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The north wind doth blow

Have a wonderful time tonight and all through Christmas…   The north wind doth blow And we shall have snow And what will the robin do then, poor thing He’ll sit in the barn And keep himself warm And hide … Continue reading

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Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

A number one in 1949 and still loved today. Rudolph the red nosed reindeer, had a very shiny nose And if you ever saw him, you would even say it glowed All of the other reindeer, used to laugh and … Continue reading

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I love little pussy

The meaning of words change. Nothing can stop that. So this sweet little song is rarely sung. Enjoy it for what it is. I love little pussy, her coat is so warm And if I don’t hurt her she’ll do … Continue reading

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I had a horse

There is a wonderful site called MamaLisa¬†and this song is from a comment on there.¬†I suspect this may become a new favourite! Put your child on your lap, facing you and bounce them along. I had a horse, his name … Continue reading

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Ah, poor bird

Two traditional canons from At home with Rhymetime 2. Sing them as your baby falls asleep. Rose, rose, rose rose Will I ever see thee wed Aye, marry that thou wilt If thou but stay Ah, poor bird Wing thy … Continue reading

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Three little mice

I’m not a particular fan of mice, but they appear an awful lot in nursery rhymes! Three little mice came out to play Gathering crumbs up on their way Out came pussy cat, sleek and black Two little mice went … Continue reading

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Go tell Aunt Nancy

This is a traditional song from the United States. I’ve only recorded one verse, because although it’s a tune that everyone should know, the words are so sad. One verse tells how the goose drowned, and another how the little … Continue reading

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