Changing your name
If your parents did land you with a particularly strange name, then you always have the option of picking something else for people to call you. You could shorten it, or you could go wild and pick something completely different. As we can see here, this is an option open to you even if you’ve got a normal name.
When you’re ordering anything online or over the phone that involves personalization it really pays to pay attention. Otherwise, you’ll end up with a cake for your brother-in-law Nick, that wishes Steve a happy birthday. Everyone will be confused, and you’ll have no idea how to style it out.