Friday, 30 May 2008

Tara Dennis Baby


Tara Dennis of Australia's Better Homes and Gardens and her partner Martin have welcomed their first child together. Harry Magnus arrived on May 24th, and weighed in at a healthy 8 lbs, 4 oz. The new mum left the following message on her official website; "Mummy and baby are doing well and we would like to thank everyone for their good wishes and support."

Harry is a little brother for 16-year old Avalon, Tara's daughter from a previous relationship.

Harry ~ English; familiar form of Herald or Henry.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Jason Gardener
  • Annie Potts & James Hayman
  • David Letterman
  • Kathryn Grant & Bing Crosby
Magnus ~ Latin; great. Magnus is the name of several kings of Norway and Sweden.

Celebrities that are mad about Magnus:

  • Viveca Paulin & Will Ferrell
  • Kristy Swanson & Lloyd Eisler
  • Jini "Jennifer Lash" Fiennes

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Brittany & Harold Perrineau Baby


LOST STAR IS A SECOND TIME DAD ~ People has learned that Lost star Harold Perrineau and his model/actor wife, Brittany, are celebrating the birth of a baby girl. Wynter Aria was born on May 7th, 2008 in Los Angeles. "Mom and baby are doing fine, along with dad and big sister," according to a statement released Friday.

This is the second child for the couple, they are also parents to Aurora Robinson.

Wynter ~ English; born in the winter.

Aria ~ Italian/Greek/English; melody, generally referring to an elaborately done and beautiful song sung by a soloist in an opera. Familiar form of Greek name Ariadne ~ Teutonic; eagle, eagle's wisdom.

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Thursday, 29 May 2008

Zac Hanson Baby


MMMBABY ~ Zac Hanson and his wife Kate welcomed a son, John Ira Shepherd, on May 27th, 2008. in Tulsa, the musician tells People exclusively. The baby boy, who will go by "Shepherd", weighed in at 8 lbs, 4 oz. "I am so overjoyed," Zac told the magazine. "There is not an audience or concert that could ever stand up to the feeling of meeting your baby for the first time."

Shepherd joins the Hanson clan; cousins Ezra, 5, Penelope, 3, and River, 20 months (middle Hanson brother Taylor and his wife Natalie's children) and Everett, 1 (eldest Hanson brother Isaac, and his wife Nikki's son). But Shepherd won't be the baby of the family for long: Isaac and Nikki will welcome their second child next month.

John ~ Hebrew; God gave, God is gracious.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Dick Cusack
  • Lauryn Hill & Rohan Marley
  • Tracey Ullman & Allan McKeown
  • Shaun Cassidy & Ann Pennington
  • Paul "Bono" Hewson
  • John Carradine
  • Patricia Heaton & David Hunt
  • John Lennon
  • Nancy Grace
  • Denzel Washington
  • Bridget Moynahan & Tom Brady
  • Michelle Pfeiffer & David E. Kelley
  • Rob Lowe & Sheryl Berkoff
  • Jayne Seymour & James Keach
Ira ~ Hebrew; watchful

Shepherd ~ Old English; shepherd.

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Rick Parfitt Babies

ROCKER DAD ~ Rick Parfitt is "relieved" after his wife Lyndsay safely gave birth to two healthy babies on May 26th, 2008. Tommy Oswald and Lily Rose were born at a hospital in Spain.

The couple was overjoyed when they discovered they were expecting (last October) and after an initial scare with the pregnancy, Lyndsay was able to carry to term.

The couple secretly wed in August 2006. These are their first children together, Rick, 59, already has two sons, Harry, 18, and Richard, 29, from previous marriages.

Tommy ~ English; variation of Thomas ~ Aramaic/Greek: twin.

Oswald ~ English; devine power.

Lily ~ English; a flower symbolic of innocence, purity, and beauty.

Celebrities that love Lily:

  • Lou Diamond Phillips ~ Lili Jordan
  • Chris Cornell ~ Lilian Jean
  • Tiffani Wood ~ Lillian Adel
  • Billy Bush ~ Lillie
  • Kirstie Alley & Parker Stevenson ~ Lillie Price
  • Tina Yothers ~ Lilly
  • Kerry Katona & Brian McFadden ~ Lilly Sue
  • Kate Beckinsale & Michael Sheen ~ Lily
  • Phil Collins ~ Lily
  • Ethan Suplee ~ Lily
  • Meredith Vieira ~ Lily
  • Mary Steenburgen & Malcolm McDowell ~ Lily Amanda
  • Stephanie Romanov ~ Lily Andreja
  • Chris O'Donnell ~ Lily Ann
  • Amy Madigan & Ed Harris ~ Lily Dolores
  • Melanie Blatt & Stuart Zender ~ Lily Ella
  • Greg Kinnear, Greg ~ Lily Katherine
  • Kevin Costner ~ Lily McCall
  • Vanessa Paradis & Johnny Depp ~ Lily-Rose Melody
Rose ~ English/French; a flower known not only for its exceptional beauty and fragrance, but also as an enduring symbol of love.

