Little Stories for Tiny People: Anytime and bedtime stories for kids

By Rhea Pechter

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Little Stories for Tiny People is a kids' podcast featuring original kids' stories that will delight the tiny people in your life. Perfect for bleary-eyed parents, innovative teachers, and at-wits’-end babysitters looking for an alternative, non-annoying way to engage the toddlers and young kids they love at bedtime or anytime! Each story for children is lovingly written and performed with attention to the whimsical senses of humor children often possess. Visit www.littlestoriestinypeople.com to learn more, to purchase the first LSFTP picture book, and to shop for merch!

Episode Date
Little Hedgehog Goes to School: The Audiobook
0:08:47
This is a special audiobook version of Little Hedgehog Goes to School! Those who have the book (YAY! Yay.) can read along. Those who don't, that is okay too! Just imagine the pictures in your mind, as you always do. Big People, if you'd like to get a copy of the book, just visit https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Nov 27, 2022
The Hamster and The Snake
0:32:40
Hamster has set off on her own to live her best life in her brand new burrow. With great care, she decorates her new home. But while she is out gathering food, someone else stops by for a nap. What will happen when Hamster discovers a snake in her sanctuary? What will happen to her decor?! You'll just have to listen and find out. If you love this story, please share it with everyone who puts too many pillows on their bed, anyone allergic to strawberries who also has a sense of humor, all lovers of thrift shops, all hamsters who have to have their morning dandelion tea before dealing with anyone, and your friends! If you get something of value from my stories, please share them. It makes a world of difference. If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to RHIANNON for helping me with the super important reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to HARPER, KIRA, CASSY, LAMONT, GLORIA, and CLIFFORD for the sound effects used in this story! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture books, and more!
Nov 13, 2022
Little Hedgehog's Halloween
0:26:58
My Little Hedgehog picture book is out now! Find it by searching for "Little Hedgehog Goes to School" on Amazon or by visiting THIS LINK. I hope you LOVE IT! Little Hedgehog and Bebe realize at the last minute that it is HALLOWEEN! Which costumes will they choose? Will there, in fact, be a Halloween Parade? And what will happen when they approach a spooky tree while out trick-or-treating? You'll just have to listen and find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all prickly bears, any and all ants headed into mysterious tunnels, every single self-help book aficionado, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to MAE for helping me with the super important reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to REED, COLLIN, RUBY, LP, and EMILEIGH for the sound effects used in this story! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture books, and more!
Oct 25, 2022
The Fence: A Hopeful Story for Kids
0:37:15
My Little Hedgehog picture book is out now! Find it by searching for "Little Hedgehog Goes to School" on Amazon or by visiting THIS LINK. I hope you LOVE IT! The Fence is the story of Mr. Felix, a grumpy old rabbit, and Marcus, the cheerful young mole who lives in the next tree. Their outlooks on life could not be more different. Their dispositions could not be less similar. When Mr. Felix can no longer tolerate Marcus's exuberance, Mr. Felix takes drastic action. But what will happen when a storm rips through the forest? Don't worry--this story ends on a happy and hopeful note. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all rabbits with enviable whiskers, any and all molescouts, every single frogcaster, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to LEONIE for helping me with the super important reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to PETER, AUDREY, ANNA, and MILA for the sound effects used in this story! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture books, and more!
Oct 16, 2022
The Story Of A House: A Sleep Story for Kids
0:33:30
My Little Hedgehog picture book is out now! Find it by searching for "Little Hedgehog Goes to School" on Amazon or by visiting THIS LINK. I hope you LOVE IT! This is a quiet, sleepy story perfect for bedtime. The main character is an abandoned house that has become the resting place not for people (as intended for all houses) but for hapless woodland creatures who seek refuge from the elements. The house gets a surprise when she hears voices on her porch. Soon a 'For Sale' sign is placed in the yard. Follow along as House relives her early days of life decades ago, and the new possibilities in her future once the sign goes up. What will happen when a couple decides to buy the house? You'll have to listen and find out. If you love this story, please share it with all mice scurrying through your basement, any and all realtors who wear bangles on their wrists, all sleepy raccoons, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to ULRICK for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to NORA, ROWAN, CHARLOTTE, INDIE, TENNY, MALACHI, FAYE, and HENRY for the super important sound effects! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture books, and more!
Oct 02, 2022
Through The Ages With The Sleep Time Machine: A Bedtime Story for Kids
0:39:33
My LITTLE HEDGEHOG PICTURE BOOK is AVAILABLE NOW! Find it by searching for "Little Hedgehog Goes to School" on Amazon or by visiting THIS LINK. I hope you LOVE IT! Lambden cannot wait to board his beloved Sleep Train, but he is in for an unexpected surprise when a mouse wearing a jetpack flies in his open window. Will Lambden agree to press the new temporary button? What will be on the other side? You'll just have to listen and find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all fans of woolen crafts, any and all tortoise research scientists, all woolly rhinoceri, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to EISLEY for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to INDI, FERN, ARYA, OLIVE, PICO, FELICITY, ANTONIO, KAMARIA, ZHU ZHU, MAGGIE, BAIA, SIMONE, SHILOH, KINSLEY, ANNIE, BO, LIAM, TAIRA, BEATRICE, JASPER, JAMISON, VIVIENNE GRACE, LUCAS, KILLIAN, ESME, KINSLEY, NOAH, RIANN, OWEN, CAITLIN, ADAM, BEN, HAZEL, MADDIE, MASON, SIDRA, SUMMER, MATTHEW, LEIF, FELIX, ELIYAH, ZOE, EVERLY, SOPHIA, EISLEY, JUDY, HUGO, SIMON, EZRA JOY for the super important sound effects! For this episode, I sent out a request for specific sound effects to my email list subscribers. You can sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com and scroll ALL the way down to the sign up form so you don't miss the next chance to participate! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture books, and more!
Sep 18, 2022
Little Hedgehog Writes a Book
0:29:38
Little Hedgehog and Bebe decide to write their very own book. They imagine holding it in their tiny paws, and seeing their names on the cover. But what if the fantasy of book-writing does not quite match the reality? Follow along as they meet an impressed caterpillar, a confused spider, a scowling weasel, and a prolific (and prickly) writer who just happens to live very nearby. If you love this story, please share it with all sleepy cows off in the distance, any and all forest comedy night headliners, all choir members, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to SEHEJ for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to MAJUI, MARYAM, MILES, LIBBY, RACHEL, NAOMI, STELLA, AURORA, IBRAHEEM, MAXWELL, EVAN, LEO, CARLOS, ZEKE, GIDEON, AMOS, MEGAN, MARISOL, ELLIE, LYNDON, NOA, OLLIE, KENDI, SHEP, WILSON, EMMY, SOPHIE, PHOEBE, LYDIA, and ELOISE for the super important sound effects! For this episode, I sent out a request for specific sound effects to my email list subscribers. You can sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com and scroll ALL the way down to the sign up form so you don't miss the next chance to participate! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture books, and more!
