Tags » Nursery Rhymes

Rub-a-dub-dub?! [#FFF Selection]

Ha ha…what more can I say about the two submissions in response to today’s prompt other than they both are frikkin’ awesome and just the bizarre fun and wonder I was hoping for. 412 more words


Song and Dance Routine

If I ever had any doubt about my abilities as a mimic, or at least of being able to carry a tune, they were laid to rest today during Rhymetime – the regular sing along we hold in the Children’s Library on Fridays. 443 more words

Idle Musings


I was busy thinking about Ted Harrison’s landscape pictures yesterday, when it occurred to me that they might be more accurately described as skyscapes…  I went searching through the archives for other pictures with the same theme: 132 more words


Rub-a-dub-dub?! [#FFF Prompt]

You know, some of our fairy tales and nursery rhymes can really make one wonder. Well, at least they make me wonder. For instance, I really wonder what the heck the impetus was for the creation of… 241 more words


Book Review - Breaking the Mother Goose Code

Breaking the Mother Goose CodeHow a fairy tale fooled the world for 300 years

by Jeri Studebaker

This is a fascinating book involving detection, ancient practices, fairy tales, nursery rhymes, our ancestors and goddesses, all revolving around the tale of Mother Goose. 258 more words


Itsy bitsy spider

Happy Friday-eve, kiddies! I didn’t get to post last night – I got home late from coffee cluck – er – klatch so Wednesday’s post is on Thursday! 250 more words

Children's Stories

77 Bottles Of Beer On The Wall

Sitting back with an old friend

Golden pints shine
In the light that our eyes find
Dancing in white comfort-
That freedom you find
In the absence of lies- 117 more words