View Full Version : Name that Mother Goose or Fairy Tale

06-11-2009, 03:26 PM
A variation on *Name that Tune*... A clue is given -
You guess which rhyme or tale it pertains to and give the a clue to the next puzzle.

I'll start...

....she lived in a shoe

06-11-2009, 03:38 PM
She had so many children, she didn't know what to do.

~Mother Goose

"What a good boy am I..."

06-11-2009, 04:37 PM
right! so the name of that was *There was an Old Woman Who Lived In A Shoe*..

So yours is *Little Jack Horner*

here's another...

she sat on a tuffet

06-11-2009, 05:39 PM
Little Miss Muffet

Here's the next one...
"down came the fairy" and she said....

06-12-2009, 02:56 AM
"Little Bunny foo foo" ?? Something about stop booping the field mice on the head.

"he marched them up to the top of the hill"

06-12-2009, 02:40 PM
that's the *Grand Old Duke of York*

and this one?

.. his wife could eat no lean....

06-12-2009, 03:25 PM
Jack Sprat could eat no fat..
_________went to the cupboard

06-12-2009, 08:31 PM
Old Mother Hubbard

......up the hill to fetch a pail of water

06-13-2009, 05:24 PM
That's Jack & Jill :)

how about:

The monkey chased the weasel...

06-13-2009, 07:07 PM
Pop goes the Weasel

"If that looking glass gets broke"

06-13-2009, 07:29 PM

Its fleece was white as snow

06-13-2009, 07:58 PM
Its fleece was white as snow ~Mary Had a Little Lamb

The little one stops to suck his thumb...

06-13-2009, 11:42 PM
ok this one was tough and I cheated and looked it up.

The ants go marching on

"each cat had seven kits"

06-14-2009, 10:26 AM
Hush little baby dont you cry, papa's gonna sing you a lullaby

-had a wife and couldn't keep her

06-14-2009, 01:59 PM
Sounds like Mocking Bird

Kissed the girls and made them cry ?

06-14-2009, 03:51 PM
Georgie Porgie, puddin' and pie (peter, Peter , pumpkin eater had a wife and couldn't keeep her-put her in a pumpkin shell and there he kept her very well_

--she had so many children she didn't know what to do.

06-16-2009, 03:00 AM
oh dear .. i guessed I messed up.. didn't see page 2 LOL..

ok.. well that last one is the one we started the game with and is *There was an old Woman who lived in a Shoe*

so.. next is :

What a naughty boy was that,
To try to drown poor pussy cat,

06-16-2009, 12:31 PM
Pussy in a well, who put him in?

--eating her curds and whey

06-19-2009, 12:25 AM
The name of that one is *Little Miss Muffet*

so guess the name of this one....

Silver buckles on his knee.
He'll come back and marry me

06-19-2009, 04:06 PM
Bobby Shaftoe went to sea-
--stole a pig and away he run

06-21-2009, 04:18 PM
That one is Tom Tom The Piper's Son

See if you can get the name of this one...

I won't said the Cock, I won't said the Mouse... Well I'll do it myself then said.......

06-21-2009, 05:25 PM
The little Red Hen

-Waggining their tails behind them.

06-21-2009, 11:04 PM
How about this one?

"I've been to London to look at the Queen."

06-22-2009, 04:08 PM
pussycat, pussy cat, where have you been?

-three bags full

06-23-2009, 07:31 AM
"Three bags full" ... is from Baa Baa Black Sheep

Guess this ... "The Queen was in the parlor, eating bread and honey."

06-23-2009, 12:08 PM
I think it's four and twenty blackbirds baked in a pie.

- to fetch a pail of water

06-23-2009, 12:22 PM
I had to look up the title "Four and Twenty Blackbirds Baked in a Pie" ... I had not heard that title before. I know it as "Sing a Song of Sixpence". Just another example of how we learn something new everyday. BTW ... this is a great game for babyshowers!

06-23-2009, 02:04 PM
The title is *Jack & Jill went up the Hill*

and this..

sailed off in a wooden shoe

06-24-2009, 04:01 PM
Winken, Blinken, and Nod

-what makes you come so soon?