What can turn the happiest place in the world into a very sad one for a parent? Might it be because their child had a meltdown? Or maybe because they got stuck in California on one of the hottest days of the year? Or maybe because of food poisoning? No. I'm afraid it's something far worse.
When we hear the name Winnie the Pooh, the image that comes to mind is the golden yellow bear with a red shirt who loves honey. Unbeknownst to many, Winnie the Pooh is inspired by a real black bear from Ontario, Canada. In celebration of Winnie the Pooh Day, let’s backtrack and learn about the history of Winnie.