Sep 02, 2022
Little Hedgehog Goes to the Sea
0:28:25
Little Hedgehog and Bebe have acquired train tickets from a reputable vendor in order to travel TO THE SEA! Will Mr. Hedgehog go along with their plan? What will they do at the sea once they arrive? You'll just have to listen to find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all worms who dream of seeing dolphins, any and all sand crabs, all species of life guards, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to IVY for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to PARKER, LEO, AVA, GEMMA, and LOLA for the super important sound effects! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Jun 19, 2022
Mr. Beetle Tackles Fame
0:34:30
Mr. Beetle is back for another tale. In the last year, Mr. Beetle has skyrocketed to fame. He is known throughout the land as being inadvertently hilarious and somehow simultaneously boring. He makes bugs throughout the region laugh until it hurts, then he puts them to sleep with the dullness of his storylines. Gwen convinces Mr. Beetle to take a break from his adoring fans. What will become of Mr. Beetle once he is no longer immersed in the 25th branch's "beetle mania"?! Will one of his listeners be eaten by an ominously dangling spider? You'll just have to listen to find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all spiders on extended fasts, any and all chess enthusiasts, hypnotists (especially those who also have fog machines), and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to NIKU for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
May 01, 2022
Mouse's Time Machine: A Time Travel Story for Kids
0:37:32
Squirrel is the best sales squirrel in the business, but he is also chronically late. When he finds a shiny new elevator in the tree he needs to climb, he figures it won't hurt to take a ride rather than rumple his suit. Once Squirrel is inside, he finds himself on an unexpected adventure. Will Squirrel be late for his sales meeting? And who is the strangely enthusiastic mouse huddled in the corner? You'll just have to listen and find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all exasperated bosses, any shrews who just want people to stop collapsing their tunnels, all time travelers, and your friends. They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to GEORGE for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to the listeners who provided sound effects used in this story: ESSIE, ISOBEL, FREDDIE, and BROOKS! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Mar 27, 2022
A Cat Story: Part Two
0:31:53
This is PART TWO of Cat's adventure. Cat is still reeling from his discovery about the Colonel...but he is also very hungry. He needs to find food and then he needs to find answers. What will Cat discover about his own life? Will he remain a WILD cat? You'll have to listen to find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all self-professed cat ladies, any ladybugs with fading eyesight, all chipmunk guards, and your friends - with and without cat allergies. They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to EMILY for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to the listeners who provided sound effects used in this story: SIMONE, CASSY, SHEA, NORAH, AUBREY, IVY, ALON, and TAI! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Feb 27, 2022
A Cat Story: Part One
0:38:51
Cat lives in a house with big picture windows. He enjoys lazing by the window, napping, and bird-watching. His life is simple and quiet. Until, one day he sees something that sends a chill down his furry spine. Find out what happens in part one of Cat's big life adventure. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with singing crickets, any cats who have ever been put on a leash, dormice that prefer not to be eaten, all self-professed cat ladies - and your friends. They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to EVE for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to LILLY for her "two-part story" proclamation. And thank you to the listeners who provided sound effects used in this story: SOPHIE, ELSA, VIOLET PEARL, BRIANNA, NICO, LAMONT, EVIE, JOSIAH, AMABELLA, CYPRESS, HENLEY, and BELEN! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list, find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Jan 30, 2022
Little Hedgehog's New Year's Roll
0:33:42
HAPPY NEW YEAR'S NOON, everyone! Little Hedgehog and Bebe are back and they are off to celebrate another year gone by and a new year beginning. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with any snakes interested in becoming rock musicians, all owls who want to transition to eating only protein bars, any pigs who believe they could win a footrace - and your friends. They might just need a good story these days. Big People: leave a rating or review in your podcast app! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Thank you to BAKARI for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! And thank you to the MANY listeners who provided sound effects used in this story: ELLIE, BARRETT, JUDE, PRESTON, TAIRA, ROMAN, ELLIOT, ZAINA, THEO, MILO, AIDA, ELIYAH, HAZEL, EMERSON, SILAS, GLENN, JEMIMA, ESME, SAWYER, ELOISE, GENEVIEVE, RUFUS, RACHEL, LYNDON, AILIS, NATHANIEL, CHARLOTTE, AUGUST, PHOEBE, MALCOLM, CARTER, FIONA, KRISTANA, DEVAN, MICAH, HARRISON, NILSSON, LILA, TESSA, COLTON, CECIL, KINSLEY, AMES, NORA, JOSEPHINE, OLIVIA, ANNA, LEVI, OWEN, WALTER, SIMON, ISLA, MAC, SULLY, CLAIRE, ERIK, TENLEY, BEATRICE, CYPRESS, AJ, EVERLY, and ZANE! For this particular story, I asked for sound effects from my email list subscribers. You can visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to sign up for my email list so you don't miss the next special request! On my site you can also find book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Jan 01, 2022
A Parrot's Tale: A Friendship Story for Kids
0:35:03
Parrot lives in an apartment on the outskirts of a city, above the outfield of a baseball diamond. She enjoys spending time wandering around the apartment, sitting on her person's shoulder, taking her daily naps, and watching the baseball games down below. Her life is simple and fine - until a series of unexpected things happen. Find out what happens in this sweet story about friendship and change. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with any parrots who may be lonelier than they care to admit, snails who enjoy baseball, anyone who loves a challenging jigsaw puzzle - don’t we all - and your friends. They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: PIPPA, YAEL, and LIAM! Thank you to MIA for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Nov 28, 2021
Little Hedgehog Goes Camping
0:22:35
Little Hedgehog, Bebe, and Mr. Hedgehog go on an impromptu camping trip in the wilderness. Little Hedgehog brings her new recorder along for the trip. Will she ever get a chance to actually play it? What will happen when a fox approaches their tent? You'll just have to listen and find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all porcupines who are working on walking more quietly, all foxes who just want to eat a hedgehog once in a while, anyone who plays the recorder with enthusiasm, and all of your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: STELLA, KINA, ALAN, MIA, and CEDAR! Thank you to MATTEO and NICO for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Oct 17, 2021
Oakley and the Long Fog
0:19:15
So many of us are in the middle of a long fog right now, and it can be hard to deal with the uncertainty of it. Oakley, the chipmunk in this story, encounters his first long fog and learns to find the magic in it. I hope you enjoy this one! This story comes from a collaboration with David of Sparkle Stories, and you will hear both of our voices. You can find many more stories from Sparkle Stories by visiting https://www.sparklestories.com/browse/ and listen to the conversation that led to the development of this story by visiting The Storying Project here: https://thestoryingproject.com/ If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Sep 19, 2021
The Pig Seed
0:15:01
How do we know what we know? That is the question I wanted to explore in this story. In it we follow a tortoise named Lionel, who is challenged by another tortoise to consider how well he understands the world around him, and how he's gained the knowledge he claims to have. I hope this one sparks your own thinking on this topic. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all sweatshirt-wearing tortoises, all book club members who actually read the books, all pigs who claim to have sprouted from plants, and all of your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: WYLEE, DELLA, SCOUT, and WHITNEY! Thank you to ROBERT and OLIVIA for helping me with the reminder message at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Sep 05, 2021
Under The Sea On The Sleep Submarine: A Sleep Train Story
0:37:25
Lambden's beloved Sleep Train is out of service due to a sloth infestation. The Sleep Cruise is experiencing technical difficulties. But the brand new Sleep Submarine is on the way, ready to bring Lambden's sleep to new depths. Will Lambden regret boarding this submarine with a questionable backstory? Or will it deliver him the best sleep of his life? You'll just have to listen to find out. If you love this story, please share it with all nurse practitioner lizards, all dramatic penguins, all exceedingly humble bats, and all of your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: GRAHAM, RAMONA, DELLA, VIVIENNE, ADHARA, and GEMMA! Thank you to ADDILYN for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Aug 08, 2021
The Blue House: An Honesty Story for Kids
0:29:03
Tell the truth. It sounds easy, doesn't it? But what about when you are under great pressure not to? That is the situation Miro, a young chipmunk, finds himself in at work as a house painter. Will Miro find the strength to say what is true in the midst of the great, living forest? You'll have to listen and find out. If you love this story, please share it with all fastidious weasels, owners of second-hand rodent tuxedo shops, headstrong rabbits who need a lesson in honesty, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: MIA, CARTER, and EIMEAR! Thank you to RAFAEL for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Jun 20, 2021
Little Hedgehog and the Tunnel
0:26:00
I am at work on a new BOOK featuring LITTLE HEDGEHOG! I'm also at work on some new merch (including a FATHER'S DAY MUG featuring Mr. Hedgehog!). Please sign up for my email list on my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, to be the first to know when they are available! Little Hedgehog and Bebe discover a tunnel in Little Hedgehog's bedroom. Where does it lead? Will there be a mushroom throat lozenge factory at the other end? You'll just have to listen to find out. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all camel crickets living in your basement, all other species of crickets who enjoy audio documentaries about igneous rocks and science fiction trilogy novels, water skiing rabbits, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: Thank you Z, ESSIE, CAMILLE, MADISON, and SOPHIE! Thank you to SIMONE for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
May 16, 2021
Mr. Beetle's Story Time
0:25:14
Mr. Beetle has decided to host a weekly storytime for young bugs (aided by his friend Gwen, who has agreed to operate the music player in an effort to provide the perfect soundtrack). Hosting a live storytime turns out to be slightly more complicated than Mr. Beetle imagined. How will his story end? Will it make any sense at all? And how will the young bugs (and the one terrifying mouse) respond to it? Is Mr. Beetle destined to become a legendary storyteller? You'll just have to listen and find out. If you love this story, please share it with all elder beetles who are still following their dreams, any mice who cannot eat bugs due to a severe allergy, all opiniated bugs, and your friends. They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: OLIVER, CAROLINA, PEDRO, and CREDA! Thank you to LIZZIE for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more!
