Happy Birthday to…

the city of Philadelphia. Today, 337 years ago, in the area was known as New Sweden…William Penn crafted a treaty of friendship with Swedish Settlers and the Lenape Indians to form a city now called Philadelphia. Legend says this agreement was finalized under an Elm tree in what’s now a neighborhood called Kensington. Today, there are over 1.5 million folks (like me) that call it home. This city knows age is no barrier…the only limit is our imagination.

Schuylkill River in Philadelphia

Published by Carekid

random thoughts of all the fun, the pain and the problems of "caring more"

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