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Per la Santa Candelora se nevica o se gragnola

Per la Santa Candelora se nevica o se gragnola

Many Italian proverbs, especially regarding the weather, are associated with this day. One of the most popular sayings is, “Per la Santa Candelora se nevica o se gragnola, dell’inverno siamo fora, ma se è sole o solicello, siamo sempre a mezzo inverno” For the Holy Candelora, it it snows or if it rains, we are […]

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Hailstones si or no ?

Hailstones si or no ?

The weather forecast was not good, in fact it was terrible,   it talked of storms, high winds  and a meteorological condition that strikes fear in the hearts of every gardener  and farmer …. hail stones.  During the winter months hailstones cause little damage but this time a year they can be devastating.  In a few […]