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Help me! We named our daughter Hailey Kayla Potter. On the day we brought her home I started to have doubts. The name started sounding like "hail" (and I don’t think my daughter is a storm), and just plain boring. Also people would call her "hay hay" for short and "hey Hailey", which I felt sounded weird. More people pronounce it Hail-ey than Hey- lee. The doubts increased and I asked a couple of friends what they thought. They said they thought the name was ok but might not age well. This increased my doubts. She is now 3 months old and I cringe every time I hear her name! The problem is I am worried that I change it I may regret it. Her middle name is Kayla and that’s what we would change it to. My husband doesn’t care and just wants me to make a decision but I am nervous that I will make the wrong one especially because a lot of people have complimented the name Hailey too. My other worry is that it might be hard for me to call her something else even though her current name really bothers me and I can’t stop thinking about it. Sincerely, Confused
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Terra in Oklahoma
It's our first child, and she's a girl. Our last name is Watson. I was going for Suzanna Adelle for a while, but grew not to like it. I've also liked the names Skyler Dean and Stormy Kay in the past, but decided against them. Is there any way you can help?
Baby Name Genie:
With names like Skyler and Stormy, I’m seeing a definite meteorological theme here. Not to rain on your parade, but the forecast shows a different name for your daughter. Name her Sadie Joy for a baby girl with a sunny disposition.

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