Category Archives: castles

A little bit of nostalgia

Ah.. memories. The summer I was 12 and my brother 8, our dad went out and bought us Atari : Pong. It was a simple game, a small white dot bounced back and forth off of white bars that moved … Continue reading

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Why do we make castles romantic?

Why do we make castles romantic?  Castles, the home of choice in the 12th through 15th  centuries, were drafty, big, and the bathroom was a smelly hole. Taking a bath?  It took three or four servants, lugging pans of warm … Continue reading

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