Sunday, 22 August 2010

Catherine Bell Baby

ARMY BABY ~ The Army Wives star delivered her second child People exclusively reports.  Ronan arrived on August 21, 2010 in Charleston, South Carolina and weighed 7 lbs., 7 oz. and was 19 3/4 inches long. He joins big sister Gemma, 7.

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Wednesday, 18 August 2010

Romantic Names

LOVE is a sense of strong affection and comes in many forms such as romantic love, humanity, universal love, platonic love and familial love. Love is a constellation of emotions and experiences. Linked to love, the word romance historically was seen as an artistic expression of one's innermost desires.
The following is a sampling of names that mean love and endearment:

  • Aiko ~ Japanese; love child.
  • Alvira ~ Teutonic; dearly loved.
  • Amy ~ English; beloved. (David Foster & B.J. Cook, Anne Meara & Jerry Stiller, Willie Nelson, Regis Philbin, Maury Povich)
  • Aphrodite ~ Greek; goddess of love.
  • Aruba ~ Arabic; loves her husband.
  • Canan ~ Turkish; beloved.
  • Cara ~ Italian/Latin; beloved.
  • Caridad ~ Spanish; darling, beloved.
  • Carys ~ Welsh; derrived from caru meaning love. (Catherine Zeta-Jones & Michael Douglas)
  • Charity ~ English; benevolent goodwill and love.
  • Chere ~ French; dear one, darling.
  • Cherese ~ English; dear one, darling.
  • Cheryl ~ English; dear one, darling.
  • Cupid ~ Roman; myth name of god of love.
  • Darla ~ Old English; dearling, darling.
  • Darlene ~ Anglo Saxon; tenderly loved.
  • Daryl ~ English; dearly loved. (Ice Cube)
  • Grania ~ Celtic/Gaelic; love.
  • Habiba ~ Arabic/Egyptian; beloved.
  • Kalei ~ Hawaiian; the flower wreath, the beloved.
  • Kama ~ Sanskrit; love.
  • Kari ~ Scandinavian; dear, valued, loved.
  • Lololi ~ West African; there is always love.
  • Maite ~ English; dearly loved. (William Petersen)
  • Mila ~ Russian; people's love.
  • Mina ~ German; love. (Antonio Sabato Jr.)
  • Mindy ~ German; love.
  • Morna ~ Celtic/Gaelic/Irish; dearly loved or tender.
  • Nazneen ~ Farsi; exquisitely beautiful, charming. A name used for a beloved woman.
  • Rose ~ English/French; flower. Symbol of love. (Rene Russo)
  • Salma; Persian; sweetheart.
  • Venus; Latin; goddess of love and beauty.
  • Vida ~ Hebrew; dearly loved.Philomena ~ Greek; greatly loved.

Tuesday, 17 August 2010

Paz Vega Baby

TENER UN BABE ~ It’s another boy for Paz Vega!

The Spanish actress and her husband Orson Salazar welcomed Lenon, their third child on August 13, 2010 in Madrid.  Lenon weighed 6.05 lbs. and was delivered via c-section.

“The mother and newborn are in perfect health,” a rep for the hospital tells the AFP.

Vega and Salazar are already parents to son Orson, 3, and daughter Ava, 13 months.

Vega won a Goya award for best new actress in 2001 for her role in the film Lucía y el Sexo, and had her Hollywood breakout role in the movie Spanglish with Adam Sandler.

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The couple have been married since 2002. They met while vacationing on a Spanish Island.
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Friday, 13 August 2010

Ever Carradine Baby

HAPPILY EVER AFTER ~ And baby makes 3!  The actress and husband Coby Brown welcomed a baby girl on August 9, 2010.  Chaplin Haddow weighed in at 7 lbs., 13 oz., and was 20.25 inches long.

Carradine is best known for her roles on Party of FiveCommander in Chief and Once and Again, and most recently on Eureka, while dad Brown is a singer-songwriter.

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Wednesday, 11 August 2010

Out of This World ~ Planet, Moon & Star Names

OUT OF THIS WORLD ~ This is a small sampling of star, moon and planet names. Some Celebrities used these out of this world names as inspiration.

