The ancient origins of the Dog Days of Summer

Originally written on July 2021, updated 2022 According to popular folklore: “Dog Days bright and clear Indicate a happy year; But when accompanied by rain, For better times, our hopes are vain.” It sounds good…but what are the Dog Days of summer, exactly? And what do they have to do with dogs? The exact dates […]

The ancient origins of the Dog Days of Summer

Most of us don’t know the origins of the Dog Days of Summer, except we say this when it is hot and humid 🥵. Random Times went further and saw that this expression goes back, way back to the times before the Roman era. How far back and from what legends can be found in the article via link above. 🏖️☀️