Bachelor star Kacie Boguskie Gaston's baby name is ready for action
Celebrities are known for unusual baby names, some that work better than others. While Kacie Boguskie Gaston may not have won the final rose, it's clear when it comes to baby names, she knows how to pick a winner.
The former Bachelor contestant and her husband brought new meaning to Labor Day this week as they welcomed their first child together into the world. Boguskie Gaston announced on Labor Day via social media that her water had broken. On Tuesday, the couple announced the arrival of their son, Ranger Gaston, via Instagram and shared this squee-worthy snap of the little guy:
Happily, both Mom and baby are doing well, leaving us free to dish about the infant's moniker. With a powerful surname like Gaston, which makes one think of strapping men with large, perfect teeth and a penchant for eating massive quantities of eggs, finding a first name that was equally cool was no easy task. But Ranger Gaston fits the bill nicely.
The name Ranger is French in origin and means "ward of the forest." While it's a strong name that wouldn't be at all out of place in an action movie, Ranger isn't particularly popular. It has never even broken into the top 1,000 most popular baby names for boys, giving it bonus points for being a name that's super unique but still easy to spell and pronounce.
With mom Kacie's background as a personal trainer and the couple's nature-infused plantation wedding last year, it's no wonder they chose this name that conjures up images of being active and outdoors. Little Ranger may be spending most of his time eating and sleeping for now, but he'll likely be living up to his name and scaling trees in the backyard in no time.