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Product Review : Medieval Lantern

Posted on June 13, 2018 at 10:20 PM Comments comments (0)


There is something to be said about soft candle light that brightens up a room. It is soft, soothing and very welcoming. So, when I brought in one of our newest items a replica of a Medieval Lantern I knew I was in trouble because it was love at first sight.


This replica is fro...

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The Celtic Lady

Posted on June 11, 2018 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (0)

I have always been fascinated by ancient history and the past. I have wasted many an hour daydreaming of ancient civilizations. I tend to devour acarology news like it is going out of style. Every Dig, every find just giving us a brief glimpse as to what life may have been like for those remains we discover.


There is one discovery that...

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Beaker People replace Ancient Britons

Posted on February 21, 2018 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (0)

There is a fascinating new study that has just been published called the “Mammoth Study” released by Nature. In the recent BBC article, it states that this new study shows that the ancient peoples of Britain could have been replaced by “newcomers’ whom they called The Beaker People.


For those fascinated by Ancient Brit...

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What did Vikings Eat?

Posted on November 15, 2017 at 10:20 PM Comments comments (0)

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What Did the Vikings Eat?


We know little of the recipes from the Viking era, but know a lot about the ingredients the Vikings had at their disposal through archaeological excavations.


It is among others fo...

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A Brief History of Drinking Horns

Posted on June 14, 2017 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)

The story of the “Drinking Horn” is a long and fascinating one. Drinking horns have been around for at least 2,600 years but it is possible that they have been around much longer than that. During all this time, the drinking horns have gone from practical drinking horns to symbolic and representations of the hallowed past. They̵...

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Faolan, Forged Celtic Knife - Product Review

Posted on May 27, 2017 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)


My husband introduced me to the world of Bushcraft about 12 years ago and ever since I have been on a fast-paced learning experience that has shaped how I live now. Knives have always been a passion for me and I remember receiving my first bushcraft knife and how enamored I was ...

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Viking Hawk Refurbishment

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)

I have been long fascinated with ancient weapons, and have started to accumulate several for my own personal collection. Martial Arts and handling weapons is just part of our normal everyday household. I have always been partial to the Sword and Shield as my preferred weapon and my husband’s weapon of choice is the Axe and Shield.

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