Apr 11, 2021
The Bird and the House
0:34:16
This is the story of a bird named Finch and a mysterious little wooden house in a tree. Will Finch ever meet the intended occupants of the house? You'll just have to listen and find out. If you love this story, please share it with all grackles with questionable expertise, any gnomes living in your basement, and your friends. They might just need a good story these days. Big People: if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: ZAIDA, NOAH, SOPHIA, VAISHNAVI, HARPER, KINA, JUNEAU, LEO, ZACH, RUBY, ORLIN, and PIPPA! Thank you to BOWIE for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Mar 07, 2021
A Walk In The Woods: A Bedtime Story for Kids
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Kip, a squirrel who lives in the forest, discovers that human people go for walks for no particular reason at all. They aren't collecting food or gathering materials for their big metallic birds. One day, Kip decides to go for his own "just because" walk. And when he does, he learns something he won't soon forget. If you love this story, please share it with all worms who despise ironing, any and all deer who wear glasses and rollerskates, frogs whose names you can't quite recall, and your friends. They might just need a good story these days. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: ZAINA, AVIVA, LAUREL, and ISAIAH! Thank you to OM for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director), to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Feb 07, 2021
Little Hedgehog and the Treehouse
0:24:01
Little Hedgehog and Bebe are back, and they are putting their architecture skills to the test. Will their new treehouse feature a helipad and a zero gravity tank? You'll just have to listen and find out. If you love this story, please share it with all fiddle-brandishing raccoons, anyone whose definition of dancing includes head bobbing, any and all foxes willing to sign "no eat" agreements, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: ALEX, CHRISTIAN, and GRACE! Thank you to BONNIE and LOTTA for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Jan 10, 2021
Frog and Salamander: A Comparison Story for Kids
0:29:22
Comparison...we all do it. Except me. I never compare myself to other people. Okay, fine, I do it too. But I'm trying not to! Listen in to hear how Frog comes to realize that all the energy he's put into comparing himself to Salamander - the most famous writer in Wormly Pond - might not be doing him any favors. If you love this story, please share it with all frogs in your life, anyone still using a typewriter, any and all salamanders with bestselling books, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: ORLI, SAMI, CALLIE, and her dad, PAUL! Thank you to ZEV for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Dec 20, 2020
Spider and her Plants: A Friendship Story for Kids
0:26:51
I think you are going to love this story. I know I say that a lot, but I really think you will love this one. It's a story about friendship, big feelings, the randomness in life, and things that are out of our control. It's about a spider and her dearest friends. ENJOY! If you love this story, please share it with all spiders you happen upon in your ceiling corners, all dogs with jangly collars, any and all people who use canes, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I'd LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: MAGGIE, GIA, LILA, IBRAHIM, EMMA, and AYDA! Thank you to OWEN for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Nov 01, 2020
Little Hedgehog and Bebe Under the Same Sky: Part Two
0:20:54
Part Two is finally here! Listen and find out what happens during Little Hedgehog and Bebe's time apart, as well as their exciting reunion! I hope you love it! If you love this story, please share it with all Mer-Hedgehogs you happen upon in underground caves, all talkative parrots with internet access, any and all exasperated dads, and your friends! They might just need a good story these days. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: GRACE, ELLIE, and CHLOE! Thank you to XOLA for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Oct 11, 2020
Lift Off On the Sleep Plane: A Sleep Train Story
0:30:36
The Sleep Crew is back with a new bedtime adventure for Lambden. Will turbulence and a hungry fox spoil his midnight journey? The only way to find out is to listen. ENJOY! If you LOVE this story, please share it with all storks with pocketwatches, any and all moose (short or towering), any sheep who have trouble sleeping--and also your friends, who might just need a good story. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: JAMIE, TIMOTHY, LIAM, CECE, ARIA, LEILA, and ROSA! Thank you to SOPHIA for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!! Visit my website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Sep 20, 2020
A Sofa Named Sheila
0:22:53
You can write a story about anything. It's true! This story is about a SOFA and...I really love it. ENJOY! If you LOVE this story, please share it with all talkative birds, any creatures of the night who might need a story to help them ease into their midnight naps, cats who need to be distracted from ripping apart their sofas, and...share it with your friends, too. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: OLIVER, AMABELLA, CYPRESS, and AARON! Thank you to LEIF for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Visit my recently updated website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Aug 30, 2020
Little Hedgehog and Bebe Under the Same Sky: Part One
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Little Hedgehog and Bebe are BACK! Find out what happens when they have to spend some time apart, something you and your friends may have some experience with these days. I have really missed telling you stories...so I found a way. During this strange time, I will be putting out new episodes when I can. They may not be on a predictable schedule. Thank you for your support and patience. If you LOVE this story, please share it with all mice that are in want of more fur, anyone named Jimberson, all wilderness enthusiasts, those who both live off-grid but also have an internet connection, and...your friends, who you may be missing these days. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: COHEN, EVELYN, MILLIE, HENLEY, AND LUCY! Thank you to ADEMILAYO for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Visit my recently updated website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Aug 09, 2020
Beeble the Caterpillar and the Big Change
0:23:21
Beeble is a regular old caterpillar, except for one tiny little thing: he has NO intention of going through the BIG CHANGE. Will Beeble ever turn into a big, beautiful - oof, a studio spider has just sent me another terse email. I must attend to this. You'll just have to listen to the story and find out. If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT with all caterpillars (especially those wearing boots) and with YOUR FRIENDS. Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: CORA and SOPHIE! Thank you to DAVID for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Visit my recently updated website, www.littlestoriestinypeople.com (lovingly designed by my in-house tech director) to see book recommendations, Little Hedgehog tees, my picture book, and more! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Apr 05, 2020
The Bedtime Socks
0:18:37
This story is perfect for BEDTIME. It's a little bit shorter, not a WHOLE LOT happens, and it is somewhat proven to deepen sleep (based on measurements using the sleep monitoring machine I just happen to store in my studio at all times). If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT with all raccoons you come across on during late night walks in the woods, all deer wearing roller skates (you will have to shout because they move real quick, people), and YOUR FRIENDS. Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: BEN, CALEB, LUKE, RIVER, and ANAIS LOU! Thank you to MORGAN for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! My picture book is available. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! You can also find links to purchase LSFTP t-shirts and stickers on my website. Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Mar 15, 2020
We All Fell In Too
0:29:12
This story is a follow-up to one of my most popular stories, We All Fell In. If you are new to the podcast, you may want to go back and listen to that episode first. This one is about FEARS but it is NOT SCARY. A new cast of characters accidentally falls into a deep dark hole...will they find a way out? Listen and ENJOY! If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT with all dachshunds, snakes, turtles, three-legged cats, tree crabs, mysterious bipedal creatures, oh and and share it with YOUR FRIENDS. Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: CALVIN, OSCAR, CLAIRE, ERIK, and ONA! I am STILL COLLECTING sound effects (and I never want to stop)! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to ESAI for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! You can also find links to purchase LSFTP t-shirts and stickers on my website. Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Mar 01, 2020
Little Hedgehog and the Time Capsule
0:29:18
Little Hedgehog and Bebe are BACK! Listen and find out what happens when they decide to create a time capsule to preserve treasures from the future days of yore. If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT with all crows, crickets, worms (both those who recite poetry and those who sing), oh and and share it with YOUR FRIENDS. Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: NOA, AILEY, PIPPA, SERAPHINA, MAJUÍ, UIARA, LILLY, LEON, RUBY, OLIVIA, HUGO, ABBY, NURI, CLARA, THEADORA, ADA, and EDISON! For this story, I put out a special request to those subscribed to my EMAIL LIST, asking for crow sounds. Make sure you are signed up for my email list so you don’t miss those types of special requests from me. I am STILL COLLECTING sound effects (and I never want to stop)! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to JADE for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Feb 16, 2020
Theo and the Speak Up Fairy: An Assertiveness Story for Kids
0:27:35
In this follow up to Vivi Finds Her Voice, the No Fairy is back with more sage advice (and ample exasperation). She has some side hustles these days and appears in this story as The Speak Up Fairy. Find out what happens when Theo ticks over from 102 to 103 times he WANTED to speak up, but DID NOT. If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT with all turtles, all creatures named Grimhilda, the DJ at your local line dancing club, fairies you run into at the market...OH AND YOUR FRIENDS! Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: JULIA, OSCAR, SHEPHERD, HUXLEY, and NICHOLAS! I am STILL COLLECTING sound effects (and I never want to stop)! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to ADI and DIVY for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, twitter @littletinystory, and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Nov 17, 2019
