Skating on Lake Afton in Yardley this morning. Only 14 F / -10 c. Colder than we normally get in the Philadelphia area.
Pond Hockey this week in Lower Bucks County.
Celebrating Christmas and New Year’s with Grandpa, Scott, and Jillian.
“A Visit from St. Nicholas” aka “The Night Before Christmas” was first published December 23, 1823 in The Sentinel of Troy, New York. (Yes, that’s about 10.5 months before the founding of the Rensselaer School that later became Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.) Clement Clarke Moore’s inspiration for Santa Claus reportedly was “a local Dutch handyman as well as the historical Saint Nicholas.” And you thought the biggest folk hero that hails from Troy is Uncle Sam....
Visiting my friend Ben Leuzzi at Verona Sports Center at Christmastime.