Cate Hoepner

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Cate Hoepner is a professional blogger and freelance writer of seven years. Before transitioning into a writing role, she worked in finance and customer service. Cate enjoys DIY projects, old movies, music, and a good cup of coffee. In her free time, you'll find her homeschooling her three kids, crafting her dream homestead, and reading anything she can get her hands on.

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Articles by Cate Hoepner

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Blair Name Meaning (Origin, Popularity & Nicknames)

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Peyton Name Meaning

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Mabel Name Meaning (Origin, Popularity & Nicknames)

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Helena Name Meaning

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What Does the Name Lisa Mean?

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What Does the Name Lila Mean?

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Isabel Name Meaning

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Dante Name Meaning (Origin, Popularity & Nicknames)

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Ari Name Meaning

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What Does the Name Leilani Mean?

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What's in the Name Sabrina? Breaking Down Its Origin and Meaning

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An In-Depth Analysis of the Name Artemis and its Significance

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The Name Ariella: Its Meaning, Origin, and Popularity Explored

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Understanding the Name Hunter: Popularity and Nicknames

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Explore Dog Middle Names: The Ultimate Naming Guide

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Subtleties of the Name Bodhi: Meaning and Origin Explored

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The Significance of Faith: Meaning, Origin, and Popularity Explored

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Peter: How Does This Popular Name Rank in Meaning and Origin?

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Middle Names for Sophia: From Cool to Rare Explained

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From Unique to Traditional: Middle Names for Oliver

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Middle Names for Noah: What's the Best Match?

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Middle Names for Olivia: A Journey Through Time and Meaning

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Uncover Your Family History: A Dive Into Chinese Last Names

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Middle Names for Charlotte: What Are the Most Popular Choices?

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Exploring Surnames Starting with O: Meanings, Origins, and Popularity

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Unearthing the Origins of Surnames Starting With J

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Understanding the History of Surnames Starting With W

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Choosing the Best Male Dog Names: A Comprehensive Guide

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The A-Z of Surnames Starting With T: Origins and Meanings

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Guide to Selecting Perfect Female Cat Names

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Modern or Traditional? Navigating the Landscape of Male Cat Names

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Uncovering the Charm of Surnames Starting With B — Meanings and History

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Betta Fish Names: A Blend of Cute, Cool, and Unique Choices

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Astounding Facts About Last Names for Girls: What's in a Name?

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Decoding Last Names for Boys: What Does Your Surname Mean?

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Discover Your Avatar's Persona with Cool Mage Names

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Lizard Names — An Exciting Journey into Their Origins and Meanings

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Decoding Duck Names: Meanings, Origin and Popularity?

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From Chase to Zuma: A Guide to Paw Patrol Character Names

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Decoding the Popularity of Ninja Turtle Names

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The World of Wizardry: Understanding Harry Potter Last Names

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Discover the Intriguing World of American Last Names

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Paladin Names: How to Choose the Best One for Your Character

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Comprehensive Guide to Lion Names: Meanings, Origins and Popularity

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Fox Names: Unearth the Hidden Treasures of the Animal Kingdom

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Parrot Names: From Cute and Quirky to Strong and Majestic

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From Sassy to Sophisticated: A Compilation of Cow Names

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From Traditional to Modern: A Roundup of Horse Names

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Choosing the Perfect Pig Names: A Comprehensive Guide

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Cracking the Code: The Real Meanings of Funny Boy Names

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Boy Names: A Comprehensive Guide to Unique and Popular Options

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Girl Names: The Journey from Traditional to Modern Choices

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Nicknames for Girlfriend - From Cute to Cool, Strong to Unique

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Smart Pet Names: The Best Nicknames for Your Boyfriend

Adorable young boy wearing hat fishing by mountain lake in autumn

Hunter and Huntress Names: Embodying Agility and Honor

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Discovering Unique Nicknames for Girls — Origins and Meanings

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Find the Perfect Fit: Boy Names That Start With Z

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Girl Names That Start With Y: Discover Unique Choices

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Modern and Traditional: Explore Girl Names That Start With I

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Embrace Solitude: Names That Mean Lonely from Around the World

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Discover Your Roots: The Fascinating World of Southern Surnames

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Powerful Names Meaning Fighter: A Manifesto of Tenacity

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Discover Powerful Meanings: Names That Signify Survivor

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Stand Out with These Unique Boy Names for Your Son

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Boy Names That Start With V: From Vital to Vibrant

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Unveiling the Charm of Australian Last Names

Cute blonde boy on swing in the park

W Names for Boys: Dive Into a Bountiful Feast of Choices

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Names That Mean Kind: Raising A Caring and Thoughtful Child

Cute toddler boy sitting on the couch against the wall with his shadow

Looking for Names That Mean Shadow? Here's Your Ultimate Guide

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Unveiling Names That Mean Queen: Embody Strength and Royalty

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Choosing a Name That Means God: Modern, Traditional, and Unique Ideas

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5 Letter Names: Unveiling Unique and Popular Picks

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Uncover the Beauty of Single Syllable Girl Names

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Choosing the Perfect Sweet Name for Your Child

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Unisex Names: A Celebration of Diversity and Inclusivity

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Exploring Beautiful Girl Names: Beyond the Aesthetics

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Choosing Handsome Boy Names: A Guide to Names that Make You Swoon

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Embrace the New Trend: Cool Baby Names for Your Little One

Little girl in a pink dress stacking pebbles.

Harmonious Living: Choosing Names That Mean Balance

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Classic and Modern: The Rise of Aesthetic Boy Names

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The Art of Selecting Aesthetic Girl Names

Little boy dressed as Mickey Mouse lying on the bed.

Disney Boy Names? More Unique Than You Think!

Little girl dressed as a princess playing with a teddy bear.

A Roundup of Princess Names: Unique, Cute, and Strong

Two little girls dressed as princesses spending time in the amusement park.

Disney Girl Names: Keep the Magic Alive in Your Household

Little girl praying in the field.

Spiritual Names: A Buffet of Enlightening Choices for Your Child

A father playing with his son in the park.

Southern Male Names: A Blend of Modern and Traditional for Your Little One

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Are Mythical Girl Names Right for Your Daughter? Discover Their Popularity

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Names That Mean Joy: Unique, Cute and Popular Options

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What's in a Name? Uncovering Names That Mean Power

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Exploring Girl Names That Start With J: Meanings and Origins

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Discover the Power: Names That Mean Blood

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Exploring Boy Names That Start With O: From Vintage to Trendy

Little girl dressed as an angel lying on a suitcase.

Finding Names That Mean Angel: A Roundup of Heavenly Monikers

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Names That Mean Miracle — A Blessing in Disguise?

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Modern, Traditional, Cute, and Cool: Girl Names That Start With H

Happy mother playing with her son and daughter in the field.

Names That Mean Life: A Comprehensive Guide to Baby Naming

Frustrated parents cleaning up the mess made by their naughty children.

Unleash the Rebel: Choosing a Name That Means Chaos

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Exploring Boy Names That Start With F: A Journey From Unique to Traditional

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From Adorable to Awesome: Girl Names Beginning With A

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Exotic to Trendy: A Selection of Asian Boy Names?

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Exploring International Boy Names: Meanings, Origins, and Popularity

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Exploring Names That Mean Hope: Uncover Their Origins and Meanings