Herman and the Red Tape: A Frustration Story for Kids
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Our friend Herman is back with a new story about dealing with FRUSTRATION. But before we get to that, a STUDIO SPIDER has brought to my attention that there is an ISSUE with Herman. In this ridiculous episode, we come to terms with my fallibility and listen as Herman copes with an increasingly frustrating situation. All he wants to do is add an overhang above his door so he can listen to the rain. No big deal, right? If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT! Did your tiny person fall asleep while listening? Do you have friends struggling with their bedtime routines? SHARE THE LOVE. Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: VIDA, CORA, CHARLOTTE! I am STILL COLLECTING sound effects (and I never want to stop)! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to DASH for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! And thank you to IVY, the spider, for being a loyal listener and for pointing out my grave error. My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, twitter @littletinystory, and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Nov 03, 2019
Set Sail On The Sleep Cruise: A Sleep Train Sequel
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This is a SEQUEL to one of my most popular bedtime stories, All Aboard the Sleep Train! If you are new to the podcast, you may want to go back and listen to that story before you listen to this one. Lambden is back and this time he has the opportunity to be one of the first passengers on the brand new SLEEP CRUISE. All he has to do is bring a friend along with him. Nothing to it, right? Listen and find out! If you LOVE this bedtime story, please SHARE IT! Did your tiny person fall asleep while listening? Do you have friends struggling with their bedtime routines? SHARE THE LOVE. Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: NICO, OLIVER, and LILY! I am STILL COLLECTING sound effects (and I never want to stop)! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to ANNA for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, twitter @littletinystory, and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Oct 20, 2019
Little Hedgehog Goes on a Field Trip
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LITTLE HEDGEHOG IS BACK and she is thrilled to be going on a field trip with her classmates...and with her DAD, who had a list of other exciting things he'd planned to do that night. Will Little Hedgehog and Bebe's field trip go as planned? Will my guests have a more positive reaction to my stories if they sit in an extremely comfortable chair??? Listen and find out. Thank you to CLAIRE for providing the very creative idea for Little Hedgehog and Bebe's MURAL! Thank you to everyone who submitted a mural entry. I'll be posting on social media with the other beautiful entries I received. If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT! Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: ARIANNA, CALVIN, THEO, AARON, and CHARLIE! I am STILL COLLECTING sound effects (and I never want to stop)! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to EMELINE for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, twitter @littletinystory, and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Oct 06, 2019
The Moon's Side of the Story
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Welcome to SEASON SEVEN of the podcast! The Moon's Side of the Story lays out the long history of human technology, up to and including the moon landing. All of this is told from the MOON'S perspective. How will Moon react when the creatures that have been doing all the weird stuff down on the blue planet finally make their way to his surface? If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT! Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: LUKE, NED, GIL, and DREW! I am STILL COLLECTING sound effects (and I never want to stop)! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to FERN for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Follow me on instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, twitter @littletinystory, and facebook @littlestoriestinypeople.
Sep 22, 2019
A Giant Story: Part Two
0:25:37
Will the platewashers ever get to pursue their dreams? Will Julian ever win the regional cat show?! Find out in part two of A Giant Story! Friends, this is my last episode of Season Six. I will be taking a break for the summer to write new stories for you! But while I am gone, you have over 50 stories to enjoy. If you LOVE this story, please share it with a friend. If you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: ROSA, AMALIA, VOLEN, ZAIN, NOAH, and YAEL. You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to JACK for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com!
Jun 20, 2019
A Giant Story: Part One
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It's time for another TWO PART story! My first one (The Mistake Artist) was so well-received, and won so many awards - okay, not YET, but give it time - that I decided to tell you another one. A Giant Story is a thoughtful tale about a small person who gains the courage to quit his day job and pursue his dreams. But before he can do that, he has a steep mountain to climb. Figuratively; there are no mountains in this story. ENJOY! If you LOVE this story, please share it with a friend. If you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: MACKENZIE, MARYAM, GEMMA, MOSELLE, FELIX, KAYLIN, and REID! You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to HELEN and ISAAC for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com!
Jun 02, 2019
Little Hedgehog Gets The Sads
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Little Hedgehog is BACK and she is not quite...herself. This story is a lighthearted exploration of how our brains and bodies are connected. When Little Hedgehog falls ill, her enthusiastic demeanor is replaced with a dark cloud. Will Little Hedgehog get her sparkle back? Listen and find out. ENJOY! If you LOVE this story, please share it with a friend. If you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: ALAINA, GRACE, and NATALIE. You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to ZOE for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com!
May 13, 2019
Tad and Fish
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Tad and Fish is a sweet story about friendship that touches on the ways our brains can at times shield us from seeing what is happening right before our eyes. Enjoy! If you LOVE this story, please share it with a friend (NOT a goose!). If you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: NORA, BRIELLA, DIANA, SAGE, DREW, AMOS, LUKAS, TESSA, ZACH and LEO! You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to DERMOT and AMELIE for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com!
Apr 28, 2019
We All Fell In
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This is my FIFTIETH original story! I am so happy to share this endearing, somewhat ridiculous, story about a motley band of animals who find themselves at the bottom of a deep dark hole and have to work together to escape. I shall now go take a nap. 50 stories is quite a lot. If you LOVE this story, please share it with a friend OR any raccoons you encounter in your travels. If you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: LILY JOAN, KAYLIN, EVERETT, CLARA, BRITTON, and AILEY! You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. Thank you to INEZ for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book!
Apr 14, 2019
The Mistake Artist: Part Two
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We are back with PART TWO of this magical story. Hear how Em comes to see the beauty in her own imperfect artwork after a visit to Artiste's world of magical beings. ENJOY! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: GIL, ROSA, AYAANSH, GLORIA, RITA JADE, GEMMA, LUCY, GRAYSON, SERENA, and ZACH! You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story. Thank you to THEO for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! My two picture books, Little Hedgehog Goes to School and Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, are available right now! Find them at https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Mar 31, 2019
The Mistake Artist: Part One
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I am thrilled to share a brand new story with you after months of hibernating...er, daydreaming and writing. The Mistake Artist is my very first two-part story and I think you will love it. It features a little girl who is a bit of a perfectionist about her art, and a magical being who takes the girl's "mistakes" and showcases them as things of beauty in her faraway realm of magical beings. Tune in next time for part two of this story and hear how Em learns to reframe her mistakes as opportunities. If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: AYDA, NORA, EMMA, LILY, CHARLIE, GABE, GEMMA, and ZACH! You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story. Thank you to JIYU for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! Also, my books are available NOW. You can find Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com
Mar 17, 2019
Little Hedgehog's New Year REBROADCAST
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This is a rebroadcast from last year. ENJOY! Please take a moment to share LSFTP with friends, your local parents’ organization, or your favorite Facebook group! It is a great way to spread the word. Little Hedgehog is back with her BIG IMAGINATION. This time, she just can’t wait to attend the annual New Year’s Noon celebration. She’s looking forward to the fairies, the butterflies wearing hats, the rainbows, and the elephants. Listen to find out what really happens! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans! Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! I am always collecting sound effects to be used in future episodes, so please send them along by email. You can also find the LSFTP page on Facebook, and find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, and twitter @littletinystory. Check out my social media accounts to see animated videos, updates, and fan art. My first picture book, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, can be found here: mybook.to/littlefoxcantwait HAPPY NEW YEAR, EVERYONE!
