It’s not seen as much in modern day: the medieval concept of community and trade. I’ve been thinking about this a lot in the past week or so, especially since my husband’s big reveal of his anniversary conspiracy. In the SCA especially, this community spirit is alive and well, and trading goods and services works […]
Well, I’ve gone and done it again; I’ve given myself a task that is going to end up being harder than it really has to be. The thing is, I got involved in a new embroidery project that, while not too complex, is turning out to be more involved than maybe it should have been. It’s […]
I admit it. I’m a wuss.
When it comes to anniversaries, my husband doesn’t fool around. Yesterday (two days before our five year anniversary) he surprised me with a commissioned Viking underdress, overdress, and apron dress. He also told me that there is a naalbinded hat waiting for me (it’s a type of Viking “crochet”), a veil coming, and a Viking […]
I had the perfect opportunity last night–a couple of times, actually.