  • Astra ~ Latin; star
  • Bellatrix ~ name of the star in the constellation Orion
  • Chandra ~ Hindi; myth name of lunar god meaning "moon"
  • Danica ~ Latin/Slavic; morning star
  • Dara ~ Cambodian; star
  • Estella ~ Latin; star (daughter of Ali Landry)
  • Esther ~ Persian; star
  • Lucine ~ Armenian; moon
  • Luna ~ Roman; myth name of moon goddess
  • Mahina ~ Hawaiian; moonlight
  • Mary ~ Latin; star (Francis Ford Coppola, Paul & Linda McCartney, Scott Proctor, Kathryn Grant & Bing Crosby, James Marsden & Lisa Linde, Meryl Streep)
  • Mizuki ~ Japanese; beautiful moon
  • Nthanda ~ African; star
  • Pollux ~ the constellation Gemini contains a star with this name
  • Selena ~ English; variation of Greek Selene; moon, moon goddess
  • Star ~ English; star
  • Stella ~ Latin; star (Lorraine Bracco & Harvey Keitel, Peri Gilpin, Michael Klim & Lindy Rama, Amy Yasbeck & John Ritter, Dave Matthews, Melanie Griffith & Antonio Banderas, Donna Dixon & Dan Aykroyd, Paul & Linda McCartney, David Gahan, Molly Shannon, Mitsou Gelinas)
  • Stirling ~ Middle English; little star
  • Sun ~ star nearest to earth (Flea & Frankie Rayder ~ Sunny, Jessie James ~ Sunny, Susan St. James ~ Sunshine)
  • Tara ~ Gaelic/Celtic; star (Dame Judi Dench & Michael Williams, Trace Adkins ~ Tarah)
  • Tu ~ Vietnamese; star (Rob Morrow & Debbon Ayer)
  • Yue ~ Chinese; moon

Tuesday, 10 August 2010

Rebecca Herbst

GENERAL HOSPITAL DELIVERY ~ The General Hospital actress and her husband, actor Michael Saucedo, welcomed their third child.  Emerson Truett arrived on August 9, 2010 and weighed in at 8 lbs., 4 oz.

“Becky is doing great,” the proud papa revealed via Twitter.

The new addition joins Ethan, 8½, and Ella Bailey, 6, at home.

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Ryan Tedder Baby

TEDDER BEAR ~ Musician Ryan Tedder and his wife Genevieve are new parents People exclusively reports.  Copeland Cruz arrived on August 2, 2010 in the couple's hometown of Denver, Colorado.

In addition to fronting OneRepublic, Tedder is also the songwriter and producer behind hits for artists including Beyoncé, Kelly Clarkson, Leona Lewis, Daughtry, Timbaland and Jordin Sparks.

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Monday, 9 August 2010

Jeff Gordon Baby

NASCAR BABY ~ Jeff Gordon announced on his website that he is now a father of two.  Gordon and his wife Ingrid Vandebosch, welcomed Leo Benjamin on August 9, 2010 at 8:53 a.m.  He weighed 7 lbs., 2 oz. and measured 19 inches long.

“He’s happy and healthy, and Mom is doing great,” writes Gordon on his official Web site.

Baby Leo joins big sister Ella Sofia, 3.

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Annie Wersching Baby

LATEST MISSION: MOTHERHOOD ~ 24 star Annie Wersching and her actor/comedian husband Stephen Full are parents. 

Freddie (middle name Wersching) arrived on August 7, 2010 at 4:46 PM in Los Angeles and weighed 7lbs., 15 oz., and was 18 inches long.

The actress and Full, an actor and comedian of Disney's I'm in the Band fame, married at their Los Angeles home in September 2009.

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Friday, 6 August 2010

Amy Poehler Baby

BABY MAKES FOUR ~ It is another baby for funny couple Amy Poehler and Will Arnett.  People reports that Abel James arrived on August 6, 2010 and weighed in at 7 lbs., 13 oz.

Abel is a little brother for 21-month-old Archie, who was born in Oct. 2008.

Poehler joined the cast of SNL during the 2001-2002 season and became a full cast member in that same season. She co-anchored the Weekend Update segment with Tina Fey and later, Seth Meyer. Poehler has also appeared in Wet Hot American Summer, Mean Girls, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Blades of Glory and Envy.

Will hails from Toronto, Ontario and is an Emmy nominated actor. He is best known for his work on the FOX comedy Arrested Development. He was in the movie Blades of Glory with his wife as well as Hot Rod, Let's Go To Prison and The Brothers Solomon. He is also a voiceover artist for commercials, films, and television programs.

The couple have been married since 2003.

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