I'm not sure who originally said, "not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse."
According to Snopes, that is not true.
This mouse was stirring. He was making a batch of brownie batter...and stirring up a storm.
So there you have it. Another Christmas Myth and the real story behind it.
And by the way, his name is Blake.
Now I'm off to find out what else about holiday has been misrepresented....
See you tomorrow.