10 Bedtime Story Starters
Low on inspiration for bedtime stories? 10 ways to get started when your kid wants to hear a tale
Keep it short and sweet
There's no need for an intricate story with lots of plot twists a la Lost -- small kids don't have long attention spans anyway, so pressure's off. Just follow this basic structure: problem, problem becomes a big problem, problem gets solved. And don't worry about repeating the same story you told last week -- often kids like to hear the same tales repeated.