Did Shakespeare Eat Acorns?

Did Shakespeare Eat Acorns?

Acorns are the topic this week. Make suggestions for episode topics, see exclusive patron's only content, and other bonuses when you become a member at That Shakespeare Life. Join Today! This website contains affiliate links. Today we’re going to explore the answers...
Dragons in Shakespeare’s England

Dragons in Shakespeare’s England

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Musk Sugar 16th Century Recipe

Musk Sugar 16th Century Recipe

Support the show and get access to special bonus content on Patreon. This website contain affiliate links. Musk Sugar appears in a recipe from the mid 1550s by Sir Hugh Plat where he tells you how to make a scented sugar for cooking. This recipe comes from his book...
Hobby Horse

Hobby Horse

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Laugh and Lie Down, 16th Century Card Game

Laugh and Lie Down, 16th Century Card Game

Laugh and Lie Down is a 16th century card game alluded to in Shakespeare's Othello. If you enjoy card games and especially card games from Shakespeare's lifetime, then this is the post for you! I'm going to show you how to play this card game straight from the life of...
Infant Formula in the 16th Century

Infant Formula in the 16th Century

Just like Shakespeare, our work is supported by patrons. Become a patron today. This website contains affiliate links. \Welcome to Episode 224 of That Shakespeare Life, the podcast that goes behind the curtain and into the real life and history of William Shakespeare....