Dec 30, 2018
The Gnome and the Seed: A Growing Up Story for Kids
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Happy Holidays, friends! This is not a holiday themed story, but it's a very sweet one about growing up and learning to set aside the search for perfection in life. ENJOY! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. I LOVE to see their artwork, stories, and anything else they'd like to share. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: RILEY and NORA You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story. Thank you to KENDI for helping me with the reminder at the beginning of this episode!!! Your child can help me too! Here are the lines: Remember, there are no pictures. You'll have to imagine the pictures in your mind. You can imagine them however you want. OK, here we go! Also, my book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book!
Dec 22, 2018
The Story Garden: A Creativity Story for Kids
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My first book is AVAILABLE NOW! Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E. How do you set down an idea? Can you put it on a table? Can you tuck it in your pocket? Today's story is about a little girl whose mind is alight with ideas, and who dreams of setting them down somewhere safe. Find out what happens in this magical story about the creative process. If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please send photos or recordings of it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: OLIVER, NOA, ALAINA, EMMA and DIANA You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your Tiny People making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story.
Dec 09, 2018
New Version: The Robot Who Had Feelings
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My first book is AVAILABLE NOW! Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E. LIMITED-TIME SPECIAL OFFER Order the book now and you are eligible to receive a big, FREE, personalized signed sticker to put in the front of your book - just like I signed it! After you order the book, email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com and tell me 1)The names for the sticker(s) - you can get one sticker for each book you purchase and 2) The address where I can send it. I will also include a little something I hope will inspire your tiny people to WRITE THEIR OWN STORIES!!! This offer ends NOVEMBER 20, 2018. (But honestly the idea of this being a hard deadline is SO SAD. If it's after 11/20 and you'd like a sticker please reach out and I'll see what I can do!) Today's story is a reimagined version of one of my most popular stories, The Robot Who Had Feelings! I am so thrilled to share it with you. Three of my favorite podcasters starred in this story: Eric O'Keefe (What If World), Chanel Tsang (Peace Out), and Sarah Rhea Werner (Girl In Space). Thank you so much to Eric, Chanel, and Sarah for being part of this story. Tiny People will love What If World and Peace Out; Big People will love Girl In Space. BIG THANKS to the listeners who provided sound effects used in the story: TESSA, THEO, LILY, RILEY, VIOLET, and HUXLEY. You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your Tiny People making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story. Music and Sound in today’s episode: “Rainbows” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Doh De Oh” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Fretless” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Dreamy Flashback” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Sneaky Adventure” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Breaktime” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Easy Lemon” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Airship Serenity” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 "Quick Transition" by Mike Pechter
Nov 18, 2018
Little Hedgehog Cleans Up
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My first PICTURE BOOK, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, is AVAILABLE NOW! Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E or you can visit my website www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! Our story today features LITTLE HEDGEHOG. I think you will love it. Thank you SO MUCH to CELESTE, LILY, and SHEPHERD for contributing sound effects used in today's story. You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your Tiny People making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story.
Nov 04, 2018
Zebra and Donkey's Halloween
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My first PICTURE BOOK, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, will be on sale November 4th! Take a moment to sign up for the email list at http://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com to be the first to hear about the book's release! And take a look at my social media pages to stay informed, too. Happy Halloween, friends! I'm here to share a VERY SILLY Halloween story, featuring mistaken identities, bad jokes, and a sweet friendship. ENJOY! I didn't have a chance to include listener sound effects in this story, but I am definitely still accepting them and I have received SO MANY GOOD ONES so far. You can send me your very own sound effect! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your Tiny People making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story.
Oct 21, 2018
A Hamster Named Bobo: An Adoption Story for Kids
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Our story today is about a tiny person joining a family as a toddler instead of as a newborn baby, in a foster care or adoption situation. Foster care and adoption can look so many different ways and this story depicts just one way it might look (from the perspective of a sweet little hamster, naturally). My hope is the story can convey some of the many feelings that family members experience during such a time and can spark a conversation about how families can grow. Thank you to the family of tiny people that inspired this story: REID, NOLYN, MILES, BLAIRE, and MASON. Today’s episode features wonderful SOUND EFFECTS from listeners GRACE, EVRYN, NORA, LUKE, BRIANNA, GLORIA, ALAINA, and SAGE. You can send me your very own sound effect. Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your Tiny People making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story. You can find my two picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books Sign up for my email list by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com
Oct 07, 2018
The Acorn: A Friendship Story for Kids
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Our story today is about a squirrel. Yes, another squirrel story. My equine guests are not exactly thrilled about that. The Acorn is a story about mistaken impressions and developing trust with new friends. And it’s also just fun. ENJOY! Today’s episode features wonderful SOUND EFFECTS from listeners Lily, Violet, and Serena. You can send me your very own sound effect. Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your Tiny People making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story. Please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show! (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) LITTLE HEDGEHOG T-SHIRTS are available! Go to the new ‘Shop’ tab at http://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com or you can head over to my Threadless store at http://littlestoriestinypeople.threadless.com to choose from two adorable designs. Thank you so much to everyone who has sent me their beautiful artwork and letters!!! I love to hear from my listeners. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can find my two picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Sep 23, 2018
Frog and the High Jump: A Pond Story for Kids
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Today’s story features a little frog who learns to overcome his fears so as not to miss out on worthwhile life experiences. Also, it happens to be a subtle exploration of the challenges of early parenthood. You know, for all the Big People out there. Today’s episode features wonderful SOUND EFFECTS from listeners NORA, EVRYN, and BRIELLA. You can send me your very own sound effect. Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your Tiny People making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! They might just hear their sound in a future story. LITTLE HEDGEHOG T-SHIRTS are now available! Go to the new ‘Shop’ tab at http://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com or you can head over to my Threadless store at http://littlestoriestinypeople.threadless.com to choose from two adorable designs. Make sure you are subscribed to LSFTP so you never miss an episode! Please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) Thank you so much to everyone who has sent me their beautiful artwork and letters!!! I love to hear from my listeners. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can find my two picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Sep 09, 2018
Little Bear Goes Over the Hill: A Story for Kids
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LITTLE HEDGEHOG T-SHIRTS are now available! Go to the new ‘Shop’ tab at http://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com or you can head over to my threadless store at http://littlestoriestinypeople.threadless.com to choose from two adorable designs. Today’s story is Little Bear Goes Over the Hill, in which we hear from some very vocal blueberries as Little Bear and his grandpa go on an adventure. Themes include friendship, patience, dealing with disappointment, and helping others. Make sure you are subscribed to LSFTP so you never miss an episode! Please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) Thank you so much to everyone who has sent me their beautiful artwork and letters!!! I love to hear from my listeners. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at http://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!!
