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10 Worst Misconceptions About Medieval Life You'd Get From Fantasy Books

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These 30 Shocking Hygiene Practices From The Past Are So Gross They’re Funny…

Beds were covered in pests and even bird droppings. - Just as the floors of a peasant’s house could make them vulnerable to infection and disease, roofs were often thread-bare and could hardly protect beds from bird droppings.

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A Medieval kitchen. Wonder if this is the real thing or a reproduction? Not many survived the victorians intact.

Epic Medieval Snowball Fights

Epic Medieval Snowball Fights: Another detail from a fresco in Buonconsiglio Castle, c. 1405-1410.

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Medieval kitchen This gives me an idea.. Maybe I create an costume and persona for a Herbalist? just a though for Scarborough fair.

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