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12 Baby Name Inspirations for The Foodie Parent

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Foodie Baby Names?

Saffron, cinnamon, and basil are all lovely spices. But they do not reside just on our spice racks. These ingestible ingredients have become an inspiration for more than just dinner, they have been inspiration for how people name their kids.

For a foodie, one who relishes every meal and who knows their way around the culinary landscape, a delicious and delectable name might just be on the menu when given the all-important task of baby naming.

What kind of names could be on the table?

Check out this list of 12 culinary inspired names, any of these seem tasty to you?

Saffron
Exotic, refined, and never cheap.

Cinnamon
Destined to be a warm child.

Basil
Educated, inquisitive ala the Sherlock Holmes persona of Basil Rathbone.

Ginger
It may feel more Gillian’s Island than pantry shelf, but it’s still an awesome name.

Sage
For one who is all knowing.

Olive
A name that is gaining in popularity. It’s simple, old fashioned and nice.

Plum
Ala writer Plum Sykes, this name has a sense of adventure about it.

Honey
The kid who gets this name better be sweet.

Apple
Not many Apples around, even after Gwyneth Paltrow named her kid after this fruit.

Pepper
For the child with lots of personality.

Candy
Although it is now used more for the adult entertainment industry, Candy is still a yummy choice.

Rosemary
A classic name for a gal destined to be a classic herself.

Also of special note those adorable foodie nicknames like – Sweetie Pie, Pumpkin, Puddin’ and Cupcake.

Image: Via Flickr - by Mario Inoportuno

 

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