The Medieval Surgeon

Last Thursday we here in the States celebrated Thanksgiving. It is my absolute favorite holiday. All of my favorite foods are served in one glorious meal. Naps are fully expected. And it is the one day a year when people are (in theory) more inclined to be thankful than critical. I have a lot to […]

The Medieval Vajayjay

Believe it or not, when I set out to write this post, I didn’t have vaginas on my mind. I had planned on doing a medieval health and beauty post. I had a lot of fun trying out recipes for medieval hair dye and hair scenting powder in the past. I figured I’d do something along those lines. […]

Stinky Hair and How to Avoid it Medieval Style

  If Yankee Candle came out with a new collection called Scents of the Middle Ages, chances are you wouldn’t be too interested. Why? Because at some point in your education, you have probably been told how disgusting everything and everyone in the Middle Ages smelled. Time to dispel some myths…partially. It is probably true that medieval […]

Medieval Hair Dye

  You know I’m dedicated to this blog, but I wasn’t about to trust the Middle Ages when it came to hair dye. Not with my hair. I’m not insane. Still, I wanted to try it out. I tried to con a few close friends into letting me do it to them. No luck. They’re […]