This week’s MQW question is What are the name/s of your kids? Who picked them? Any significance of that name/s?

I guess you could relate to this fact that when two people are so in love (heehee!), they tend to combine their names and write it everywhere, like at the end of each closing remark when you give a greeting card on each important and memorable occasion… That’s how the word/name Der-Elle was made. We promised and conditioned our minds/selves that, if, we end up with each other, we’d use this name…

Derrick + Michelle = Derelle

When I was expecting, we weren’t sure if it was a boy or a girl, but I had a strong feeling it was a girl. I was right! God granted my our wish! On a safe side, we also kept a boy’s name ready… But we focused on a girl’s name since I was expecting a girl.

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  1. That’s so cute. Well, all of my children’s names begin with an A and all the girls have similar middle names. The names have wonderful meanings like a jewel, strong and mighty, glorious and… ut oh, I forgot the meaning of one. 🙂 But you get the point! LOL!

    I see you commented on my giveaway post, but I didn’t know if you were entering. Are you in the US? If you are then let me know, okay?

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  2. Hi Petula! Nice to see you again…. I’m also thinking if I get another girl I’d name her Derelle again as her first given name and change the second given name maybe…

    Oh no! I’m not in the US, I just commented on the latest post. Sorry didn’t realize that!


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