Hi, I'm Laura, and I like to put my cart before the horse.
I'm not pregnant, but I hope to be, as soon as possible. Please & thank you. Either way, I read a post on Sarah's blog about baby names, and it got me to thinking about one of my favourite baby girl names.
At my bachelorette many moons ago, my girlfriends requested this song on my behalf (I believe I may in fact have insisted they do so). I triple-dog-dare you not to grin when you hear this song. Go ahead and listen, I'll wait...
Anyway, I'd mentioned to my husband how much I loved the lyrics, and how the name just makes me undeniably happy. Perfect for a rainbow, no?
My husband disagrees, doesn't like the line, "Making love in the afternoon with Cecilia up in my bedroom". He's already anxious we'll end up with three rocket (read: smoking hot) daughters and he'll need to sharpen up his bow staff skills (of which he has exactly: None) to keep the boys at bay.
Anyone watch the show, How I Met Your Mother? We just started watching, so we're years behind, and all backwards. In one of the episodes, one of the main characters (Marshall) becomes drunk with the power of custom signage, and he produced this beauty, which makes me VERY happy. It sums up my favourite of the song lyrics perfectly: