Ten Baby Names That Make You Feel Good
It feels strange writing a baby name column today, in the wake of a natural disaster close to home. Too many of my friends and relatives are still reeling from the effects of this week's mammoth storm. But instead of putting baby names aside, I'm going to ask the names to do one of the things they do best: let you dream a little bit, with the joyous optimism that can get buried in prenatal testing and crib safety ratings (let alone sitting in the dark, wondering when your town will come back to life).
With best wishes to everyone in Hurricane Sandy's path, here are some names that dream happy dreams.