Monday, October 16, 2017
Recipe For Murder
Usually a fairy tale cookbook is a fun way to get kids to experience fairy tales with multiple learning styles, but this cookbook is clear...
Monday, October 9, 2017
Disney's 2017 BATB
Image Guess what I finally saw...? So now the live action Beauty and the Beast is on Netflix (any major Disney film is usually avai...
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Cinderella Pumpkins, Part VIII
Pumpkin decorating inspiration time! Pinterest Youtube Flickr-Queenmichelle Source Pinterest I had though...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Whooping Cough Wolves
Talk about effective use of fairy tale imagery-this ad definitely caught my attention and is still a little disturbing to look at. This is...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
From the Archives: Swan Lake and Gender Perceptions
The Royal Ballet Though the plot of the ballet Swan Lake is pulled very loosely from a few existing tales, it was basically crea...
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Around the Web
I had never seen some of these Arthur Rackham silhouettes for Cinderella before! Just gorgeous, but also humorous-that poor mouse's expr...
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Solar Eclipse Myths
Anybody else getting excited for the solar eclipse coming on August 21? Over at timeanddate.com , they have not only a countdown but a list...
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Merfolk of Scandinavia
Merpeople are such a fascinating study- I've been reading all about different tales and beliefs about the Sea Spirits of Scandinavia in ...
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Jazzmeia Horn: East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)-Fairy Tale Titles
I was excited to see a fairy tale title-and a refreshingly not overused one at that-as the title of a new jazz song by Jazzmeia Horn. The l...
Friday, July 21, 2017
Fairy Tales Illustrated by Carl Offterdinger
Just discovered the illustrations of Carl Offterdinger , 1829-1889. I think my favorite might be the one focusing on Hansel below, dropping...
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