Do you sing to your kids before bed? Did your parents sing to you when you were little?
I don’t remember if my parents sang to me, but some of my earliest memories are associated with music. Music was always playing in our house and I can mark specific times in my life by very specific songs. I hope to pass along a love of good music to my little ones. And though most people would discourage my singing (the voice is just not what I would hope), my little ones think I have a beautiful voice! I sing to my kids every day throughout the day, but I like for bedtime to be a little bit more routine. And I have a repertoire that includes a handful of songs.
I thought I would share our favorite modern lullabies for a new generation: