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A family day out to Castle Ward

Spring is on it’s way! It seems like winter has been here forever but there are signs that spring is coming.

On a dry Tuesday over half term we decided to go out and make the most of the Northern Ireland countryside and take a picnic along too. 292 more words


Guest Post- Improve Your Archery Technique through Nutrition

Excitiiiing~ This is a guest post by Erica Rascon, fellow blogger, archer, yogini, and writer of great posts about health and fitness. It is great to connect and collaborate on stuff like this, I hope you enjoy it as much as I did! 881 more words


History Channel: Bows vs Crossbows vs Guns

This is a pretty silly pop history demonstration- just what one would expect from the History Channel- but still entertaining to see the power of a heavy matchlock musket. 53 more words


Sir Roger William's Briefe Discourse of VVarre: To prooue Bow-men the worst shot vsed in these days.

Sir Roger Williams was a celebrated veteran of the 16th century wars in the Low Countries. In his book Briefe Discourse of Warre, published 1590, one discourse is titled “To prooue Bow-men the worst shot vsed in these days.” In an earlier discourse, Williams details why he considers the musket to be the best shot, superior to the smaller caliver and arquebus. 951 more words


The Omnibus Martial Peerage Movement: an Interview with Duchess Tessa the Huntress

Mistress Arianna of Wynthrope recently sat down with Duchess Tessa the Huntress to discuss the Omnibus Martial Peerage Movement.

Many SCA members were concerned when the Society’s Board of Directors decided at their January meeting not to create the Rapier Peerage that so many people were expecting. 2,400 more words

Kingdom News

Castle "Three-a-dore" is Go!

Once again the foe meet on the field at the Castle Theo d’Ore. The siege engines are rolling, troops set to march, archers prepared to take the line…. 313 more words


Dupe Alert!!

I went shopping today and couldn’t help but explore the makeup section in Boots. And boy was I in for a treat. Almost the entire section was on a 3 for 2 offer! 218 more words