Star babies, daughters of:
  • Rene Russo
  • Tim Henman

Monday, 26 May 2008

Will Champion Babies


DRUMMER BOY & GIRL ~ The Sunday Telegraph is reporting that Coldplay drummer Will Champion and his wife Marianne have welcomed their second and third children on May 7th, 2008 Fraternal twins, daughter Juno and son son Rex are siblings for big sister Ava.

Coldplay's latest album, "Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends," is out June 17th.

Juno ~ Latin; young. Variation of June. In Roman mythology, Juno was a protectress of women and marriage.

Rex ~ Latin; King.

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Thursday, 22 May 2008

Cory Jones Baby


CBN EXCLUSIVE ~ Canadian Professional golfer Cory Jones and his wife Tanja are new parents. Talia Noelle arrived May 22nd, 2008 and weighed in 8lbs., 15oz. they report exclusively to CBN.

Cory has played professionally for six years and was an exempt member of the Canadian Tour for three years. While on the Canadian Tour, Cory was the runner up as Canadian Rookie of the Year on the Canadian tour in 2003 and had two top 5 finishes. He has numerous professional victories in mini-tours across Canada and the United States.

Talia ~ Hebrew; dew of Heaven.

Noelle ~ French; Christmas. Feminine form of Noel.

Photo Source: courtesy of Cory Jones

Friday, 16 May 2008

Brooke & John Buck Babies

ROYALS NEWEST BAT BOYS ~ Kansas City Royals' catcher John Buck and his wife Brooke have welcomed twin boys. Buck had to take an emergency leave from the team as the babies were born 12 weeks early on May 15th, 2008. Cooper arrived first at 5:29 p.m. CT and weighed 4 lbs., 9 oz. Brody arrived at 5:31 p.m. and weighed 4 lbs., 4 oz. The boys are reported to be doing well according to the Official Site of The Kansas City Royals despite their early arrivals. However, Brooke did have a scare with her blood pressure according to John. "They finally let her go see the boys. It was a little scary, but we're in good shape now. Everybody is healthy, everybody is good. We've had a breath of fresh air and we should enjoy it now. Even though everything is okay now, they wanted me to come back totally free and fresh of any concern. It's just that the boys are in an intensive care unit and they just wanted me when I leave in three days to be totally good with it and that way it won't be on my mind."

Cooper ~ English; barrel maker.

  • Tim Matheson
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman
  • Sam Harris
  • Hugh Hefner
  • Ming-Na & Eric Michael Zee
  • Joshua Morrow
  • Scott Proctor
  • Kerryn McCann
Brody ~ Irish/Scottish; from the muddy place.

Liz & Paul Brandt Baby

CANADIAN COUNTRY BOY ~ Congratulations are in order for Paul Brandt and his wife Liz Peterson. The couple welcomed their first child, son Joseph arrived on May 15th, 2008.

Source: Paul's official site.

November 24th, 2007 ~ The Edmonton Sun has an article on Canadian country singer Paul Brandt. The Alberta native is going to be a father. "We just announced today that we're expecting," Brandt tells Sun Media midway through a phone interview conducted earlier this month. "It's rockin' my world, and my friends say it's going to change everything. Back when I was working at the hospital, I would take care of up to five babies at a time. And I remember I loved that experience, but I knew I wasn't ready. Now I feel like I'm more ready. In fact, I know I'm ready to jump off that cliff."

Tameka "Tiny" Cottle & T.I. Baby

MAJOR DAD ~ A People exclusive; T.I. (born Clifford Harris) and his girlfriend Tameka "Tiny" Cottle welcomed their second son together on May 16th, 2008 at 12:4 a.m. The infant's name is Major Harris, and he weighed in at 7 lbs., 4 oz. He is the sixth child for T.I. and his third with Cottle. The couple are already parents to son Clifford "King" Harris, 3 and to the late Llayah who was born last March at six months along in the pregnancy. Tiny has a daughter Zonnique who is 12 from a previous relationship and T.I. has sons Messiah and Domani and daughter Deyjah. "God has blessed us with another miracle," says T.I.

T.I is a rapper and Tiny is a former Xscape member.

Thursday, 15 May 2008

Brooke Smith Baby


PAGING DR. MOMMY ~ Brooke Smith and her husband Russian cinematographer Steve Lubensky are parents again. The couple adopted a baby girl from Ethiopia a few weeks ago reports TV Guide. This baby is a little sister for 5-year old Fanny.

