and BellyBallot is here to present 8 Biblical, Easter related baby names that will take your … [Read more...]

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Fall-inspired Baby Names for 2015

Whether you get to enjoy Indian summer weather or some bleak, drizzly days in your area, the September equinox brought the intermezzo between summer and winter. Gone are the long … [Read more...]

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Halloween Names 2014

All Hallow’s Eve is just around the corner and we’re here to remind you of Halloween baby names inspired by movies, literature, or simple history. We believe that some of them are … [Read more...]

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Baby Names Celebrating Workers’ Rights this Labor Day

Most Americans view Labor Day as a celebration ending the summer, or the extra holiday they get in September to BBQ or take a long weekend.  It was originally created though during … [Read more...]

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Summer Favorites from Belly Ballot

We have seen some amazing products this summer, and we wanted to share six of our favorites during these hot summer months! With three small kids, these products have been … [Read more...]

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New Year’s Babies: Dorian and Jadian

The New Year 2013 is here and its very beginning became the happiest moment for two families in Los Angeles.  Two couples, one at the Woodland Hills Medical Center and the other at … [Read more...]

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Baby Names Predictions for 2013- 5 Trends That Will Shock You

One might think that we have seen it all – last year brought a lot of outrageous baby names.  It would appear this is only the tip of the iceberg though, as 2013 is shaping up to … [Read more...]

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Why Is the Name in the Middle an Ultimate Riddle?

Middle names in English speaking countries go without saying. I don’t know anybody who wouldn’t have one. But just like with given names, the trends have gone out of control. What … [Read more...]

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Mackenzie and Ayden? Sooo April 2012. Belly Ballot Releases Real-Time Trends

Popularity trends are a huge influence when it comes to naming a child.  For decades, parents have relied on the annual Social Security Administration report or various opinions … [Read more...]

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Is Apostrophe a New Catastrophe?

De'wayne, La'tanya, D'Juan, Rah'Nee, A'merika, Shau'Nay, Mich'ele, Rene'e. Seriously??? Using apostrophes in first names has been developing over the last 40 years and … [Read more...]

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Does Your Child Live in a Spelling Hell?

To all of you spelling bee contestants, get ready for some changes in the category of trendy baby names! The new millennium certainly brought a lot of novelties in the world of … [Read more...]