It's the longest day of the year for those who reside in the Southern Hemisphere and the shortest day of the year for those who live in the Northern. Here where I live (Colorado) the sun will rise today about 7:18 am and it will set approximately 4:39 pm.
It's fascinating to me that while I observe the shortest day/longest night of my year, my friends in Kenya will be observing the longest day/shortest night of their year! :)
Which group of forefathers is today about?
Any of you trace back to the Mayflower?
National Date Nut Bread Day
Here's a recipe to try