Smith's mother is legendary celebrity publicist Lois Smith. Her first job was at the age of 7 in Marlo Thomas’ classic 1974 kiddie special Free to Be…You and Me. She trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts doing more than her share of off-off-Broadway plays before landing a career-changing part in 1991’s The Silence of the Lambs. She was the mouthy captive of a serial killer, yes, she was the girl in the dirt pit threatening to hurt Jamie Gumb's (aka Buffalo Bill) dog. She has also had parts on Six Feet Under, Crossing Jordan and Weeds. According to TV Guide, things are about to heat up for her character and Dr. Torres which may lead into next season.

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Michael Klim Baby

FORMER SWIM CHAMP & PRINCESS ARE PARENTS ~ Michael Klim and his Balinese princess wife Lindy have welcomed their second child according to the Herald Sun. Agung Rocco arrived Klim was born on May 10th, 2008 and weighed 7 lbs., 2 oz. Rocco is a little brother for 2 1/2 year old Stella. "He's very cute, and has heaps of black hair," Lindy said. Rocco's first name is Agung, indicates he is part of the Balinese royal family.

Rocco ~ Italian; rock.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Nicky Byrne
  • Madonna & Guy Ritchie

Jo O'Meara Baby


S CLUB 7 MUMMY ~ Now Magazine UK is reporting that former S Club 7 lead singer Jo O’Meara has become a first time mum to a baby boy. The reality star is no longer with the father Lee but says; "He’s going to be loved by both his parents and he’s not going to see us feuding."

Jo started her music career in the hip hop/rap group 2-4 Family but was only a part of the group for one track before leaving to pursue other options. In her teenage years, O'Meara would serve food at her local pub in Ilford and it was there that someone from 19 Entertainment spotter her on stage and recruited her to join S Club 7. She was a prominent member of the British group, singing most of the group's lead vocals, as well as acting with the group in their own TV series. The group also had two reality shows S Club 7 Go Wild and S Club 7 Don't Stop Movin as well as S Club's own movie, Seeing Double. The band split in 2003. Jo did have a solo effort that resulted in a poor selling album. O'Meara also took part in the BBC gameshow Just the Two of Us and came third with her partner Chris Fountain (an actor in Hollyoaks ~ a British Soap Opera). We will not be commenting or including the details of her appearance on Celebrity Big Brother in this posting. She is apparently working on new material for a second solo album.

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Nancy Kerrigan Baby


UPDATE ~ The baby has been named Nicole Elizabeth according to the Boston Herald. They also add that the baby girl "has her mom’s brown hair and long legs."

Nicole ~ Greek/French; victorious. Feminine form of Nicholas.

Elizabeth ~ Hebrew/English; God is my oath. Elizabeth was the mother of John the Baptist in the Bible. Today, Elizabeth is one of the most frequently used names in England and by Royalty.
Celebrities that are elated with Elizabeth:
  • Gene Hackman
  • Kati Marton & Peter Jennings
  • Ryan Smyth
  • Richard Pryor
  • Tom Hanks
  • Sean Astin
  • Jerry Hall & Mick Jagger
May 14th, 2008 ~ U.S. Olympic skater Nancy Kerrigan and husband Jerry Solomon welcomed their third child on May 14th, 2008. The couple confirms the news and that it's their first daughter to People magazine. The baby girl has yet to be named but she weighed in at 6 lbs., 12 oz. and arrived in Winchester, Massachusetts. "All went well. Everyone is fine," says the dad, who's been told "there is nothing like the relationship between a dad and a daughter. So it should be fun." As for what to call the little girl, "I think that is the hardest job, to pick a name for somebody," says Kerrigan. "We are not very good at that."

Nancy told People back in January about her pregnancy. Kerrigan suffered six miscarriages over eight years while trying to conceive her second child, 3 year old Brian (they are also parents to 11 year old Matthew).

Kerrigan is a two-time Olympic medalist in figure skating and the 1993 U.S. champion. Nancy was headline news when on January 6th, 1994 she was clubbed in the knee, the assailant was hired by rival Tonya Harding's ex husband and friend. A month after the attack, Kerrigan skated her way to a silver medal at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer. She has since retired. Kerrigan created The Nancy Kerrigan Foundation to raise awareness and support for the vision impaired. Kerrigan's mother, Brenda, is legally blind.

Solomon is President and CEO of StarGames, a sports marketing and entertainment company.

