How to Feast Like a Georgian: Delicate Muffin Pudding by Gina Conkle

How to Feast Like a Georgian: Delicate Muffin Pudding by Gina Conkle

    Christmas pudding was one of the most controversial foods in history. Really! The harmless dish is most often associated with desserts, and it also comes as heartier fare in blood puddings. But did people hotly debate the morality of pudding? Yes. The popular Christmas treat was served up readily in Medieval England. Christmas then took on Mardi Gras proportions. Think an excess of everything. Gambling. Sex. Drunkenness. Fun games...

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History Thursday: Peter the Wild Boy, a Georgian Oddity

Welcome to ‘History Thursday’ where you get quick historical flashbacks    “Peter the Wild Boy” — a Georgian era oddity Tweet Share   Do you love Rudyard Kipling’s ‘Jungle Book’? Disney’s much loved movie is based on Kipling’s tales of Mowgli, a wild boy of India. There’s also Edgar Rice Burrough’s ‘Tarzan’ of the African continent, another wild man...

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