ST.URHO DAY! Mar.16- A FINNISH STATE HOLIDAY
Nancy J. Patrykus
ST.Urho DAY..... March 16th
then there is
ST.PATTYS DAY....March 17th
ST.JOSEPH DAY....March 18th
WHOOPIE..3 days to celebrate.!!!
It would be fun to set a table honoring all 3 Saints,with three ethnic recipes.
Trivia: He ran the grasshoppers out of
FINLAND,there by saving the
grape crops in FINLAND...LOL!
This IS a NATIONAL HOLIDAY!
THat day we wear green for the crops and purple fot the grapes..that were saved!
- please check out a few, finnish recipes on jap