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    Op stick with the name u love and maybe tell your work mates that u love the name so stop trying to ruin it for u. They may then realise what they are doing is upsetting u

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    Just an update - I ended up having to be really firm with work ppl and just outright asked them to stop suggesting names. Came to a breaking point when ppl were deciding on my behalf what to call MY bub. I snapped and asked them to stop from now on and asked that they didn't question me again what I was going to name my bub. Thats mine and my partners decision. Sorted now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Candiceo View Post
    Just an update - I ended up having to be really firm with work ppl and just outright asked them to stop suggesting names. Came to a breaking point when ppl were deciding on my behalf what to call MY bub. I snapped and asked them to stop from now on and asked that they didn't question me again what I was going to name my bub. Thats mine and my partners decision. Sorted now.
    Good on you! Glad you managed to tell them to them to back off. It is totally your choice and they needed to know that. x

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    Can i just say i posted the name i am using on here and everyone decided to give me their opinion on how its a boys name and how they hate it. I ended up deleting the post and was pretty disheartened but my partner reassured me!

    We are sticking with our name and make sure you stick with yours because everyone else can stick it up their a** haha its your baby not theirs!!!

    P.s im sure its a great name

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    I remember years ago telling my little SIL what the baby's name was going to be. She was about 9. She was like "cool" then she went inside. 2 minutes later exDPs mother comes rushing out saying "L just told grandma that you're naming the baby S- she's joking right?!" And we just went... No... That's the baby's name...
    She couldn't believe it. She carried on and on and made it the most horrid nasal sounding thing ever, until her sister finally said "Shut up about it K, you named your DD S-, you haven't got a leg to stand on". Then exMIL was all distracted to learn that others weren't all that convinced back in the day of her name choices either! She never said anything else about my DS's name after that.


 

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