History of Mother Goose

The History of Mother Goose Rhymes

When it comes to Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes not many of us know the history behind it. One thing that is interesting is that Mother Goose nursery rhymes are actually only well known in English speaking countries, United States and …[Continue]

Where Did Mother Goose Come From?

When it comes to nursery rhymes it seems that every little kid knows at least a few nursery rhymes. The reason for this is that as parents we tend to pass down the nursery rhymes that we learned as children …[Continue]

How Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes Came About

Nursery rhymes actually go back at least 200 hundred years but possibly more, nobody is quite certain. The reason that nobody is really sure as to how far back nursery rhymes go is because over 200 hundred years ago nobody …[Continue]

Mother Goose Rhymes: Why They Are So Popular

Mother Goose has long been part of the culture in English-speaking countries, especially the United Kingdom, the United States and Australia. Her rhymes have been a staple in the lives of millions upon millions of children for several hundred years, …[Continue]

Mother Goose: Mystery and Myth

Most of us know and love Mother Goose rhymes because we grew up with them. In fact, even as we get older, most of us can still recite various nursery rhymes from memory, including “Itsy Bitsy Spider”, “Jack and Jill” …[Continue]

Mother Goose: A Brief History

We all know and love Mother Goose and her rhymes; however, we don’t know very much about the actual woman who was dubbed Mother Goose, if there even was such a woman, or the history of the rhymes she is …[Continue]

Origins of Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes

Nursery rhymes actually go back at least 200 hundred years but possibly more, nobody is quite certain. The reason that nobody is really sure as to how far back nursery rhymes go is because over 200 hundred years ago nobody …[Continue]