International Women’s Day 2018 saw women and men take to the street worldwide in protest of female inequality, provoked by issues such as the gender pay gap, sexual harassment, assault and domestic violence against women worldwide.
International Women’s Day highlights women’s rights as human rights and many of the placards in the protests worldwide carried the message of disbelief that we still haven’t reached diversity and total equality of the sexes.
With this in mind, we look back in history to celebrate the achievements of remarkable women in politics, science and education, often against the odds.
These notable women can provide name inspiration if you’re expecting a baby girl. Continue reading “10 Baby Girl Names Inspired by Remarkable Women in History”
Choosing a baby name is harder than most people realise. Deciding on a name for the rest of someone’s life is a great responsibility and with that comes a lot of thought and consideration. Expectant parents often need a little help with making such a big choice.
Continue reading “This is the Biggest Influence on the Baby Naming Decision”
A list of the most popular baby boys’ names of 2017, released by the Office of National Statistics showed that the Arabic name Muhammad had replaced William in the top 10 most popular boys’ names in England and Wales.
Continue reading “10 Popular Arabic Baby Boys’ Names and Their Meanings”
Spring signifies new life and celebrates the miracle of birth. Each spring we see new flowers blooming, lambs being born and the long-awaited introduction of warmer weather and blue skies. After the long winter, the arrival of spring is celebrated around the world.
In general, the season of Spring feels full of life, making it a truly joyous time for a have a baby.
Continue reading “Uplifting Baby Names Inspired by Spring”
To help you get the most out of Namey, we have created a number of short videos to show you how to use the main features of the app.
Look out for more videos on the latest features soon and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Twitter where you’ll hear about new Namey developments first.
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According to the Chinese zodiac, 2018 is the year of the Earth Dog. Chinese astrology says that your birth date can determine a lot about you and is said to have an influence on your personality, career, compatibility with others and even luck.
Continue reading “What it Means to Have a Baby Born in the Chinese Year of the Earth Dog”
The arrival of your newborn baby is drawing ever closer. Your third trimester can feel like a whirlwind, as you get everything ready for your new arrival. With a little forward planning, you can ensure you enjoy the last stages of pregnancy, and welcome your baby knowing you have everything ready.
Read on to discover seven things to do during your third trimester of pregnancy, to ensure you are prepared for your new arrival…
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Choosing the perfect name for your newborn baby can be overwhelming for many new parents or parents-to-be.
Once the baby has been born, it can be all too easy to feel pressured into choosing a name when you might not be ready. This can result in regret, with many parents wishing they had taken a little more time and consideration.
Ensure you’re completely happy with the name you choose for your baby, by avoiding these five common baby naming regrets…
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Globally, parents-to-be all take careful consideration over naming their newborn baby, regardless of place of birth and culture.
Choosing the perfect baby name is an experience many people share around the world each and every day, but there are various different approaches taken from different countries and regions…
Continue reading “Surprising Baby Naming Traditions from Around the World”
Gender-neutral names are reportedly on the rise, as proven when the most popular baby names for 2017 were revealed.
Gender stereotyping is something that society is becoming more aware of and more vocal about. Many Parents around the world have followed this trend, choosing a gender-neutral name for their newborn to avoid gender-related discrimination.
Continue reading “Why Gender-Neutral Names are Becoming Popular in 2018”