Vile-Hearted Renaissance Peckerhead of the Month–September

  While doing research, I often come across fascinating tidbits or though-provoking morsels I want to share.  For example, did you know midwives would sometimes place chunks of nutmeg or cloves on a laboring woman’s thigh, reasoning that the baby would be attracted to the delicious scent and want to make its way into the world?Continue reading “Vile-Hearted Renaissance Peckerhead of the Month–September”