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Tuesday, 13 May 2008

Kelly Rowan Baby


OTTAWA GIRL ~ Kelly Rowan's rep tells People magazine; "Kelly Rowan gave birth to a happy and healthy baby girl in Los Angeles on April 28," says the spokesperson. "Mom and daughter are doing great." According to the rep, Rowan recently split from her fiance, Canadian businessman David Thomson.

January 6th, 2008 ~ NY Post's Page Six is saying that Canadian actor Kelly Rowan and her Canadian billionaire fiance, David Thomson, are expecting. Shinan Govani with the post writes; "O.C. hottie Kelly Rowan has hit the jackpot twice. First she got engaged to Canada's richest man, David Thomson, and she's now sealed the deal by getting pregnant with his baby. Rowan is the billionaire's third wife-to be," and that "Thomson left his second wife while she was pregnant with his first child for the blond actress." This will be Thomson's fourth child.

Kelly Rowan hails from Ottawa, Ontario and is an actor and former model. She is probably best known for her portrayal of Kirsten Cohen on the Fox smash series The O.C. Rowan left university to join the cast of the Canadian series Mount Royal. She went on to further her craft by studying acting in London and New York. In 1993 she won a Gemini award for her work in the TV-movie Adrift. In 2002 Kelly was cast on The O.C., a role that won her a Prism Award. Presently she has finished a film set for release this year; Jack and Jill vs. the World, with Freddie Prinze Jr.

David Kenneth Roy Thomson, 3rd Baron Thomson of Fleet is a Canadian businessman. He is the son of the late Kenneth Thomson, 2nd Baron Thomson of Thomson of Fleet and his siblings are actor Taylor Thomson and race car driver Peter Thomson. David Thomson has been the Chairman of The Thomson Corporation since 2002. Thomson has worked a number of positions in companies controlled by his family as well as founded the real estate firm Osmington Incorporated. Like his father, David is a patron of the Art Gallery of Ontario and is an avid art collector and owns the world's top collection of John Constable. Thomson rarely speaks to the press and maintains a low public profile. He currently resides in Toronto.

The couple became engaged in June of 2007.

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Saturday, 10 May 2008

Kellie Coffey Baby


IT'S A COUNTRY GIRL ~ According to KellieCoffey.com, singer Kellie Coffey and her husband Geoff, welcomed their second child last week. Daughter Maggie Rose arrived on May 7th, 2008 at 2:05 pm. The little bundle of pink weighed 7 lbs., 10 oz, and was 19 inches long. Maggie joins brother Jackson Geoffrey, 2 ½.

Maggie ~ Scottish; pearl. Familiar form of Margaret.

Celebrities that are mad about Maggie:

  • Brendan Shanahan
  • Faith Hill & Tim McGraw
  • Pat Sajak
  • Jon Stewart
Rose ~ English/French; flower, symbol of love.

Star babies, daughters of:
  • Rene Russo
  • Tim Henman

Photo Source: WireImage

Monday, 5 May 2008

Angela Kinsey Baby


NEW OFFICE MATE ~ A People exclusive; actor Angela Kinsey and her TV writer husband Warren Lieberstein, have welcomed a baby daughter. Weighing 6 lbs., 14 oz., Isabel Ruby was born at 12:50 p.m. on May 3rd, 2008. Among those at the hospital were Kinsey's mother, Bertie Kinsey, and the actress's friend and castmate Jenna Fischer, according to Kinsey's rep. The rep also tells People that "Mom and baby are doing great!"

Isabel ~ Spanish; devoted to God. Isabel is generally considered a medieval Spanish form of Elizabeth, though some sources suggest Isabel actually derives from an old Semitic name meaning daughter of Baal. It is a royal name in Spain and Portugal.

Star babies, daughters of:

  • Stanley Tucci ~ Isabel
  • Jessica Osbourne ~ Isabelle
  • Lance Armstrong ~ Isabelle

Ruby ~ Latin; a deep red, translucent precious stone; The name is derived from the Latin word rubeus, and can also be used as a pet name for Roberta and Robin.

Star babies, daughters of:

  • Lorraine Ashbourne & Andy Serkis
  • Rod Stewart
  • Suzanne Vega
  • Patty Smyth & Richard Hell
  • Sara Groves
  • Sheree Murphy & Harry Kewell
  • Charlotte Church & Gavin Hensen
  • Jillian Barberie
  • Tobey Maguire
  • Matthew Modine
  • Alyssa-Jane Cook

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Thursday, 1 May 2008

Hrithik Roshan Baby


BOLLYWOOD BABY ~ IBN Live Entertainment is reporting that Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan and his wife Sussanne Khan are parents to a baby boy. The baby arrived on May 1st, 2008 in India and weighed 7 lbs, 2 oz. His name was not released but he is a little brother for 2 year old Hrehaan.

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