And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon

Every night the rhyme gets read Every night Dish and Spoon run away. And every night they return —until tonight! I have always loved the idea of “fractured fairy tales”.  There are so many possibilities that open up when you take something with the longevity and quality of a classic and put a creative spin […]

47 Beavers on the Big, Blue Sea

Deep in the northwest territ’ry, Where the woods look down on the western sea And the trappers trap so merrily For the streams are oh so beavery-y . . . This giggle-inducing stanza starts off a story that is sure to have both parents and kids laughing with delight, as 47 beavers outwit egotistical trapper […]

And To Think That We Thought That We’d Never Be Friends

It’s funny how quickly an argument ends . . . And to think that we thought that we’d never be friends!   This over-the-top story about arguing and making up again starts slowly, with an all-too-familiar fight between siblings, and builds to a joyous, crashing crescendo as friends, family, neighbours and complete strangers annoy and […]