In LAST CALL the Birds and Bees are in the air & something’s in the H2O. At least it seems that way when everyone is pairing up & popping a kid out.
Today I am talking about the the stuff people ate back in the day. It often seems like Outlander’s Claire is quite fond of eel. Other items seem unpleasant or just weird. Un-comfort food anyone?
Some years ago while volunteering at the Tate House Museum in Portland, Maine, I learned of a beverage called flip. It was popular in England and the American Colonies in the 17th and 18th centuries. It seems we often come across names of beverages that seem odd when we read historical fiction or historic classics […]