Jump to content
Last minute jitters!
25 replies to this topic
Posted 03 December 2012 - 12:49 PM
Having last minute jitters for my little daughter due this week!
I already have Genevieve Lily and the name we have "chosen" is Estelle Valerie (Valerie after my mm).
Although no other names seem to knock this one off I'm having that last minute panic.
What do you think or any other suggestions?
Thanks in advance.
Posted 03 December 2012 - 12:51 PM
Genevieve and Estelle sound lovely together - stick with it!
Posted 03 December 2012 - 12:53 PM
Estelle is gorgeous.
Posted 03 December 2012 - 12:54 PM
It's not a name I would choose and I don't really like it but I think you should stick with it
Posted 03 December 2012 - 01:00 PM
It's a gorgeous name OP and goes perfectly with Genevieve (also gorgeous BTW). Good luck and best wishes on the impending birth.
Posted 03 December 2012 - 02:06 PM
Use it! It is a beautiful name.
Genevieve and Estelle are the top two names on my list - you have awesome taste! :-)
Posted 03 December 2012 - 02:12 PM
Estelle Valerie is so lovely I can't imagine anything else knocking it off either! You can take some time afte she is born to see if the name 'settles' and don't have to rush it!
Posted 03 December 2012 - 02:22 PM
That is a beautiful name. I'd be tempted to steal it except my DD1s name already sounds like Estelle. Estelle lends itself to so many nicknames, plus it is a lovely full name for any age. Great choice, don't second guess it.
Posted 03 December 2012 - 02:45 PM
Love both your daughters names.
I got the jitters with DS1 but decided I loved the name for a reason and jumped and order all personalised betting and nappy bag and toys etc, so I locked myself into it
Posted 03 December 2012 - 02:50 PM
I remember feel the jitters when it was approaching time to name my daughter. But I am glad I stick to the original plan and now i love it more.
I think stick with the name otherwise you will regret it.
Posted 03 December 2012 - 02:52 PM
Genevieve & Estelle are two stunning names. Both would be in my top 20!
Others I like are:
Posted 03 December 2012 - 03:10 PM
Genevieve Lily and:
Posted 03 December 2012 - 03:10 PM
Estelle is beautiful, I'd think you'd regret changing now. My only other thoughts would be Stella or Estella.
Posted 03 December 2012 - 03:14 PM
Both beautiful names on their own and together.
You don't need to change a thing op!
Posted 03 December 2012 - 03:32 PM
Its a stunning name - or in the words of my DS (2.5) 'it's perfect now'
Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:50 PM
Genevieve Lily and
Posted 03 December 2012 - 11:49 PM
Beautiful sibset, I personally prefer Stella but Estelle is lovely too. I have been getting the jitters too but at 37 weeks have started to talk to baby by her name and I love it. You don't need to change it.
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users
"It dawned on me that I could do some catch-up work while he fed, but I needed something to help me hold a bottle and my smartphone."
A new mum angered by people suggesting women who deliver their babies via caesarean section have not "given birth" has challenged that misconception by sharing a photograph of her scar.
Actress Olivia Wilde and her fiance Jason Sudeikis are parents again.
A newborn baby is without the tip of one finger after a nurse accidentally cut it off with scissors.
It's a long overdue move for kids and parents alike.
If you've ever shared a bed with a dyed-in-the-wool doona stealer you'll know how frustrating it can be.
Special rituals, as well as favourite cutlery and plates, can make dinner times less challenging and a lot more fun!
Most mums of toddlers have a funny horror story about the time they turned their back for 30 seconds only to find mayhem on their return.
Surgeons at a New York City hospital have separated a pair of 13-month-old boys who were congenitally joined at the head, completing a rare operation that carried a risk of death and severe brain damage, their mother said.
Babies can sometimes get themselves into unusual positions while sleeping, but this youngster has the makings of an acrobat.
In the park near our house my partner and I have a bench. We paid to have it put there last year after our twin boys Fred and John died.
Vaginal or caesarean, bottle- or breastfed: it all influences our gut microbes and future health.
Getting well and falling in love with my son has brought a feeling words simply can't describe. But I didn't expect it to be a little heartbreaking, too.
Haven't we all needed more hands when travelling with babies and toddlers?
Rather than hiding her postpartum hair regrowth, author Giovana Fletcher has photographed and shared it.
With his bald head, light goatee and bulging arms covered in dark tattoos, Officer Kenneth Knox is an imposing figure.
A mother of six from the US claims that Facebook disabled her account because she posted a photograph of herself tandem breastfeeding a stranger's baby along with her own.
Top 5 Articles
Enter now for your chance to win 1 of 4 trips for two to Hawaii, staying at Outrigger resorts in Waikiki.
Take a trip down memory lane with these vinage and retro toys that you may have had in your childhood or your parent's childhood.