Jun 10, 2018
Schools Out for Little Hedgehog: A Story for Kids
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LITTLE HEDGEHOG T-SHIRTS are now available! OMG. Big people, don’t worry - I speak in code about this in the actual episode. I’m fairly certain your tiny people will not know the words ‘merchandise’ and ‘protagonist’. If they do, I am super impressed! Go to the new ‘Shop’ tab at http://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com or you can head over to my threadless store at http://littlestoriestinypeople.threadless.com to choose from two adorable designs. Little Hedgehog is BACK for a school’s out episode. Little Hedgehog has big plans for summer break and she leads her dad and Bebe on a ridiculous adventure. Enjoy! Also, Mr. Eric from What If World appears as MR. HEEDGEHOG! Do not even think about confusing him with a hedgehog. He has 2 E’s in his name and he is quite proud. Make sure you are subscribed to LSFTP so you never miss an episode! Please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) Thank you so much to everyone who has sent me their beautiful artwork and letters!!! I love to hear from my listeners. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can find my two picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
May 27, 2018
Tiny People Speak: Part One
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Welcome to this special episode I’m calling TINY PEOPLE SPEAK:PART ONE! On this episode, you will hear listeners’ ideas for what Little Hedgehog should collect, in the categories of: things she can wear and items she can find in nature. Thank you to everyone who contributed! Enjoy! Make sure you are subscribed to LSFTP so you never miss an episode! Please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can also find the LSFTP page on Facebook, and find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, and twitter @littletinystory. Check out my social media accounts to see animated videos, updates, and fan art. The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! Music and Sound in today’s episode: “Monkeys Spinning Monkeys” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Cheery Monday” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Quick Transition“ by Mike Pechter
May 20, 2018
Tiny People Speak: Part Two
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Welcome to this special episode I’m calling TINY PEOPLE SPEAK:PART TWO! On this episode, you will hear listeners’ ideas for what Little Hedgehog should collect, in the categories of: all things sparkly and everything else! Thank you to everyone who contributed! Enjoy! Make sure you are subscribed to LSFTP so you never miss an episode! Please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can also find the LSFTP page on Facebook, and find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, and twitter @littletinystory. Check out my social media accounts to see animated videos, updates, and fan art. The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! Music and Sound in today’s episode: “Monkeys Spinning Monkeys” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Cheery Monday” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0 “Quick Transition“ by Mike Pechter
May 20, 2018
Vivi Finds Her Voice: A Story for Kids
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Today’s story is all about setting personal boundaries and using the word ‘no’ effectively. Vivi tends to say yes to every request from friends, leaving her feeling burdened and unhappy. With the help of a clever fairy, she learns how to assert herself in a kind way. Listen to the end to hear more of your voice memos! Make sure you are subscribed to LSFTP so you never miss an episode! Please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can find both of my picture books, Little Hedgehog Goes to School, and Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
May 06, 2018
Hope in the Garden: An Earth Day Story for Kids
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Make sure you are subscribed to LSFTP so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can find my two picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Apr 22, 2018
The Glowing Stones: A Friendship Story for Kids
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The Glowing Stones is about friendship and connection. There are times when things can get in the way of true connection with the ones we love, and this story explores how that can happen between best friends. This one is a bit more thoughtful and serious than some of my other stories. I hope you get something out of it. Enjoy! Tiny People, what should Little Hedgehog collect next?! It’s up to you this time. Please record a voice memo with 1. YOUR NAME, 2. YOUR AGE, 3. YOUR IDEA for what Little Hedgehog should collect. Then email it to me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. You might just HEAR YOUR VOICE on the podcast! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your artwork and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! Visit https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books/ to find my two picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School!
Apr 08, 2018
Brambleton the Ambassador: An Adventure Story for Kids
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Brambleton the beetle is back and this time he is embarking on a new (mildly) adventurous trip as his village’s ambassador. Themes include dealing with disappointment, empathy, responsibility, and facing fears. Tiny People, what should Little Hedgehog collect next?! It’s up to you this time. Please record a voice memo with 1. YOUR NAME, 2. YOUR AGE, 3. YOUR IDEA for what Little Hedgehog should collect. Then email it to me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. You might just HEAR YOUR VOICE on the podcast! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream, and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Mar 25, 2018
All Aboard the Sleep Train: A Bedtime Story for Kids
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Isn’t sleep the best? I believe it is and I’m sure you agree. Let’s convince all the tiny people of this, shall we? It seems that not all of them received the memo. This story features a little lamb who learns some habits that help him get more sleep. Obviously, this process involves a magical train ride. My tiny people already love this story and I hope yours do too. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. (Thank you to everyone who has done so already! I really have the best listeners ever.) I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! Visit www.littlestoriestinypeople.com to find my two picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School.
Mar 11, 2018
Herman Says Goodbye
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Goodbyes can be hard, and sometimes people (and animals) are a little bit in denial about them. Today’s story is about a little chipmunk who imagines a new life for himself, but his woodland friends are not quite able to say a proper goodbye. Themes include friendship, acceptance, and empathy. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can find the LSFTP page on Facebook. You can also find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople and twitter @littletinystory. Check out my social media accounts to see animated videos, updates, and fan art. The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!!
Feb 25, 2018
Little Hedgehog's Valentine: A Friendship Story for Kids
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Little Hedgehog is back, radiating love and friendship, for a special Valentine’s Day episode! Themes include friendship and dealing with disappointment. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans. Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!!
Feb 11, 2018
Little Hedgehog's New Year: A Silly Story for Kids
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Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friends, your local parents’ organization, or your favorite Facebook group! That is a great way to spread the word. Little Hedgehog is back with her BIG IMAGINATION. This time, she just can’t wait to attend the annual New Year’s Noon celebration. She’s looking forward to the fairies, the butterflies wearing hats, the rainbows, and the elephants. Listen to find out what really happens! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans! Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can also find the LSFTP page on Facebook, find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, and twitter @littletinystory. Check out my social media accounts to see animated videos, updates, and fan art. The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!!
Dec 31, 2017
Andre and the Elf: A Story for Kids
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Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friends, your local parents’ organization, or your favorite Facebook group! That is a great way to spread the word. Did you know not every elf works at the North Pole? It’s true. Some elves are self-employed and only take jobs they think are best. This story is about one such elf, Flumberton Cabbagesmith, who tries to help a boy who never seems to want any help at all. This story is really about learning to accept help when you need it, and being open to help when it is offered. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans! Please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can also find the LSFTP page on Facebook, and find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople, and twitter @littletinystory. Check out my social media accounts to see animated videos, updates, and fan art. The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!!
Dec 17, 2017
Bear's Big Sleep: A Thanksgivingish Story for Kids
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The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! This is a re-recorded version of Bear’s Big Sleep with better sound quality and production! Get in the Thanksgiving spirit with this sweet, rhyming tale about a bear whose friends help him prepare for hibernation. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans! I’d like to start sharing more of your anecdotes, so please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! You can also find the LSFTP page on Facebook, & find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople. Check out the FB for a special road trip video! Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friends, your local parents’ organization, or your favorite Facebook group!
Nov 19, 2017
A Door in the Floor: A Rhyming Story for Kids
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The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! A Door in the Floor is a mystery story for kids! It’s all about the power of imagination and children’s love of make-believe…and cheese. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans! I’d like to start sharing more of your anecdotes, so please email me (rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com) with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life You can also find the LSFTP page on Facebook, and find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople. Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friends, your local parents’ organization, or your favorite Facebook group! Also: SHHHH! Don’t tell the TINY PEOPLE. I have a confession to make. The little animals I give special thanks to at the end of each episode…well, they aren’t real. Shocking, I know. They are actually named after fans of the show! If you’d like to hear a “special thanks” given to an animal named after your child, email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com And find the new Kids Listen mobile app in the App Store! The app has so many high-quality podcasts in various genres for children of all ages. Check it out! Sounds used in today’s episode: “Hammering Nails, Close”, A .wav by InspectorJ of Freesound.org, https://freesound.org/s/406048/ “Manual Floor Sanding”, A .wav by PhilllChabbb of Freesound.org, https://freesound.org/s/249576/ “Distant Circular Saw” A .wav by kolczok of Freesound.org, https://freesound.org/s/198988/ “Rubber Hammer” A .wav by 13FPsanka_Tolar_David of Freesound.org, https://freesound.org/s/378698/ “1101 Clomping Boots_C.wav” A .wav by pushkin of Freesound.org, https://freesound.org/s/149948/ “Drill.wav” A .wav by LuannWepener of Freesound.org, https://freesound.org/s/326102/
Nov 05, 2017
Little Rabbit's Halloween: A Story for Kids
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The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! Happy Halloween, LSFTP listeners! Little Rabbit’s Halloween is a totally non-scary story about Little Rabbit’s disappointment when nobunny can seem to guess what he’s dressed as for halloween. Fans of the other Little Rabbit stories will recognize some recurring characters. Another Halloween story you may enjoy is Costume Parade by Cozy Corner Podcast. It’s a story and meditation for young children and it is about a girl receiving help from her friends in order to feel less scared attending a costume party. You can find it on your favorite podcast app! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans! I’d like to start sharing more of your anecdotes, so please email me with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! Email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find the page on Facebook, & find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople. Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friends, your local parents organization, or your favorite Facebook community! Find the new Kids Listen mobile app in the App Store! The app has so many high-quality podcasts in various genres for children of all ages. Check it out!
