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Bedtime Stories

Kids Bedtime Reading About Cooking: In Combating Eating Disorders, Can Food Be Its Own Best Defense?

Nick Fouche | Posted 09.04.2015 | Books
Nick Fouche

"Listen to the stories your food can tell you," my Italian granddad always says. So commences the bedtime story In the Kitchen with Grandad. Running to 26 pages and focusing on Italian cuisine, it is the first paperback in a series of vignettes on international cooking.

Cool Dad Transforms Pop-Punk Classics Into Bedtime Lullabies

Van Winkle's | Posted 08.01.2015 | Parents
Van Winkle's

Even the loudest songs can be turned into a lullaby. Change the tempo, make a few instrument swaps and Blink 182's "All The Small Things" could beco...

Book Review- Neighbors From Hell : An American Bedtime Story

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 06.21.2015 | Books
Michael Nirenberg

Neighbors From Hell delivers on its' blunt title. Neighbors is a satirical volume in the style of a children's bedtime story. It's about the real monsters lurking in your neighborhood.

Fabulous Examples That Connect Science and Stories Part 2

Devishobha Ramanan | Posted 06.20.2015 | Parents
Devishobha Ramanan

This series is about taking storytelling beyond storytelling and letting your children connect the dots between stories and science. Part 1 carried some great examples. Here are some more fabulous ones.

Bedtime Stories That Will Get Your Kids To Do Stuff

Devorah Blachor | Posted 06.20.2015 | Parents
Devorah Blachor

"The talking animals are sad today," said the spirited princess who looked as if she had a naughty secret. "Because their bangs are too long. So they can't come to the party. And that's why all the birthday cakes are about to be destroyed!"

Fabulous Examples That Connect Science and Stories!

Devishobha Ramanan | Posted 06.14.2015 | Parents
Devishobha Ramanan

Over the next few days, I noticed that my kids came up with tremendous sci-fi material. One sibling fight even ended with an anguished, "I wish I had a time-machine and a magic mirror to show you what REALLY happened! She started it!"

Bedtime Stories: Unexpected, Yet Enriching Lessons from My 6-Year-Old Daughter

Karthik Rajan | Posted 03.09.2015 | Business
Karthik Rajan

Given that we interact with people every day, the building blocks for a career stem from how we "handle" situations -- situations like the ones in bedtime stories with hidden agendas and crafty conversations.

The Final Adventure of Nicky, the Skunk and the Dinosaur

Scott Behson, PhD | Posted 11.04.2014 | Parents
Scott Behson, PhD

Most of the time, I stayed for a quick story and was glad I did. But now I look back and miss the Skunk and the Dinosaur, and I kick myself for not fully appreciating the stories at the time.

One Last Bedtime Story

Perry Block | Posted 11.02.2014 | Fifty
Perry Block

My son Brandon was 19 years old on April 25, 2014. I'm proud that he is turning into a happy, healthy, and intelligent young man with a wide variety of interests and a well-adjusted and positive outlook on life and the future. Just one thing. Why the hell can't he still be 6?

Bedtime Chores

Dwayne J. Clark | Posted 07.12.2014 | Fifty
Dwayne J. Clark

First, I have to take my pills: one for blood pressure, fish oil that makes me burp like a mackerel-eating porpoise, and my chromium. It helps stabilize my blood sugar so I don't get diabetes. Great. Then I go pee.

6 Powerful Ideas for Reading with Kids

Kurt Wootton | Posted 05.18.2014 | Parents
Kurt Wootton

Reading daily to our children is important for both the pleasure it brings in its own right and for the future benefits it promises for academic, professional, and even economic success. Here are few ideas for making reading an interactive journey.

These Classic Bedtime Stories Will Help You Sleep Like A Baby

Posted 07.05.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

The Things I Love About Bedtime

Kristin Shaw | Posted 07.14.2013 | Parents
Kristin Shaw

Before I put him to bed, he drapes himself around me like a spider monkey and pulls his little hands through my hair. He kisses me and smiles right into my eyes, and it's at that second that I take a mental picture. Snap. Don't forget this moment. Snap.

Bedtime Math: Counting Sheep and Pennies

Women & Co | Posted 12.04.2012 | Parents
Women & Co

You read your kids bedtime stories most nights. But do you ever give them bedtime math problems instead?

Bedtime Is...

Posted 08.01.2012 | Parents

To the chagrin of many tired moms and dads -- and the (mock) surprise of one of Twitter's most opinionated toddlers -- the elaborate routine known as ...

Bedtime Stories: The Spider, the Arabian Cinderella and Her Fairy Godfish...

Rym Tina Ghazal | Posted 05.22.2012 | Home
Rym Tina Ghazal

I loved those times, growing up as a child in Saudi Arabia in the 1980s. My friends would come and sleep over just to listen to my mother's bedtime stories.

Remembering Bedtime

Genevieve Piturro | Posted 07.22.2012 | Parents
Genevieve Piturro

Do you remember bedtime when you were a child? It was all about being right there with her in those moments. No worries, no concerns, no fears at all. It didn't seem like anything existed before or after that story time.

WATCH: Dad Tucks In 2-Year-Old Daughter, Reads Virtual Story From Military Post

Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.25.2011 | Impact

A military dad refused to miss another one of his 2-year-old daughter's bedtime routines. So, he read her a story from his military base via his YouTu...

WATCH: Military Dad Tucks In 2-Year-Old Daughter...From Military Post

Posted 12.24.2011 | Impact

A military dad refused to miss another one of his 2-year-old daughter's bedtime routines. So, he read her a story from his military base via his YouTu...

A Winter's Tale

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jilly Gagnon

Well, yes, sweetie, he was white; he was made of snow, snow is white. No, I don't think that reflects on Daddy's deeply-internalized racial prejudices. I think it reflects on what snow looks like.

Faile Tells You 'Bedtime Stories'

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The first New York gallery show in three years for Street Art collective Faile opens at Rubenstein Gallery; a heavy graphic quilt of past, present, an...

10 Of The Bloodiest Bedtime Stories Ever

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Most modern versions would have you believe that a passing woodcutter heard the little girl's cries and slashed open the wolf with his axe to reveal t...

Which Bedtime Stories Do You Love?

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

You know the routine: children become attached to certain books and want us to read them over and over again, often on the same night!

UK Government Rebuked For 'Bedtime Stories' Climate Change Ads (VIDEO)

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From The AP: LONDON -- Britain's independent advertising watchdog agency has criticized a government ad campaign that highlights the dangers of climat...

'Marley & Me' Wins Again, 'Button' In Third

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Jennifer Aniston and Owen Wilson's family dog tale "Marley & Me" nuzzled its way to another top finish at the box office, pulling ...