Wynken, Blynken, and Nod

“Wynken, Blynken, and Nod” is an American poem and children song dating back to the late 19th century. The lyrics of this beautiful song tell the bedtime story of three little sailors in a shoe-boat made of wood and their … Continue reading →

Wee Willie Winkie

“Wee Willie Winkie” is a nursery rhyme original from the Scotland written by William Miller. The lyrics were published for the first time in the Scottish poetry and song anthology ” Whistle-binkie” in 1841. An English version only appeared in … Continue reading →

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

“Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” is a lullaby song and one of the most beloved nursery rhymes. It is sharing the same tune with the famous French song “Ah! vous dirais-je, Maman” from 1761. The lyrics of the song are based … Continue reading →

Rock-a-bye Baby

“Rock-a-bye Baby (also known as Hush a Bye Baby) is an 18th century English nursery rhyme and lullaby. It was first mentioned in written form in 1765 in Mother Goose’s Melody. Shortly after, in 1785, it was published on American … Continue reading →

Bye, baby Bunting

The origin of “Bye, baby Bunting” dates back in 1784. The song first appears in England known as Cry baby bunting”. It was first been published in “The Nursery Parnassus” or Gammer Gurton’s Garland, 1784. Later in 1805 a longer … Continue reading →