Oct 24, 2017
Larry's Secret: A Mouse Story for Kids
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The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! Larry’s Secret: A Mouse Story is another tale about our dear friend Mouse and his BFF, Larry. Story themes include friendship and dealing with disappointment. Enjoy all the cheesy jokes, my friends. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review wherever you listen to the show. I love to hear from my fans! I’d like to start sharing more of your anecdotes, so please email me with your stories and photos of how the podcast fits into your child’s life! Email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find the page on Facebook, & find me on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople. Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friends, your local parents organization, or your favorite Facebook community! Find the new Kids Listen mobile app in the App Store! The app has so many high-quality podcasts in various genres for children of all ages. Check it out!
Oct 14, 2017
Brambleton Says Yes: A Friendship Story for Kids
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The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter on www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! Brambleton Says Yes is a children’s story about a little beetle who learns to be more open to new experiences, but not until after he learns something about himself. Themes include friendship and self-acceptance. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to the show. Those reviews really help the stories reach more families and makes the podcast more visible in search results. I love to hear from my fans! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find the page on Facebook, or on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople. Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friends, your local parents organization, or your favorite Facebook community! Thank you to my middle child for providing duck sounds. Stay tuned after the episode for some extra silliness.
Sep 30, 2017
Ava Takes The Moon: A Rhyming Story for Kids
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The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter on www.littlestoriestinypeople.com for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! Ava Takes The Moon is another children’s story about BIG feelings and the lengths we may go to in order to assuage them. Why are so many of my stories about big feelings? Because our feelings impact every aspect of our lives, and tiny people are often overwhelmed and fearful of their own strong emotions. Why do people ask and answer their own questions? I’m not sure. It’s a very odd habit. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to the show. Those reviews really help the stories reach more families and make the podcast more visible in search results. I love to hear from my fans! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find the page on Facebook, or on Instagram @littlestoriestinypeople. Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friend, your local parents organization, or your favorite Facebook community!
Sep 16, 2017
Little Hedgehog Goes to School: A Silly School Story for Kids
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Little Hedgehog Goes to School is a perfect back-to-school story for your tiny people! Listen as Little Hedgehog finds out what really happens at school on her very first day. Also, I have TWO special guests today and they are my very own, very giggly, tiny people. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a rating/review on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to podcasts. Those reviews really help the show reach more families. I love to hear your feedback! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find the page on Facebook, or on Instagram @littletinystoriestinypeople. Take a moment to share LSFTP with your local parents organization or Facebook community! Also, take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter on www.littlestoriestinypeople.com and have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the upcoming PICTURE BOOK (yay)!!
Sep 02, 2017
Humphrey's Tree Falls Down
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Humphrey’s Tree Falls Down stars our friend Humphrey the squirrel in a rhyming story based on something that happened in my REAL LIFE! This is a story about a scary event told in a not so scary way, and it gently addresses how children (and adults) may process upsetting situations. If you’d like to see a photo of what really happened at my house when the tree fell down, I’ll be posting a photo on Facebook & Instagram (@littlestoriestinypeople). Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! Also, please do me a favor and rate & review the show on Apple Podcasts! Every review makes the show more visible in search results and allows more families to find the podcast. I love seeing your feedback and learning how Little Stories for Tiny People fits into your children’s lives. Thank you!!! Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friend! Whether it is in person at a playgroup, in an email to friends, or a share on social media, it truly makes a big difference! If you’d like your child’s name included in a special illustration at the back of the upcoming picture book (yay!), go to www.littlestoriestinypeople.com and sign up for the email newsletter!
Aug 19, 2017
Luisa Gets Messy
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Luisa Gets Messy is a delightful rhyming story about a fastidious little poodle who learns to love getting messy after spending a week with her carefree cousin. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode. I love to hear your feedback! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com and follow me on instagram @littlestoriestinypeople. Please take a moment to share LSFTP with a friend. If you’d like your child’s name included in a special illustration at the back of the upcoming picture book (yay!), go to www.littlestoriestinypeople.com and sign up for the email newsletter!
Aug 05, 2017
Mouse and the Great Rodent Bake Off
0:24:03
Welcome back for SEASON THREE of Little Stories for Tiny People! I am so happy to be back with a brand new story about our dear friend Mouse. Story themes include friendship and the importance of not giving up on challenging goals. Make sure you subscribe to the NEW EMAIL NEWSLETTER on the website www.littlestoriestinypeople.com! I’ll be emailing you only when I have real updates about the release of my first picture book. When you sign up, make sure you add the name of your child (or any special child in your life) to appear in a super special illustration at the back of the book! Also, include a quote from your child about LSFTP and it might just end up on the back cover. You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. Take a moment to share LSFTP with a friend who may be going on a road trip…or a trip to the grocery store, or a trip down memory lane…or…okay, I’m done!
Jul 23, 2017
Little Rabbit Helps A Friend: A Valentine's Day Story
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Our dear Little Rabbit is back in a special Valentine's Day episode about friendship. Listen as Little Rabbit helps a new friend adapt to life with an allergy of her own, just in time for the Valentine's Day party at school. I'm in the process of writing a new season of stories for your tiny people. In the meantime, I've loved getting emails from my tiny fans - nothing is more motivating than a message from a kid. You can reach me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. And as always, the best way to get the word out about the podcast is to share it with other parents. Thank you for your support as I work on the show! If you're looking for more podcasts for your tiny people, check out www.kidslisten.org. There are so many high-quality podcasts for kids of all ages! Check out the list of member shows to find them all.
Feb 10, 2017
A New Baby: A Sibling Story for Kids
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Today’s story is about welcoming a new baby into the family! Big brothers, sisters, and cousins will relate to Raymond’s gradual acceptance and excitement about becoming a big brother in this sweet story. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or on Twitter @littletinystory. Please take a moment to leave an iTunes review to help enable more parents to find the podcast, and please share LSFTP with your local parents organization or Facebook community!
Jul 16, 2016
The Robot Who Had Feelings: An Empathy Story for Kids
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Have your tiny people ever had BIG feelings? If they are anything like mine, they have them multiple times per day…sometimes multiple times per hour. Well today’s story is about FEELINGS and how all of us, including an endearing robot named Vincenzo, have to learn how to cope with them so we don’t go haywire! The Robot Who Had Feelings is the longest episode yet so it is perfect for a car ride or a date with a coloring book. Today’s episode also features my first REAL PERSON guest — my very own tiny person! You won’t want to miss hearing his froggy little four-year-old voice. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or on Twitter @littletinystory. Please take a moment to leave an iTunes review to help enable more parents to find the podcast, and please share LSFTP with your local parents organization or Facebook community!
Jul 02, 2016
The Sick Day: A Poem for Kids
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The Sick Day is a rhyming story about a child who wakes up feeling very sick but wants to believe she is well. She has big plans for the day that do not involve her being sick. As her Dad takes care of her, she begins to see the upsides of being a patient and the importance of getting her rest. This story also features Sophie the Sloth (aren’t sloths awesome?!) who turns out to have an interesting backstory. Enjoy! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com. Take a moment to share LSFTP with your local parents organization or Facebook community!
Jun 18, 2016
Elodie is a Superhero: A Special Needs Story for Kids
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Elodie is a Superhero is a sweet story about a little girl who is a superhero in more ways than one. Not only has she overcome a great deal throughout her life as a child with special medical needs, but she also has the ability to turn waiting time into Adventure Time! This story can spark a conversation with your tiny people about the various challenges many children face, as well as inspire them to bring imagination to those in-between moments throughout the day. This story was inspired by the podcast Bringing Up Betty (www.bringingupbetty.com) and the organization Tiny Superheroes (www.tinysuperheroes.com). Check out their websites for more information! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or on Twitter @littletinystory. Take a moment to share LSFTP with your local parents organization or Facebook community!
Jun 04, 2016
The Strange Story of Lindy Lou: A Rhyming Story for Kids
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The Strange Story of Lindy Lou is a magical story about a little girl whose hair grows very, very fast but who has never had a haircut. It may sound like a story about haircut fears, but it’s more about sibling relationships and bonds. Have your tiny people listen as Lindy Lou finds a way to finally face her underlying fear and finds new meaning in her magical hair. The story touches on sibling relationships, the importance of finding ways to be unique, and the need to identify one’s own true feelings. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com.
