Inspired by my own experiences of hair loss, this blog seeks to explore the history of women’s hair. It will examine the following questions: Why is a woman’s hair so important to her? Why do… Read More »Hair-story is her-story: Women’s Hair History
I’d like to tell you about my 6x Great-Grandmother. A Dorset woman, accused by the local Vicar of being a witch. Was she malevolent or was she a victim of an abusive employer?
As a mother, historic attitudes towards pregnancy and childbirth, have always fascinated me. Recently, I researched a client’s ancestor – a woman who spent a lo