Monday, January 25, 2010

Candlemas Day

On 2nd February is Candlemas Day-the Christian festival of lights.

This ancient festival marks the midpoint of winter, halfway between the shortest day and the spring equinox.

Weather Proberb

If Candlemas Day be fair and bright winter will have another fight.

Farmer's Proberb

"A farmer should, on Candlemas Day, Have half his corn and half his hay"