Sheryl is preparing for a round the world trip this week and her gear is already on a boat somewhere in the pacific, so Marlena is filling in to share a story called “The Two Rabbits.” Marlena talks pretty fast so you might have to listen closely, and just in case this new speed makes it harder for you to relax, we’ve included some quiet music at the end.
The lazy giant is very mean and lazy and no one wants to work for him. One day he finds some children and carries them to his castle so they can serve him and take care of him. The children do everything for the mean, lazy giant until one rainy day.
Winnie the witch is getting ready for her birthday. She sends out invitations, makes a dress for herself, and prepares the yard for her party. She wants to have a surprise at her party but she ends up getting an unexpected surprise.
A baby is born and just as the parents are going to give him a name a wise man arrives at their door telling him their son is very special and they should not name him yet. He is called nameless until he decides he needs a name and sets out to get one.
The witch has an ugly daughter who is always looking in the mirror trying to make herself more beautiful. She tries everything she can think of. One day her mom asks her to look after the cauldron while she is gone. The witches daughter finds out where true beauty comes from.
Daffodellia is a fairy who loves painting flowers. She travels around at nighttime painting all the beautiful flowers for the people to see. One night she hears crying coming from a very bare place that has no flowers and goes to see who is crying.
Raggedy Ann and Fido are all tucked in for the night but Fido cannot sleep. He feels that something is going to happen so he gets Raggedy Ann up to see what is happening.
Louise is dressed and ready to go out coasting on the hill when she hears her Mother calling. She knows her mom is going to tell her she needs to clean up before she goes to play. Louise slowly gets undressed and goes upstairs to clean up but something happens before she can finish.
About Sleep Tight Stories
Sleep Tight Stories brings you new and captivating bedtime stories every week. The stories range from retellings of fairy tales, folk stories, classic Canadian works, and original stories written by guest authors. Each episode is usually less than 20 minutes long and suitable for kids of all ages.
Sleep Tight Stories is produced by Sheryl and Clark MacLeod.