In the first of my new regular series on royal mistresses from history I put Rosamund Clifford aka Henry II’s ‘Fair Rosamund’ under the Hisdoryan microscope. Now, Rosamund wasn’t the…

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At the start of 2019 I sat down and wrote my blogging goals for the year. One of these goals was to create a regular series of content for the…

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I can almost hear you say ‘Cecily Who?‘ Cecily Neville is an overlooked female figure in medieval history, despite being the mother of two notorious English kings – Edward IV and…

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A new year equals a new start – and a new planner! I love filling the pages of a blank diary with my plans for the forthcoming year. Especially the…

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There are two types of people in the world – the organised and the spontaneous. I am definitely the former. Therefore I was properly chuffed when the lovely people from…

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