Failte in Gaelic means "Welcome" . Cead Mile Failte means "A Hundred Thousand Welcomes". We love these handcrafted, solid and sturdy signs made in Ireland of cast iron.
'Never dread the winter till the snow is on the blanket' i.e. there's no need to worry about the cold as long as you have a roof over your head.
P. Reilly, Co. Kildare