Italian Traditions: the Three Days of the Blackbird

Blackbirds in winter

I Giorni della Merla, that is the three Days of the Blackbird. All those who traveled Italy, know that the last days of January are traditionally the coldest of the year. But who of you knows their story? Once upon a time, blackbirds were white Popular tales said that it all began with a quarrel between a white female Blackbird … Read More