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Joël E. Crosby

I'm an entrepreneur, social media influencer and aspiring author.

8 Things You Did Not Know About The Dutch Province Friesland

#1: Friesland is about 2,315 years older than The Netherlands. The Frisii began settling in Frisia around 500 BC. In Roman times, Frisia comprised the present provinces of Friesland and North Holland. The Frisians lived on terps—which are man-made hills— and lived along a broader expanse of the North Sea coast. The Kingdom of The …

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Merry Christmas! The Dutch Gave You Santa Claus, You’re Welcome!

If you were to ask people where the legend of Santa Claus began, they’d probably start by telling you that the name “Santa” is merely a moniker for Saint Nicholas, a man who existed a long time ago and was renowned for his generosity toward children. We hear about Saint Nick in carols like Rudolph …

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Learn About The History of TheNederland.com

Hi! I’m Joël An entrepreneur, writer, influencer & founder of TheNederland.com, dedicated to create the best possible content for you! Being a half-American and half-Dutch young man with nothing more than passion, a laptop and a dream, I’m proud to have created a digital empire that touches thousands. Through my social media pages scattered across …

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