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Living History Podcast

Found mention of a reenactor podcast, “Living History Podcast”, on one of the email lists I follow. I haven’t listened to it yet but I have added it to my downloads.

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Hobby in Moderation

In digging through old entries in Livejournal I found this gem. I wanted to save this so I’m copying it here. – Me in 2019 At some point I think I fell out of love with the SCA. I’m still in the relationship.. and I still go through all the motions.. and I even enjoy myself.. but it’s no longer…

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Fishing Weirs

Primative British fishweirs http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/catalogue/adsdata/cbaresrep/pdf/074/07411001.pdf Basket weir http://www.le.ac.uk/ulas/annualreports/ar99-00/hemington/hemington.html Fish weirs on the Tâf, Towy and Gwendraeth estuaries, Carmarthenshire. http://web.onetel.net.uk/~rapanui/Fish_weirs/fish_weirs.htm

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The Proposal

For those of you who missed it.. Fearghus proposed to me during first court at 12th night.. and I said yes. I was head of court for Rolf and Aurora and had attendants setup for first court. I was sitting in the audience following along as court progressed (close enough to help if needed but far enough away that the…

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Chivalry

Virtues: Temperance Justice Honesty Courage Humility Loyalty Magnanimity Courtesy Largess Franchise Prowess Faith Article of interest: http://www.sca.org.au/chivalry/articles/Inigo_Virtues.html

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Henna

Free howto/patterns for henna: http://www.hennapage.com/henna/what/gallery/index.html Good inspiration for embroidery.

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Written Word

Irish 1100 tale.. http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/source/1100derga.html 1400 wills: http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/Research/Libr/Wills/Lbth/Lbthbook23.htm

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Glass Beads

http://www.sgb-midatlantic.org/how-tos.html http://www.corinabeads.com/ Scadian with sources: http://www.timelessbeads.com/

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Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts

Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts: http://www.kb.nl/kb/manuscripts/index.html Valerius Maximus, Des faits et des paroles mémorables 1400-1410 The Hague, KB, 71 E 68 http://racer.kb.nl/pregvn/MIMI/MIMI_71E68/MIMI_71E68_275R_MIN.JPG Three women kneeling in front of the statue of a queen: a woman (Lucretia) committing suicide by stabbing herself with a sword Bible Historiale The Hague, KB, 78 D 43 http://racer.kb.nl/pregvn/MIMI/MIMI_78D43/MIMI_78D43_037R_MIN.JPG Moses in his basket is found by the daughter…

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A whole year without an entry…

Wow. I swear I did stuff. I just didn’t write any of it in this diary. Jan. 7 2005 finished Yellow Cote Dress Feb. 15-22 2005 Estrella XXI. The warm, wet Estrella. March 2005 Made Sunshade number two April 2005 House warming shots party (he he he) May-Aug. 2005 On West royal court for Thorfinn and Geirdis June 2005 New…

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