May 21, 2016
The Tap On My Shoulder: An Imaginative Story for Kids
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Today’s story takes place in the moments right after a little girl feels a tap on her shoulder, before she’s had a chance to turn all the way around to see who or what may have been trying to get her attention. Written in the first person, tiny people can experience Alex’s excitement right along with her as she imagines who might be on the other side of that tap. This unique story touches on the power of imagination; friendship; and finding magic in the everyday. Please take a moment to share this story with a friend who has a tiny person! And make sure you are SUBSCRIBED to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or reach me on Twitter @littletinystory.
May 07, 2016
Bear Wakes Up: A Rhyming Story for Kids
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Remember our friend Bear, whose friends planned a party to fatten him up before hibernation? Well, he’s back and he has just woken up after a long winter! Bear Wakes Up is a rhyming tale that touches on friendship; disappointment; insecurity; and our tendency to cover our hurt feelings with anger. Please take a moment to share this story with a friend who has a tiny person who loves stories! And make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or reach me on Twitter @littletinystory.
Apr 23, 2016
Henry Fell into a Book: A Reading Story for Kids
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Henry Fell into a Book is an imaginative story about a little boy who learns to read and falls (really!) into a new book. Fans of Little Fox Can’t Wait to Dream will recognize the story Henry falls into! Henry is also the first LSFTP character to have two moms. Story themes include the magic of reading and the value of children’s independent accomplishments. Please take a moment to share this story with a friend who would also like to instill a love of reading in their tiny person! And make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or reach me on Twitter @littletinystory.
Apr 09, 2016
The Birthday That Wasn't: A Fun Story for Kids
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The Birthday That Wasn’t is a fun, silly story about a little girl who excitedly counts down to her 6th birthday, only to discover that no one else seems to remember it’s her birthday at all! Listen as Avery comes to terms with her disappointment and later sees her family come through for her in a big way. Story themes include the importance of celebrations; patience; and family togetherness. Enjoy! Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or on Twitter @littletinystory.
Mar 26, 2016
Jamir Stands to the Side: A Story for Quiet Kids
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Jamir Stands to the Side is a hopeful, rhyming story about a little boy who is just a little bit quiet. It takes him a bit longer to feel comfortable playing with other children. The story follows him as he discovers a way that he can play with other kids without feeling limited by or hiding his quiet nature. This story is perfect for children who tend toward introversion, as well as children who may need help understanding why some friends (or siblings!) don\'92t feel comfortable jumping right in to social situations. Story themes include friendship; nurturing self-worth in children; the importance of empathy; and the power of art as self-expression. Please take a moment to share this story with a friend who may have an introverted/quiet child! And make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss a new episode! I love to hear your feedback and your ideas for future stories! You can email me at rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com, find our page on Facebook, or on Twitter @littletinystory.
Mar 12, 2016
Mouse Makes a Pizza: A Silly Story for Kids
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Welcome back for Season TWO of Little Stories for Tiny People! Today's story features one of your favorite characters, Mouse. This time, he has something extra special in mind for his best friend Larry. Story themes include the importance of friendship; generosity; and the importance of supporting loved ones' goals. You can visit the website at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com. Website updates are coming soon. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast on iTunes or your favorite podcast provider! And please take a moment to share the podcast with a friend!
Feb 27, 2016
The Car Ride Episode: Stories for Children
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Do your kids love hearing LSFTP in the car, but do you hate having to keep hitting play between stories? The Car Ride Episode offers several stories your kids know and love, conveniently strung together for an uninterrupted 43 minutes. You'll hear Mouse Bakes a Cake, Ruby Takes Her Time, Little Rabbit Can't Eat Clover, Grumbly Bear and Strumbly Bear, and Over the Swing. Enjoy! You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books Parents, please leave a rating/review in your favorite podcast app!
Feb 20, 2016
Bear's Big Sleep: BEDTIME Version
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This is the same Bear's Big Sleep you know and love, with quieter intro and exit music and no commentary before and after the story. Your tiny person can drift off into hibernation right along with Bear! You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books Parents, please leave a rating/review in your favorite podcast app!
Feb 20, 2016
Humphrey Wants to Nap: BEDTIME Version
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This is the same Humphrey Wants To Nap you know and love, with quieter intro and exit music and no commentary before and after the story. Enjoy! You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books Parents, please leave a rating/review in Apple Podcasts or your favorite podcast app!
Feb 20, 2016
Little Fox: BEDTIME Version
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This is the same Little Fox story you know and love, with quieter intro and exit music and no commentary before and after the story. Your tiny person can drift off to their own exciting dreams just like Little Fox! Visit www.littlestoriestinypeople.com, and find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Jan 19, 2016
Over the Swing: A Musical Kids Story
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Over The Swing: A Musical Story is the final episode of Season 1 of Little Stories for Tiny People. New stories will begin again on February 27! Please make sure you listen to "A Message to Parents" to hear all the important announcements about the podcast. This a fun and musical story about a little girl who takes a trip all the way over the top of the swing at the playground. Themes include collaboration, friendship, family ties, and the power of song. You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Jan 02, 2016
Grumbly Bear and Strumbly Bear: A Rhyming Children's Story
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Grumbly Bear and Strumbly Bear is a sweet rhyming story about two bears who can't imagine having anything in common, but who end up realizing they are not so different after all. Themes include the importance of having an open mind; friendship; and artistic expression as a way to reduce stress. You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Dec 19, 2015
Tiny Tooth Fairies: A Toothbrushing Tale
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Tiny Tooth Fairies: A Toothbrushing Tale is a playful original children's story that adds a new dimension to the tooth fairy mythology we all know. Toothbrush-resistant toddlers and small children may find motivation from the idea that tiny tooth fairies need their help getting home each night by hitching a ride on their toothbrushes. Story themes include sibling love, the power of storytelling, the upside of letting parents sleep, and the benefits of accepting help. You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Dec 05, 2015
Bear's Big Sleep: A Thanksgivingish Tale
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Bear's Big Sleep: A Thanksgivingish Tale is an original rhyming children's story about an anxious bear readying himself for winter hibernation and his loving friends who join forces to help him when he needs it most. Story themes include friendship, life changes, accepting help, and sharing. You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Nov 21, 2015
Little Rabbit Can't Eat Clover
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Little Rabbit Can't Eat Clover is a heart warming story about a young rabbit who discovers he is allergic to clover - one of his favorite foods. Children with food allergies will relate to Little Rabbit's struggles and to the unexpected silver linings he discovers about having to change his diet. Story themes: the importance of family and friends, adapting to unexpected life changes, and the upsides of being a little different. Be sure to share this episode with friends who have children with food allergies! You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Nov 07, 2015
Humphrey Wants to Nap: A Rhyming Bedtime Story
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Humphrey Wants to Nap is a rhyming story about the importance of friendship and the amazingness of naps. Perfect for the nap-resistant toddler or for older children who love a good story. You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Oct 24, 2015
Mouse Bakes a Cake: A Silly Story for Kids
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Mouse Bakes a Cake is a sweet story about a little mouse who bakes a cake for his grandmother's birthday. Story themes include the importance of friendship and 'it's the thought that counts' in gift giving. This is our silliest story yet and perfect for a car ride! You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Oct 10, 2015
Ruby Takes Her Time: A Kids Story About Siblings
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Ruby Takes Her Time is a delightful rhyming children's story about a little girl who -- like many toddlers and small children -- makes her way very slowly through the world, inspecting everything around her. Ultimately, the story is about Ruby's relationship with her brother, Howard, who comes to appreciate her and the differences in their personalities. You can find both of my picture books, Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream and Little Hedgehog Goes to School, by visiting https://www.littlestoriestinypeople.com/books
Sep 26, 2015
Little Fox Can't Wait to Dream
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Tiny People are sure to enjoy this sweet bedtime story featuring a little fox who just CANNOT WAIT to go to bed in order to have magical dreams! It may even inspire them to sneak off to bed early. If you LOVE this story, please SHARE IT! Many listeners around the world have learned about the podcast from a friend who loves it. And if you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! I am collecting sound effects from listeners! Just use the voice memo app on your phone, record your tiny people making a (recognizable) sound, and email it to rhea@littlestoriestinypeople.com! You might just hear your sound in a future story. My book is available NOW. Find it here: https://amzn.to/3DeLf6E Thank you so much to those who have supported my work by getting the book! Sign up for my email list at www.littlestoriestinypeople.com!
Aug 28, 2015